The Bluefield Bobcats defeated the Charlottetown Rural Raiders 69-52 in the girls’ bronze-medal game of the P.E.I. School Athletic Association senior AAA basketball championships on Tuesday afternoon.
The Bobcats jumped out to a 23-13 first-quarter lead, but Rural cut the deficit to 39-33 at halftime.
Haley Wilting led the Bobcats with 31 points and 18 rebounds. Maria Walsh had 18 points and Jordan Havenga chipped in with 14 points and seven boards.
Abby Hurley (19), Sarah Steele (15) and Kassie Little (8) were Rural’s leading point-getters. Little also collected 11 rebounds.
The game was played at Holland College in Charlottetown.