Gaels crush Crusaders
BY SEAN BRAY Sports Editor Wrapping up the junior boys basketball season last week in Williamstown, the GDHS Gaels scored a decisive 56-20 win over the Char-Lan Crusaders.
For the Gaels, it was just their third victory of the season to go against five losses. Meanwhile, Char-Lan dropped to 2-6 and out of the playoff picture.
The junior playoffs were
scheduled to open yesterday ( Feb. 17), with quarter- and semifinal play, though results were not available at press time.
The SD&G championship final is set for Friday, Feb. 20, to be hosted by the top seed remaining.
St. Lawrence completed the season perfect (8-0), followed by Holy Trinity (7-1), La Citadelle (6-2), Tagwi (5-3), L’Heritage (53), and GDHS (3-5) as the playoff qualifiers.
In the Feb. 11 game, the Gaels were led offensively by Dove Rickard (20 points). Top scorer for Char- Lan was Nicholas Danaher (6).
ROLL UP TO THE RIM: GDHS’ Xaavian Ali elevates for a shot in junior boys basketball play, as Andrew Emard of Char-Lan looks to defend.