Severn, MD (October 27, 2012) - The Bay Area Shuckers won their final exhibition game over Da Hoopers 148-116 Saturday night to finish the preseason 2-0. For the second week in a row the Shuckers were led in scoring by Fahreed Cheatham; this week with 31 points. Terry Hosley (Parkville/Maryland Bible) tossed in 25 points, while Gus Chase (St. Frances) scored 22, Kevin Green (Patterson/Maryland Bible) added 16, and Danny Thompson (Mount St. Mary's) contributed 13 points. Cody White led Bay Area with 10 rebounds, while Thompson grabbed nine and Cheatham eight. Mike McKenzie (Meade) led the Shuckers with seven assists and Hosley added six. Thompson also led the Shuckers with five blocked shots, giving him ten in two games, while Hosley had five steals.
On Pick Your Seat Night, Fans were also treated to performances by the Bay Area Shuckers Dance Team, several contests, and giveaways.
The Shuckers tip-off their regular season on Saturday, November 3rd at the North Jersey Pros at 7:00 PM, before traveling to Martinsburg, West Virginia on Sunday, November 11th at 4:00 PM to take on the West Virginia Monarchs. Their home opener is scheduled for Saturday, November 17th against the NoVa Hawks at 7:00 PM at the Kilby Center on the campus of Annapolis Area Christian School in Severn, Maryland.