Busy Day In High School Sports
At CKSS, the UCC Lancers grabbed the Red Feather Junior girls soccer title, edging the CKSS Golden Hawks 1-0 in penalty kicks. Sammi Vlasman shut the door for the Lancers in the shootout.
On the hard court, Hailey Newman had 13-points for the Blenheim Bobcats, helping her school jump out to a 2-0 start to the LKSSAA Senior Girls ‘A’ schedule, as they defeated the Lambton-Kent Cardinals 27-23. Pain Court also stayed perfect early in the year, beating Tilbury 28-15, paced by Danielle Lucier’s 14-points.
Also in Senior Girls ‘A’ basketball, Ridgetown hosted St. Francis Xavier of Sarnia, controlling the game and claiming a 33-12 win. Adrianna Long had 10-points in the win, while Meredith Goldhawk and Carly McVicar each had 8. Chatham Christian also hosted a Lambton opponent, beating North Lambton, who are Forest’s high school, led by Amy Koomans, who scored 13-points.
At the Senior Girls AA-AAA-AAAA level, Bridget Carleton scored 21-points, and Ashley Jackson had 10-points for the John McGregor Panthers, as they beat Sarnia St. Patrick’s 45-39.
In the 12-man senior football league, the Wallaceburg Tartans tied Sarnia St. Patrick’s 10-10. The UCC Lancers defeated CKSS 21-10