FRAMINGHAM – The Mustangs won the 2017 Mustang Classic basketball tournament yesterday afternoon.
But it was not the host, the Marian Mustangs who won, but the Mustangs from Mount Alvernia High in Newton.
Mt. Alvernia won the trophy 50-36.
It was a fast-paced game, but Mt. Alvernia had the lead from the start. After the first quarter, they were up 15-7.
Marian was down 26-19 at halftime.
Marian got within 2 points during the third quarter, but Mt. Alvernia took control in the final quarter for the victory.
Marian senior captain Rachel Kruger led on the court with 11 points.
Junior Brooke Sparling had 9 points and senior Rosa Ruiz has 7 points for the Mustangs.
Petroni Media Company photos