After a crushing loss to the Walnut Grove Gators in Friday’s AAA provincial semi-final, the Abbotsford Panthers senior girls team bounced back on Saturday with an 82-74 win over Semiahmoo in the third place game.
The Panthers were led by player of the game Sienna Lenz, who scored a game-high 33 points. Her younger sister Marin Lenz added 31.
Also in the senior tournament, Abbotsford’s Yale Lions finished 11th overall.
The Yale Lions junior girls basketball team dropped the third place game to Mount Baker 52-41 to finish fourth in the province.
Yale Jr girls finish the season 4th at provincials!! Kyleigh getting 1st team allstar!! So proud of their amazing season. They played their hearts out this past week, it was gut check for lot of the girls with injuries and still playing. @YaleBasketball @YaleLions @AbbyNews pic.twitter.com/6s74fpqjk5
— Chris White (@vankam3) March 4, 2018
Abbotsford’s St. John Brebeuf Bears placed 11th overall in the junior tournament.
Walnut Grove took home top honours for the junior girls.
For more results and reaction from the event, read Wednesday’s print edition of the Abbotsford News.
Photos by: Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News