Winthrop Girls Hold Off St. Mary’s in 47-44 Semi-Final Win Wednesday Night at Essex Tech
Photos by Robert Marra Jr.
The Winthrop Girls Basketball team extended their run in the playoffs Tuesday night at Essex Tech by besting rival St. Mary’s 47-44. The girls were in control of the game and fought off a fierce comeback by St. Mary’s to take the victory. They will play this Saturday at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell versus Bishop Fenwick. Game time is 10:30 a.m.
NOT SO FAST: The Winthrop bench erupts as the Vikings topped rival St. Mary’s in the Division 3 North Semi-finals Wednesday night. Their celebration was a bit premature, as game officials restored six-tenths of a second to the clock—and soon thereafter, the celebration was for real.
REBOUND BATTLE: Winthrop’s Nikki Tsiotis battles St. Mary’s Tem Falaya for a rebound