In an impressive display of skill and cleverness, basketball fans were thrilled to an afternoon of high school game at the YMCA gymnasium on Broad Street, Monrovia.
Playing with strength, speed and drills, Haywood Mission basketball team, led by Salim Kamara played ball to the cheers of many at the gymnasium.
Their opponents were A. M. Fofana High School. The game was interspersed with thrills and drew much applause from the packed crowd of students.
The second game yesterday was between St. Matthew and Monrovia College. It was an outstanding and St. Matthew won the game 40-20 points.
The third game saw B. W. Harris losing to St. Peter under two points, 26-24 points.
The games continue today at the same venue with A. M. Fofana vs. Haywood in their return encounter; Trinity United Methodist versus Len Miller and Ist AGM will go against Worldwide Mission in the third game.
The tournament will resume on Tuesday, July 7: Raymond Kofa vs. SDA-SJR; Monrovia vs. St. Matthew and CD Academy vs. R.C. Lawson.