Grad/Fac/Staff Men's Basketball Spring 2003

TOC Inc.

(Alphebatical): Martin Burry, Richard Callender, Christiaan Heijmen,
Donald Lenze, Arthur Monteiro, Brian Petersen, Aaron Snow,
Hakeem Springer, Richard Vachet

Championship Game Summary
TOC Inc. 49, Tenacious D 38

Tenacious D faced off against TOC Inc in the grad/fac/staff final. Tenacious D advanced to the final by defeating PSE 52-46 while TOC Inc, with only four players, nipped Last Carroll 54-51 in the other semifinal. In the championship, with emotions high from the start and scoring at a premium, both teams settled into a tough defensive game. At the 10 minute mark of the first half, TOC emerged with a 12-8 lead. TOC's Richard Vachet went to scoring at will and often from three-point land so his team could lead 25-17 at the half.

In the second half, TOC opened up its biggest lead of the game and led 34-20 with fifteen minutes left. Tenacious D countered with a 10-4 run to cut the lead to 38-30 with just under eight minutes to play. Regrouped after a timeout, TOC's Vachet continued to hit three pointers down the stretch to seal the 49-38 win. For Tencious D, Jeff Armstrong led the scoring with 20 points. For TOC Inc, Vachet led all scorers with 31 points. Teammates Martin Burry and Donald Lenze added 8 and 6 points, respectively.

Tenacious Defense

(Alphabetical): Jeffrey Armstrong, Brian Blanchard, Jeffrey Johns,
Michael Siciliano, Frank Taormina, Jeffery Vogel, Bruce Young