February 25th: A little over a week ago Lancaster Catholic came away with a two point win on their home floor over Cocalico. Fast forward to Thursday night and a rematch in the Lancaster Lebanon League Tourney Semifinal. The game was expected to be just as hard fought and close as the first. Catholic came out in the rematch game on a mission. The Crusaders defense was smothering all night, especially in the paint. After a quick start, Lancaster Catholic played solid mistake free basketball the rest of the way and came away with a 46-29 win over Cocalico. The victory put the Crusaders in the L-L Tourney Championship game Saturday going for a fourth straight title vs Hempfield.
Catholics floor general Freshman Mary Bolesky led a balanced Crusader scoring attack with 11 As usual, Cocalico’s standout Hannah Custer was their leading scorer with 15.