Schio Blow Out Polkowice Early

12.01.2012

EUROLEAGUE WOMEN

21. Cheryl Ford (Beretta-Famila )
Cheryl Ford led all scorers with 17 points and added 15 boards on an impressive night

Beretta Famila Schio romped to victory over CCC Polkowice in Italy on Thursday night in EuroLeague Women Group B.

Cheryl Ford was impressive, scoring 17 points and hauling in 15 rebounds for Schio as they claimed an 85-67 victory.

The Italians led by as many as 30 points in the third quarter and thoroughly outplayed the team from Poland.

Maurizio Lasi's team reeled off the first five points of the game and never turned back, building a 16-6 lead by the end of the first quarter.

Liron Cohen had seven points in the opening frame for Schio.

The hosts were on top 39-20 at the break and in complete control.

Schio improved to 5-5 with the victory and now have a two-game lead over UNIQA Euroleasing Sopron (3-7).

CCC Polkowice fell to 3-6 but still have three games to remaining.

The top four sides from the three groups, and the two best fifth-place teams qualify for Round 2.


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