Mountaineers sink Vikings in women’s cage tourney

Rachelle Abella scored 15 points to power Mohawk to a 65-61 win over the host St. Lawrence Vikings in their first game at a women’s invitational basketball tournament in Kingston on Friday (Jan. 7).

Joanna Brown had 12 points, while Alisha Mills added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Mountaineers.

The next action for Mohawk will be Saturday at 7 pm, when the Mountaineers will tip-off against Nouvelles Frontieres from Gatineau, Que, 45-43 winners over Loyalist in their first game.