24 May 2007

Tall Ferns drop third game

10:43 am on 24 May 2007

The New Zealand women's basketball team has lost its third straight match to Japan in Tokyo.

For the third straight day the Tall Ferns got away to a slow start, down 25-13 after the first quarter, before losing 68-52.

Angela Marino again top the scoring for the New Zealanders... she and Kate McMeeken-Ruscoe scored 8 points each.