NEW GLASGOW - The North Nova varsity girl’s returned from their tournament in P.E.I. over the weekend with a second place finish.
In the final the Gryphons faced a strong defensive team from Three Oaks High School in Summerside and just fell short in an exciting championship game 59-54.
Captains Meredith Hynes, Jaya Sood and Jamie McCarron showed strong leadership and defensive play in leading the team to the finals. Rookie Kendra MacKinnon averaged 24 points per game over the weekend.
MacKinnon, Sood, and Caitrin Skelton were named players of the game during the tournament.
The Gryphons take on the Antigonish Royals on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at North Nova.