NPSS senior boys finish 1st, senior girls finish 7th, at Grande Prairie basketball tournament

The boys started off with a dominating win over Lacrete Lancers 81-45. In the second game things were a lot closer but the boys came out on top with a 74-70 with over the St. Josephs Celtics.

The win put the boys in the finals against the Peace Wapiti Titans. The team had their highest scoring output of the tournament as they cruised to the 88-72 victory. Enrique Fajemisin led the way with 33 points in the game and also took home the tournament MVP. Jake Chong was also voted a tournament all star.

On the girls side the team lost their first game against Glenmary 59-20. The team narrowly missed out on a chance to compete in the consolation final as they fell just short against Peace Wapiti 46-44.

As a result of the two losses the girls took part in the seventh place game and they defeated Peace River 47-20.

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