Highland Park wins Twin City basketball championship



KIONDA NICKS scored 24 points, PARIS CRENSHAW added 14 and ASHALEE MORALES chipped in 13 to lead St.

Paul Highland Park to a 67-63 victory over Minneapolis Roosevelt in the annual girls’ Twin City basketball championship.

Roosevelt got 24 points from do-it-all junior guard TYANEKA CAGE. She was supported by

teammates BRENDA BROWN and BREEVANA BRITTAIN, who chipped in 12 apiece. Highland Park led 32-23 at halftime before the Teddies stormed back in the final minutes to tie the game.

Nicks and BRIARA VIRNIG’s clutch freethrows sealed the victory for the Scots.









Photos by Mitchell Palmer McDonald

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