By Jay Leon Guerrero
The U15 Guam Team opened up FIBA Oceania Tournament against a juggernaut Australian Team that made a statement 136-35 win Monday night at the UOG Calvo Field House.
Nine players from the Aussie youth team scored in double digits in a balanced scoring attack. Harrison Beauchamp and Ryder Cheeseman scored 19 points apiece to lead Australia.
Guam had a tough time against the Australian defense, committing 32 turnovers. Guam will face another powerhouse team on Tuesday, going against New Zealand at 7 pm.
Lynnwood Colin Baker and Noah Tenorio led Team Guam with eight points. Tenorio grabbed a team high seven rebounds.
Other Monday Game: FSM 89, NMI 68; New Zealand 104, Samoa 44
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