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Slovakia Extraliga: David Godbold leads Prievidza to semi finals in Slovakian play off series

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In the Slovakian Extraliga the series between Prievidza and Levice went to a fifth game on Friday 23 of March. After Prievidza trailed 2-1 in the series they rallied to win the fourth and fifth game in the series to advance to the semi finals of the Extraliga. The decisive game in Prievidza was the end of an intense series in which Levice really put some pressure on the squad of coach Johan Roijakers. At the half Prievidza was trailing 33 -35 and in the third quarter Levice managed to extend their lead to 48 – 51. The intensity of the whole series came to an explosion in the fourth quarter when Prievidze rallied to take the lead and clinch the victory and the spot in the semi finals. Prievidza was lead by Cory Pelle 23 points and Scorers1st client David Godbold who posted 16 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assist. On march 28 the semi finals start where Godbold and his team will face Nitra.

You can view the fifth play off game between Prievidza and Levice when you click this link:

Extraliga Playoff Round 1 Game 5: Prievidza – Levice

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Written by giantinthepaint

March 25, 2012 at 3:53 pm

David Godbold with strong performance in Slovakia: Player of the day on gameday 8

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US Guard/Forward has been doing it all for his team Prievidza so far since signing with the squad of Head-Coach Johan Roijakkers for the 2011/12 season.

Averaging 14.4 points, 7.9 rebounds, 3.1 assists in 32 minutes per game with shooting percentages of 53.5 % from the field and 35.5 % from 3 point-range, Godbold has his team sitting on top of the standings in the Slovakian ExtraLiga with a 6-1 record after 7 games.

In his last game David recorded a double-double collecting 32 points and 14 rebounds in 106-95 overtime win over Vahostav-Zilina. This stat line paired with the win made David Godbold the Player of the Day for GameDay8 awarded by Eurobasket!

Written by giantinthepaint

October 28, 2011 at 8:18 pm