The Oxford Golden Bears boy’s basketball team (above) played their way into the NSSAF provincial championship final on Saturday at Cabot High School in Neil’s Harbour Cape Breton, but lost 71-57 to North Colchester. File photo
PUGWASH - It came down to a battle between Pugwash and Oxford in the finals of the 2010-2011 NSSAF Division 4 girl’s basketball championship tournament, and in the end it was the Pugwash Panthers who clinched the title with a 57-41 win over the Oxford Golden Bears last weekend at Lockeport Regional High School.
Pugwash began their championship run on Thursday with an 88-47 win over Armbrae, and then on Friday they trounced Inverness by a score of 72-33 in the semifinals before winning the championship on Saturday.
Oxford kicked the tournament off on Thursday with complete and utter domination over North Colchester, beating them 86-16.
(For the full story, see the March 19 issue of The Citizen)