Old Town Rec claims Glenburn Rec 5/6 Girls tourney championship

GLENBURN - After rolling through the competition during pool play on Saturday and again Sunday morning, the Old Town Rec girls finished the 5/6 girls tournament with a perfect 5-0 record and the tournament championship.

 Old Town's Saige Evens (22) puts up a shot between Oakfield defenders Emmalee Landry (24) and Maddie Fields during the Glenburn Rec's 5th/6th girls tournament championship game on Sunday. Old Town won the game 41-29. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

In the opening semifinal game, Oakfield pulled off the upset by defeating previously undefeated Lawrence 29-26 to advance to the championship game.

Oakfield's Cami Shields looks to pass the ball. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

OAKFIELD 6  5  11  7 -- 29
LAWRENCE 6  6  8  6 -- 26

Old Town opened their semifinal game with a 10-2 lead over Holbrook, and stretched their lead to 21-5 by the half time break. A 14-7 second half score for Old Town gave them a 35-12 victory and a trip to the championship game.

Holbrook's Lauren Voteur brings the ball up court. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

HOLBROOK 2 3 2 5 -- 12
OLD TOWN 10 11 9 5 -- 35

In the championship game, Old Town by just three points (11-8) over Oakfield after the first quarter. They stretched out their lead to 22-12 at the half time break off a 14-4 second quarter. A 10-8 third quarter put Old Town on top 32-20 heading into the final period. The two teams played to a 9-9 score in the fourth quarter for the 41-29 Old Town victory.

Old Town's Makayla Emerson (14) drives hard to the basket as Oakfield's Cammie Shields defends. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

Saige Evens topped all scorers with a game high 30 points to lead Old Town to the championship. Also scoring for Old Town was Alexis DeGrasse with seven points, Makayla Emerson with three points, and Emma Trefts chipped in with one point.

The Old Town Rec team poses for a photo after winning the Glenburn Rec 5th/6th grade Invitational basketball tournament on Sunday. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

Cammie Shields led Oakfield in scoring with 14 points. She was joined by Maddie Fields with nine points and Emmalee Landry with six points. 

OAKFIELD 8 4 8 9 -- 29
OLD TOWN 11 14 10 9 -- 41


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