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Brookswood third at Telus Classic

Brookswood Bobcats’ guard Sydney Williams earned all-star team honours as her senior girls team finished third at the Telus Basketball Classic last week. - Ron Hole Photography
Brookswood Bobcats’ guard Sydney Williams earned all-star team honours as her senior girls team finished third at the Telus Basketball Classic last week.
— image credit: Ron Hole Photography

The Brookswood Bobcats won bronze at the 2012 Telus Basketball Classic.

The senior girls basketball team defeated their Fraser Valley rivals, the Riverside Rapids, 79-67 on Saturday in the third-place game at the prestigious pre-season tournament held every year in Vancouver.

The ’Cats went 3-1 at the tournament.

In the opener, they hammered Vancouver Tech 84-18, before scoring a 86-60 win over the Burnaby South Rebels in the quarter-finals.

Brookswood was tripped up 86-77 to the Argyle Pipers in the semifinals, before bouncing back with the win over the Rapids.

Sydney Williams was named a tournament all-star.

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