Kenzie Albert led the way with 22 points as the Vincent Massey Vikings beat the Neelin Spartans 65-42 in the Brandon High School Basketball League varsity girls’ semifinal on Thursday at Massey.
Brianna Doerksen scored 15 points and Sara Synk had 13 in the win for the Vikings. Marly Pellerin recorded 11 points and Milaina Nachtigall notched 10 for Neelin.
The Vikings now face the Crocus Plainsmen in the best-of-three league final. Game 1 is at Crocus on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
In the varsity boys’ semifinal, the Plainsmen beat the visiting Spartans 76-51.
Ryden Hargreaves led Crocus with 18 points as Brett Furmidge and Tilkisew Gebeyehu had 13 apiece.
Ben Slomiany dropped a game-high 21 points for Neelin, with Levi Kanski chipping in eight.
Crocus hosts Massey in Game 1 of the championship series Tuesday at 7:45 p.m.
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