HOOPS: Hawk boys, girls are D-11 champs
The Bethlehem Catholic boys and girls each brought home District 11 4A titles this weekend and will advance to states.
The girls, on Saturday afternoon, beat Central Catholic 43-27 thanks to big second and third quarter runs.
The girls got balanced scoring in the game and chipped in with a stuffing defense to keep the Vikes in check. Hope Brown and Neila Luma eached scored 9 points in the win while Tessa Zamolyi had 8.
The boys put up an equally impressive outing on Friday night against Jim Thorpe, winning 64-31. The Hawks won all four quarters, but sealing things with a 23-8 third quarter run to help put the game away.
Justin Paz led all scorers with 17 points.
Look for more on the games as well as more photos in this week’s edition of the Bethlehem Press.