November 20, 2023 – The Santa Fe Saints entered last weekend’s Best Western Gateway Grand Classic undefeated. DME Academy and the Gulf Coast State College Commodores stood in the way of a perfect season.
Friday’s game against DME Academy gave the team and its supporters hope. The back-and-forth battle ended with the Saints dominating the fourth quarter to end with a 72-62 victory.
Saturday’s match against the Commodores brought the Saints’ undefeated season to a halt. Ranked #2 nationally in the NJCAA, the Commodores grabbed an early lead and did not let go. They overwhelmed the Saints’ best efforts, inflicting a 97-72 loss.
The Saints have time to recuperate and grow. They return to host DME Academy on Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m.
Come support the Santa Fe Saints at the SF Gym, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville. Admission is free for SF faculty, staff, students and retirees with SFID.
Keep up with the latest news and scores at https://www.santafesaints.com/.