(Pictured above: Members of the St. Lawrence Secondary School senior boys' basketball team pose for a group photo Friday after winning the EOSSAA Senior Boys' A Basketball Championship.)
St. Lawrence Secondary School Wins
EOSSAA Senior Boys’ A Basketball Championship
February 27, 2017 (Cornwall, ON) – The Upper Canada District School Board is proud to announce that the St. Lawrence Secondary School Saints won the EOSSAA Boys’ Senior A Basketball Championship.
“The Saints took the title for the second straight year by defeating the Carleton Place High School Bears 51-47 on Friday,” said an exuberant Coach Jamie Carr. The victory, before a home gym crowd, earned the senior Saints their third straight trip to OFSAA next month.
Carr stressed the victory was a true team effort with six of the Saints each posting six or more points. Qasim Ali was named Player of the Game after draining 15 points to help the Saints to victory.
The OFSAA Boys’ A Basketball Championship will take place March 5-8 in Windsor.
About the Upper Canada District School Board: The Upper Canada District School Board is the largest public school board providing education in the Lanark, Leeds-Grenville, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, and Prescott-Russell counties. It serves more than 26,000 students and is comprised of 85 elementary and secondary schools.
Posted February 27, 2017