Barrie, ON – The Georgian Grizzlies played hosts to the 2012 Women’s Basketball Fall Classic this past weekend which saw some highly entertaining games being played.
The eight team tournament was won by the Trois-Rivieres Diablos who put up a perfect 3-0 record over the two day tournament. Trois-Rivieres’ Jody Bellerive earned Tournament MVP honours after averaging nearly 14 pts/game including a 17 point showing in the Tournament’s Championship game against the Algoma Thunderbirds.
The Grizzlies went winless in the tournament with a 0-3 record but gained valuable experience as they prepare for the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association schedule which gets underway November 2nd with Georgian’s home opener against the Loyalist Lancers.
Georgian had strong performances from Mackenzie Merkley (8.3 pts/game), Kara Faulkner (6.3 pts/game) and Jessica Tinney (6 pts/game) in the three contests.
For the full tournament results click here Women’s Basketball Fall Classic 2012 Final Results.