Chinook School Division sports report
The Shaunavon Silhouettes and the Herbert Laurels captured the SWAC senior basketball league titles. Congratulations go out to the Herbert boys along with their coaches David Choi and Ryan Gunstenson. They hosted the Shaunavon Shadows in the final on March 9 and won by a score of 72-61. High scorers for Herbert were Frank Meyers with 21 points and Kurt Roberston with 18. The Shadows were led by Nixen Voll with 22 points and Jordan Voll with 14.
Congratulations go out to the Shaunavon Silhouettes and their coaches Tim Miller, Paige Island, Jaelee Guenther and Paul MacNeil. The Silhouettes hosted Gull Lake on March 10 and won by a score of 50-37. The Silhouettes top scorers were Cassie Nicolson with 18 points and Hannah MacNeil with 11. The Lady Lions were led by Shianna Wedrick with 12 points and Karin Roen with 10.
The Southwest had numerous basketball teams hosting or on the road for SHSAA conference play on March 13/14. This is the first level of playoffs on the road to the provincial championships - HOOPLA, which is being held in Saskatoon on March 27/28.
Congratulations go out to our conference champions - Herbert girls, Shaunavon girls, Shaunavon boys and Swift Current Comp girls! Also thanks to our three hosts on the weekend - Frontier girls, Maple Creek girls and Swift Current girls. Below is a list of our teams and results. Those teams advancing will go to SHSAA regionals which is the second level of play: 1A girls at Frontier:
In the first game, Herbert defeated Frontier 56-18. This put Herbert in the final against Rockglen. Herbert won the title 80-49 and will now advance to regionals. 1A boys at Rockglen:
The Herbert boys won their first game over College Mathieu 84-32. This put them in the final against a very strong team from Coronach. The Laurels lost 96-81 but will still advance to regionals. 2A girls at Gravelbourg:
Gull Lake girls lost to LCBI (Outlook) 48-32. The Shaunavon Silhouettes beat Gravelbourg 62-30. The final saw Shaunavon defeat LCBI 44-40. The Silhouettes won the title and will now advance to regionals.