Girls Varsity Basketball · Girls Varsity Basketball beats Almont 43 – 30

43 St. Catherine of Siena Academy
30 Almont High School
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2 8   8
3 13   7
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A great team win for the Stars as they traveled out to Marine City to play in Cardinal Mooney’s Christmas tournament. SCA defeated Almont High School by the score of 43-30. The first half was a battle. The lead changed 9 different time during the first 16 minutes of play, however, SCA was on top 21-20 heading into halftime. The second half belonged to the Stars. A strong start to the second half set the tone for the remainder of the game. The Stars went on a 13-0 run to take a 34-20 lead. Almont then made a run of their own, scoring the next 7 consecutive points to narrow the margin to 34-27 to end the third quarter. Offensively, SCA showed great composure in the final 8 minutes of play, and defensively, only giving up 3 points solidified the win for the Stars.

Lizzy Turek led the team with 11 points. Gabby Green scored 10 points.

SCA will play in the championship game on Friday, Dec. 29 at 5:00 against Cardinal Mooney.