essex rebels game preview vs hemel storm
essex rebels game preview vs hemel storm

GAME PREVIEW: Essex Rebels vs Hemel Storm

March 28, 2024

Get ready for an intense rematch this Saturday as the Essex Rebels D1 men face off against the Hemel Storm in a high-stakes showdown at the Essex Sport Arena.

The Essex Rebels are preparing for a fierce showdown on home court as they prepare to host the Hemel Storm in a highly anticipated rematch in NBL Division 1. After suffering a tough loss to Hemel just last weekend, the Rebels are determined to turn the tables in front of their home crowd.

In the previous encounter, the Rebels found themselves trailing early as Hemel took a commanding lead in the first quarter. Despite early challenges, the Rebels showed resilience to get back into the game. Led by Trey Chapman (19 points & 9 rebounds) and Kyron Martin (16 points), who delivered standout performances, the Rebels efforts came short in the closing minutes of the game losing to Hemel 90-81.

Now, with the memory of their recent defeat fresh in their minds, the Rebels are laser-focused on securing victory on their home court. With the support of their fans behind them, the Rebels are determined to show their true potential and seek revenge. However, with the regular-season title race heating up and every game crucial, it is not just about revenge, the Rebels are fully aware of the significance of securing a victory against Hemel Storm in order to keep their title chances alive.

Coach Norfolk commenting on the game, stated:

“We are looking forward to being back at the Essex Sport Arena. The match up against Hemel will be an exciting one. It went down to the wire at their place last week and no we have a chance to bounce back at home. We will need to continue to be disruptive defensively and play with the same tempo offensively”.

Get ready for an unforgettable showdown as the Essex Rebels go head-to-head against Hemel Storm, ready to leave their mark on the court and keep alive their championship aspirations.

Join us at the Essex Sport Arena and get behind your Essex Rebels! Let’s come together as one and back our team as they look to make history.

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