Sabres Under 16’s player Luke Cleary leads all Vic Metro Scorers after five games at the Australian Junior Championships being held these school holidays in Perth, Western Australia.
Vic Metro sits on top of Pool A with a perfect 5-0 record, having defeated Queensland South (4-1) 93-74, behind Cleary’s 18 points.
Luke started slowly for the tournament, scoring eleven in his first match and just five points in his second before breaking out for 18 v. Northern Territory, 17 v. Tasmania, and then 18 in the Queensland South game.
Luke is averaging a team high 13.8 points whilst shooting 60% from the field, including 50% (5 of 10) from the 3 point line. He is also contributing all over the court, averaging 5 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 3.4 steals for the highly favoured Vic Metro squad.
Vic Metro remain the only undefeated team in the competition, with the final preliminary round match being played today against the host Western Australia team, who have 3 wins and 2 losses.