Bout review : Montréal Smash Squad vs Les Duchesses de Québec, August 4th 2012
Date: August 4th 2012
Venue: Aréna St-Louis
Team A: Montréal Smash Squad
Points: 1st period: 57 / 2nd period: 30 // Final score: 87
Best jammer: Crack Her Jass
Best blocker: Rude D. Tootoot
Most valuable player: Tabarnouk
# of power jams: 8
Team B: Les Duchesses de Québec
Points: 1st period: 109 / 2nd period: 84 // Final score: 193
Best jammer: Swing la Bacaisse
Best blocker: Betty Shocker
Most valuable player: Betty Shocker
# of power jams: 6
What advantage did the winner have?
This was a much improver Duchesses! The walls were solid, defense was together, and there was strategy. A giant step since Beast.
What did the losing team do really well?
The agility of the skaters after less than a year with MTLRD was terrific. Greatness does rub off.
What was the bout’s deciding moment?
Les Duchesses really took advantage of the power jams given to them, often scoring 15-20 points.
When did the winner take the lead for the last time?
Approximately ten minutes into the bout.
How many lead changes were there?