This match up did not disappoint as planned. Carondelet with the home court advantage took on Cardinal Newman. In the first few minutes of the game, Cardinal Newman got off to a great start as Carondelet struggled to connect on the offensive end. As the game went on both teams settled in and the action picked up. Down to the wire with 40 seconds left on the clock, senior Brianna Simonich (Carondelet) hits a tough floater to put them up 47-46. With 30 seconds remaining sophomore Avery Cargill (Cardinal Newman) answers back with a layup to put them up 48-47. Carondelet had an opportunity with 8 seconds to complete a play but was unsuccessful. Cardinal Newman wins 48-47. Cardinal Newman will move on to play Pinewood on Tuesday, March 14th at 7pm.
High Scorers Cardinal Newman: Tal Webb 11pts, Hailey-Vice-Neat 10pts, and Avery Cargill 8pts.
High Scorers Carondelet: Brianna Simonich 16pts and Emily Howie 7pts.