Junior '' Blazers capture Brantford tourney 0
The Collingwood Trailblazers Junior Boys Basketball Team captured the Brantford CYO Invitational with a 56-39 victory over the Simcoe Suns from Barrie in Brantford on Sunday.
The Blazers were led by Nick Lau in the final with 15 points and 13 rebounds.
Brad Niermann added 12 points with Sam Hirst putting in 10 in the tournament final.
The Collingwood Juniors opened the tournament with a 72-41 victory over Gloucester in pool play. Sam Hirst led Collingwood with 16 points and 16 rebounds. Brad Niermann put in 12 points.
In their second game Collingwood defeated Blessed Sacrament from Hamilton 72-26. Kevin O'Halloran and Logan Madill led the Blazer scoring with 14 points apiece. Sheldon Morris grabbed 11 rebounds.
Collingwood defeated the Hamilton Wildcats in the third pool game 72-52. Dan Halos led the Collingwood offense with 23 points with Nick Lau adding 14 and Sam Hirst 13.
In the semi-finals the Junior Blazers upended IEM Aurora 71-52.
Sam Hirst led the Collingwood Junior Boys with 20 points and 13 rebounds. Dan Halos and Jeff Thompson scored 12 each for Collingwood with Kevin O'Halloran adding 10.