Fittingly Scorpions grabbed the biggest win in the opening round of games on Day One of the new season by beating Saints 46-14.
The game was played at the Eusbett Court in Sunyani following extensive media sessions prior at the venue.
A 10-3 third quarter win for Scorpions proved to be the game changer as Saints stayed close to the game leader’s right from jump ball.
Scorpions edged Catholic University 6-5 in the opening quarter and ended the half with a 13-6 lead before blowing by the tertiary side in the second half.
Saints went scoreless in the fourth quarter as Barracks run off to a 17-0 score to record the emphatic victory.
Title contender Suncity Braves beat LIR 41-39 to start the season on a winning note; the 2015-2016 Champions scraped to a win despite the best efforts from LIR.
Defending Champions University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) clinched a 35-17 win over Desert Rabbits.
By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter