PAXTON, Mass: The Anna Maria Men's Basketball Team was victorious this afternoon against non-conference opponent Fredonia 74-62 while playing in the consolation game in the Utica winter tournament.
The Devils (0-9) had nine players score in the contest, while De'Quan Smith finished with the game high 21 points while coming off the bench.
The AMCATS (4-9) will open up the new year on a positive note after the win this afternoon. Mike Rapoza (Charlton, Mass) continues his double-double streak as he finished with 15 points and 19 rebounds. Angel Perez (Miami, FL) finished with a team high 19 points going 5-of-11 from the floor, with all coming from behind the 3-point line. Senior Sidney Limage (Randolph, Mass.) finished right behind Perez with 16 points and 9 rebounds. Junior Bobby Perette (Marshfield, Mass.) finished the contest scoring the fourth highest on the team with 14 points, to go along with his 5 rebounds and 3 assists.
Inside the Numbers
Shooting Percentage: AMC 41.3%, SF 38.8%
3-Piont Percentage: AMC 26.1%, SF 30%
Free Throw Percentage: AMC 66.7%, SF 57.1%
Rebounds: AMC 42, SF 32
Turnovers: AMC 18, SF 18.
Anna Maria will be back on the hardwood in the new year on January 4th at 2 PM versus Norwich. That game will mark the start of conference play for the AMCATS.