The Glenboro Panthers came up a win short of a provincial A/AA high school junior varsity boys’ basketball championship on Saturday in Dominion City.
The Panthers finished second after falling 50-35 to the Ross L. Gray Raiders in the final. Reid Gillis and Matt Klassen of the Panthers were named tournament all-stars, along with Ethan Kramer of the Killarney Raiders, who beat the Gimli Lakers 63-43 in the third-place game.
Meanwhile, at the provincial A/AA JV girls’ basketball championship in Morris, the Neepawa Tigers fell 57-44 to the Grandview Comets in the final. Lina Gordon and Danielle Hanke of Neepawa were named tournament all-stars along with Jamie Sherritt of the Souris Sabres.
The Sabres beat the Ross L. Gray Raiders 56-49 in the third-place game.
At the provincial AAA/AAAA JV basketball championship in Winnipeg, the Virden Golden Bears fell 63-50 to the Westwood Warriors in the consolation final.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition March 17, 2014