The Intra Borough Girls Basketball Championship Game between Dunmore and Holy Cross High Schools was held on Tuesday, Jan. 11th at Holy Cross. The Dunmore Lions Club sponsors the game to help defray its College Scholarship Program which is now in its 41st year of existence.
This year the Dunmore Girls defeated the Holy Cross Girls by a score of 66-22 to remain undefeated and remain the top-rated basketball club by the Scranton Times sport writers.
Dunmore players and Lions Club members include, front row, from left: Sophia Summa, Katie Capooci, Adriana Pacewicz, Sophia Talutto, Cadie Lewis, Sophia Mandarano, Allie Dempsey and Moriah Murray.
Back row: Lion Gino Tempest, Head Coach Ben O’Brien, Lucy Monahan, Morgan Quinn, Ciera Toomey, Tristan Canavan, Jahniah Laborde, Mia Blume, Assistant Coach Carrie Toomey, Assistant Coach Mike O’Malley, and Lion Leo Wentline Jr.
Members of the Holy Cross team that played in the Intra Borough Girls Basketball Championship Game are shown with members of Dunmore Lions Club, game sponsor.
Front row, from left: Alison Ross, Jenna Luciani, Krista Carachilo, Meghan McDonnell, and Abby Thompson. Back row, same order: Lion Gino Tempesta, Lily Butler, Giuliana Mazza, Molly White, Kaci Kranson, Caitlyn Bestrycki, Julia Goetz, Kaitlyn Farrell, Sarah Lyons, Head Coach Barry Fitzgerald, and Lion Leo Wentline jr.