De Forge, Skerovic Lead Wisla Past MKB

06 December 2006

Wisla Can Pack pulled off an upset victory by defeating MKB Euroleasing 78-66.

Wisla’s guard combination of Anna De Forge and Jelena Skerovic keyed the victory.

Jelena Skerovic (Wisla Can-Pack Krakow)
Jelena Skerovic had 19 points for Wisla.
De Forge finished with 20 points, nine of which came during a pivotal second quarter spurt.

Up 30-29 at the 7:24 mark, De Forge shot Wisla into a comfortable lead. 

The sharp-shooter hit three-three pointers during an 11-0 spurt as Wisla opened up a 41-29 advantage.

They would never trail afterwards.

MKB fought back from down 16 in the fourth quarter to make it a seven-point game with 1:19 remaining.

But De Forge put to rest any thoughts of a comeback by hitting a jumper and Skerovic hit a three to ice the win for Wisla.

Skerovic  had a solid game with 19 to go along with six assists.

Ivana Matovic led MKB with 16 points.

The victory comes as somewhat of a surprise. 

Entering play, the Polish based outfit had just one victory, while MKB had four wins.

Follow Us On Twitter

Like Us On Facebook

Bourges, FRA
Moscow, RUS
Namur, BEL
Schio, ITA
Istanbul, TUR
Brno, CZE
Salamanca, ESP
Gdynia, POL
Pécs, HUN
Sopron, HUN
Valencia, ESP
Kaunas, LTU
Verkhnyaya Pyshma, RUS
Mondeville, FRA
Valenciennes Cedex, FRA
Krakow, POL
Prague 7, CZE