Bishop Mac runs away with OFSAA AA opener

HUNTSVILLE – The District 10 champion Bishop Macdonell Celtics opened the OFSAA provincial high schools girls’ AA basketball championship tournament with a one-sided victory Thursday morning.

The third-seed Celtics dropped the 18th-seed Havergal Gators of Toronto.

Bishop Mac led 21-4 at the end of the first quarter, 40-15 at halftime and 57-17 at the end of the third quarter.

Naomi Ganpo led the Celtics with 25 points while Ella Root had 12 for Havergal.

Bishop Mac advances to play the 14th-seed Nelson Lords of Burlington Friday at 10:30 a.m. Nelson lost 44-35 to the eighth-seed Cairine Wilson Wildcats of Ottawa Thursday afternoon.

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