Cadets take third place

The St. Joseph High girls basketball team took third in the Notre Dame Appalachian Christmas Tournament with a 48-38 victory over Bolton in Fairfield on Saturday.

Erin Johnson, who scored 11 points and had 10 rebounds, was named to the all-tournament team.

Lauren Della Vecchia scored 11 points and dished out five assists for the Cadets (2-5), who led 14-8 after one period before Bolton (5-3) made it 18-15 at the half.

Lauren Pitney scored 10 points, and St. Joseph won the third (17-12) and fourth (13-11) quarters.