The Syosset Braves boys basketball team had no problem defeating the Roosevelt Rough Riders 78-65 Saturday in a non-league matchup at Long Beach High School.
With the win the Braves improve to 3-1 on the season, while Roosevelt drops to 1-3.
Mohammed Kassamali and Dan Cappetta combined to score 28 points for the Braves in the victory, while Jake Laine added nine points and Mike Friedman chipped in with eight. Roosevelt's Matt Hutchinson led all scorers with 18 points.
The Braves look to continue their two-game winning streak Monday night when they'll face Hewlett at home at 7:15 p.m. in a non-league matchup.Team 1 2 3 4 F Roosevelt 13 24 14 14 65 Syosset 17 22 18 21 78 Syosset Top Scorers Points Mohammed Kassamali 14 Dan Cappetta 14 Jake Laine 9 Mike Friedman 8 Roosevelt Top Scorers Points Matt Hutchinson 18 Terrance Greer 13 Shaquille Ware 11 Shaquille Hanson 8