Isaac Askwith leads Arrows to top
City of Leeds 56 Encon Derbyshire Arrows U16s 98
The Encon Derbyshire Arrows scored an impressive win over Leeds which will keep them at the top of the division with a critical 5 games left in the season. The Arrows led 27 – 10 at the end of the opening quarter as they welcomed back guard Isaac Askwith from illness and this was the foundation of this vital 98 – 56 win. Isaac Askwith had 21 points in the first half before finishing with 25 overall. The Arrows now have an overall record of 14 – 1.
The Arrows burst into life after an even start as they put together a 13 – 0 blitz which saw them end the quarter ahead 27 – 10. Isaac Askwith had 10 points and set a high tempo for the Arrows.
The second quarter saw Leeds much more on form taking the quarter 16 – 15 but the Arrows have proved defensively sound all season and still led 42 – 25 at the interval.
The Arrows were at their dominant best in the third quarter taking it 22 – 9 which allowed them to have a relaxed final quarter as they moved to a 98 – 56 victory.
The Arrows remain at the top of the league with 5 games to play.