The top ranked Oakville Sheridan Bruins kicked off the back half of their Ontario Colleges Athletic Association women’s basketball season with a convincing 85-34 win over Algoma Thunderbirds. The Bruins were led by Samantha Scull who posted a double-double with 32 points and 12 rebounds, while Donisha Young chipped in 22 points to move the Bruins to 7-0 on the year.
Niagara handed Humber just its second loss on the year as the Knights defeated the Hawks, 58-50.
Whitney Jackson scored 16 points for the Knights in the win, while Rebecca Dietrich of Humber scored 15 in a losing effort. The Hawks bounced back later in the week, defeating the visiting Thunderbirds, 56-46. Dietrich was once again the top scorer for the Hawks with 10 points. Lara Stilin of Algoma scored a game high 15 points in the loss.
The St. Clair Saints showed a balanced attacked as they defeated the Niagara Knights 65-59. The Knights top scorer was Kaitlyn McKenna with 16 points.