High school varsity basketball teams get off to strong starts

Published on Tuesday, 27 December 2022 07:42

The DRCSS varsity boys basketball team got its season off to a solid start claiming the B-side championship at the Sanford Early Cat 16 Team Tournament.

Following an 81-69 first-round loss to a strong St. Maurice club, the Clippers rebounded and did not look back. The DRCSS team took charge in their final three games, defeating Grandview/Gilbert Plains 83-65, downing Stonewall 85-38 and beating the home team Sanford 49-38 in the B-side final.

Varsity girls

The DRCSS varsity girls basketball team brought home third place at its first tournament of the season, the Crocus Plains tournament.

The local team won its first game against Vincent Massey 61-32. With a short bench, they fell to Neelin 38-53 in the semifinal. The team then played Warren for third place and won 52-31. Tazz Genik was named a tournament all-star.

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