Josh Brody started the game off with six points for the Sting. But, both SAR and Flatbush fought hard defensly, forcing multiple turnovers early. The first quarter was back and forth and was tied 10-10 at the horn.
Flatbush came out pushing the pace in the second quarter, going up by six at one point. However, SAR kept their composure knocking down a pair of threes, along with some trips to the line to take the lead going into halftime 25-21.
The Sting came out of halftime on fire, going on a 7-0 run to start the second half. Irwin Azar led Flatbush with a little run of their own, but SAR kept getting out on the break, extending their lead to 46-31 at the end of the third quarter.
The Falcons started the fourth quarter on an 8-2 run to cut the lead to 9, but SAR made adjustments during a timeout and ran away with the game. The Sting’s pace and shooting was too much for the Falcons to handle. The final score was 65-43 SAR.
With the win, SAR will face TABC on Sunday at 2:30 PM at the Max Stern Athletic Center, while Flatbush will go to the Tier I consolation bracket and face Shalhevet on Sunday at 8:30AM at the TABC gym.