Junior cagers chase girls’ tourney title at Mohawk


Eight junior girls basketball teams will compete for bragging rights at Mohawk College’s Mountaineers Kick off Classic tournament this weekend (Sep. 26-27).

Hamilton schools Sherwood, Westmount, Sir Allan MacNab and St. Jean de Brebeuf will be joined by Our Lady of Lourdes and Bishop Macdonnell from Guelph, Waterloo Collegiate, and Holy Trinity of Oakville.

The tourney begins Friday at noon with Sherwood playing Lourdes at the Fennell Gym. At 1.30 Westmount meets Waterloo,followed by MacNab and Bishop Macdonnell at 3 p.m. Brebeuf and Holy Trinity will complete the first round at 4.30 p.m.

Losing teams will go into the consolation bracket with winners staying in contention for the championship. Friday’s
games will continue at 6 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.

Play resumes on Saturday at 9 a.m. The consolation final will be at 3 p.m., followed by the title game at 4:30 p.m.