National League - 10th Day
Shlomi Peri ,12/27/2005
Afula, Holon and Netanya created a three-way in the top, as Ramla and Petah-Tikva dropped from the race for the meantime. Important win for Kiryat Ata, with a triple-double from Younger.

League Standings

Maccabi Petah-Tikva 63 - Hapoel Holon 76
A very important road win for Holon, led by Alex Carcamo (22 points) and Adi Pereg (21) who played last season for the home team. Clyde Jordan led the losing side with 14, Lifshitz added 11.

Elitzur Kiryat Ata 94 - Beitar Binyamina 85 (After overtime)
Kiryat Ata finally wins one, which gives them a little air in the bottom. Raz Menashe scored a game-high 27 points, but the MVP was Tony Younger who had 23 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists. Tick Rogers had 22 for the visitors, Yaniv Vingrad added 21.

Younger. Triple Double & Win

Elitzur Netanya 83 - Elitzur Ramla 80
Very important home win for Netanya, who stops Ramla's run and buy their way in the top. Tony Washam tallied 20 points and 13 rebounds for the winners, Rod Nealy had 24 in a losing cause.

Lev Hasharon 88 - Maccabi Ashdod 91
A thriller in Ashdod. The home team led by 2, with 9 ticks to go. Tari Monroe missed two foul shots, but Lev Hasharon turned the ball over. Ashdod nailed a three, stole it once again and scored the game winner.

Monroe scored 30, Ochanina added 14 and Zahavian 11. Johnny Parker had 20 for the disappointed home team, Golan and Mazliah added 15 each.

Hapoel Gilboa/Afula 93 - Hod Hasharon 84
Gur Porat continues to take Afula to the top, this time with a 21-point, 11-rebound effort. Hall added 19, Brenner 18 and Dadon 14 and 10 assists. Nelson Richards led the losers with 26, Yagel added 25.

Hapoel Givatai'm 94 - Rosh Ha'ain 103
Very disappointing home loss to Givatai'm, who got 34 points from Patterson and 22 from Yoav Ber. Lipperman scored 32 for the visitors, Brundy added 24 and Saudai 18.

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