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Tyngsboro Takes Skaff Title

February 20, 2019
Tyngsboro's Grace Chartier races ahead of Greater Lowell's Michaela Kelly during Tuesday's Steve Skaff Winterfest championship game. SUN/JULIA MALAKIE Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site.

Junior forward Katie Hurynowicz scored 14 points and earned tourney MVP honors as Tyngsboro High defeated Greater Lowell Tech, 66-48, in the championship game of the Steve Skaff Winterfest Girls Basketball Tournament at Lowell Catholic.

GIRLS

Tyngsboro 66

Gr. Lowell 48

Sara Anselmo scored a game-high 19 points for Tyngsboro (15-4). Sam Fagundes tallied 14 points.

Michaela Kelly led the way for Greater Lowell with 18 points and 5 assists.

Aliza Som checked in with 17 points, 4 rebounds and 4 steals for the Gryphons (13-7).

Lowell Catholic 47

KIPP Academy 20

Senior Emily Jussaume led the way in her final varsity game with 21 points and 6 assists as Lowell Catholic defeated KIPP Academy in the consolation game of the Skaff Winterfest Tournament.

Emily Bartlett chipped in with 14 points and 5 assists, while Antonia Mukiibi added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Crusaders (6-13).

Lunenburg 51

Ayer Shirley 41

Emily Dumford scored 20 points while lifting the Blue Knights past Ayer Shirley in a consolation round game of the Togo Palazzi Tournament.

Riley Murphy notched 12 points for the Panthers (12-8), while Katie Hart had 11 points.

BOYS

Mystic Valley 92

Innovation 52

Mystic Valley’s offense was in high gear while spoiling Innovation Academy’s Senior Night.

Ben MacKinnon scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half for the Innovation Hawks (7-13).

Patrick Candor (9 points) and Robert McIntosh (8 points) also played well.

Billerica 63

Cathedral 60

Junior guard Aiden Deady scored 18 points while powering the Indians to a non-league win.

Michael Bragg and Nathan Hunt tossed in 8 points apiece for Billerica (13-9).