(Pictured above: The Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School intermediate girls' basketball team poses with their championship banner.)
CCVS Raiders Win 2017 Upper Canada Cup
Intermediate Girls’ Basketball Title
April 13, 2017 (Perth) – The Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School Raiders are the 2017 Upper Canada Cup Intermediate Girls’ Basketball Champions.
The Raiders defeated Brockville Collegiate Institute 26-25 on Tuesday to take the title at the tournament, hosted by Perth and District Collegiate Institute.
“The girls were ecstatic about the victory,” said Raiders’ Coach Jeff Gibbs. “They won through a combination of strong defensive play, key rebounding, and relentless effort.”
Mackenzie Woods had 17 points in the final and Meera Anderson drained a foul shot to break a tie in the final 30 seconds of the game to secure the school’s first championship banner at the tournament.
Tuesday’s tournament attracted regional championship teams from Perth and District Collegiate Institute, Rideau District High School, Brockville Collegiate Institute, Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School, Tagwi Secondary School, and North Grenville District High School.
Posted April 13, 2017