Strong fourth quarter key to Vikettes' victory
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The ARHS senior girls Vikettes basketball defeated the Miramichi Valley 78-57 in the finals of their six-team invitational basketball tournament Saturday at ARHS. Other teams included the Central Kings Gators, North Nova Gryphons, Dartmouth High Spartans and the Charlottetown Rural Raiders. Members of the Vikettes are (front, from left): Ashley MacEachern, Danielle Young, Lauren MacEachern (back, from left): Mia Furlong, Lauren Chitty, Hannah Beland, Ryanne Belyea, Alexa Thompson, Taylor Chitty and Madison Bennett.
AMHERST-The ARHS Senior Vikettes basketball team rolled to a 78-57 victory over the Miramichi Valley Pulamoos in the finals of their two-day, six-team senior girls tournament on Saturday at Amherst Regional High School.
Entering the fourth quarter, the Vikettes clung to a 48 to 45 lead over the Pulamoos, outscoring them 30-12 in the quarter to win the finals by 21 points.
ARHS guard Lauren MacEachern was named the Vikettes' player of the game.