The Intra Borough Girls Basketball Championship Game between Dunmore and Holy Cross High Schools was held on Jan. 16 at Dunmore High school. The Dunmore Lions Club sponsors the game to help defray its College Scholarship Program.
This year the Dunmore Girls defeated the Holy Cross Girls by a score of 47-33 to remain undefeated in Division III and remain the second-rated basketball club by the Scranton Times sport writers.
Pictured above are the DHS team and members of the Dunmore Lions Club. Front row, from left: Ciera Toomey, Cadie Lewis, Lion President Sam Sebastianelli, Head Coach Carrie Toomey; Ana Pacewicz, and Maddie Valvano.
Back row, same order: Assistant Coach Mike O’Malley, Lucy Monahan, Allie Dempsey, Leena Conte, Tristan Canavan, Jaclyn Brown, Cailey Waters, Amanda Dempsey, Sophia Talutto, Lion Renee Iezzi, and Lion Gino Tempesta, event chairman.
Members of the Holy Cross Girls Basketball team are shown in front row, from left: Mia Scalese, Emma Luciani, Madison Porter, Head Coach Barry Fitzgerald, Lion President Sam Sebastianelli, Alison Ross, Trista Chickeletti, Abby Thompson, and Julie Walsh.
Back row, Assistant Coach Bob McCormack, Emma Scalese, Addison Flannery, Ava Schmidt, Megan Hassaj, Sadie Shedlauskas, Giuliana Mazza, Jenna Luciani, Chloe Mendicino, Shelby Hartland, Lion Renee Iezzi and Lion Gino Tempest, event chairman.