October 6, 2016
The first of the two quarterfinals series started on Thursday as 4th place Mayaguez hosted 5th place Manati to start the 1-1-1-1-1 best of 3 series. The late signing of Becca Tobin was key as she helped form a solid import duo for the hosts in the 75-65 win while the visitors tried to quickly integrate new import Jewel Tunstull into their rotation.
Mayaguez vs. Manati 75-65 MAY Tobin 21/11r Batiz 18 Thompson 17/18r Prim 16/7r Figueroa 2 Powell 1 Barrientos 0 Gonzalez 0 MAN Martinez 18 Shields 16/10r Garcia 16/8r Gonzalez 5 Tunstull 4 Bermudez 4 Delgado 2/6a Pinero 0 Sanchez 0 Acevedo 0
October 7, 2016
The other series started on Friday with 3rd place Aguada hosting 6th place Santurce. Kayla Thornton had another terrific game, but it was not enough for the visitors, who fell 74-70 as they try to get new import Mariah King up to speed immediately. For the hosts, Ali Gibson and the contingent of former Oregon State players led the way as the teams headed out immediately for the next game on Saturday.
Aguada vs. Santurce 74-70 AGU Gibson 20/7r Bright 16/11r Hunter 14/13r Melendez 13/9r Munoz 6 Marquez 3/7a Emmanuelli 2 Rodriguez 0 Frias 0 SAN Thornton 30/16r Salaman 17 King 11 Gonzalez 6 Placido 3/7r Diaz 3 Rosa 0 Montes 0 Cosme 0