SUMMERSIDE – Two longtime rivals will meet in the championship game of the Three Oaks Senior High School Sweetheart basketball tournament on Saturday afternoon.
The host Three Oaks Axewomen will take on the Colonel Gray Colonels at the Three Oaks gymnasium at 3 p.m. Both teams advanced by winning their respective semifinal games in the senior AAA girls-calibre tournament on Saturday morning.
Three Oaks, led by 16-point efforts by Julie Campbell and Charlotte Thompson, defeated James M. Hill 72-45 while Colonel Gray topped Amherst 73-38. Jada Yeo led the Colonels with 13 points.
James M. Hill and Amherst will meet in the third-place game at Athena Consolidated School, also at 3 p.m.
In other games Saturday morning, the Bluefield Bobcats beat Miramichi Valley 48-37, and the Charlottetown Rural Raiders downed the North Nova Gryphons 68-63.