Akheel ‘Smally’ Boyd topped the preliminaries at the Basketball 3×3 Shootout Mix at the Pan Am Juniors on Thursday evening. Moments after the team was awarded the win against Dominica, the Stories of Success point guard reached 5 baskets, ahead of Hermann Arvizu of Mexico and Benjamin Carranza of El Salvador into 2nd and 3rd respectively.
The finals of the Mixed Shootout will take place on Sunday. Trinidad and Tobago will next play El Salvador at 6pm Friday evening and the Dominican Republic from 7:30.
Note: Mikhail Phillips has replaced Jelani Valley who was unable to travel with the team.