Koratty, 14th August, 2016: Alapuzha, Thrissur, Kottayam, Eranakulum in the girls division and Alapuzha, Kottayam, Eranakulum, in the boys division, entered the semi-finals of the 33rd edition of the Kerala State Youth Basketball Championship for Boys and Girls here at the twin floodlit indoor basketball vourts of Little Flower HSS, Koratty on Sunday.
In the girls quarter-final matches, Alapuzha girls scraped past Thiruvananthapuram 69-66, to meet Thrissur who had defeated Idukki 73-58. Kottayam made easy work of Kannur, defeating them 30-20 to meet Kozhikode who had defeated Eranakulum 64-40.
In the boys quarter-final matches, Alapuzha defeated host Thrissur 73-58 to make the semi-finals against the winners of the Idukki and Pathanamthitta game. Erankulum had an easy victory over Thiruvananthapuram (64-40) to meet Kottayam, who defeated Malapuram 60-25.
Scores of Day 3 of the 33rd Kerala State Youth Basketball Championship
- Alapuzha 73 (Amalrgahu 39) bt Thrissur 58 (Christo Sabu 21, Antony Varghese 17)
- Eranakulum 64 (Shaun Louiz 27) bt Thiruvananthapuram 40
- Kottayam 60 (Shanzil Muhammed 15, Muhammed Salid12, Chacko C Sion 9) bt Malapuram 25
- Kozhikode 63 (Aswathi C P 15, Adhiti 10) bt Eranakulum 36 (Reeshma 19)
- Alapuzha 69 (Jayalakshmi 15,
Neethu S 15, Aiswaryanath 13) bt Thiruvananthapuram 66 (Sreekala R 30)
- Kottayam 30 (Ann Mary Zacharia 8) bt Kannur 20
- Thrissur 73 (Lakshmi Klalu 18, Sandra 17, Festy P Jose 11) bt Idukki 48 (Olivia T Shaibu 34)
- Thrissur Vs Alapuzha
- Kottayam Vs Kozhikode
- Kottayam Vs Ernakulum
- Alapuzha Vs Winners of Pathanamthitta and Idukki