AKRON, OH (WYTV)-The Canfield Girl’s Basketball team used a strong start to grab the win over rival Boardman in the Division I SVSM District semifinal 53-45 Monday evening.
The Cardinals started the game on a 10-0 run that had Boardman reeling from the opening tip thanks to 3 Cards scoring in double-figures
Serena Sammerone led Canfield with 12 while Alexandria Stanic and Ashley Kaleel chipped in 11 points.
The Spartans closed the gap in the second half however thanks to a pair of Boardman players in double-figures led by Lauren Gabriele who had 18 while Krista Johnson added 14.
Canfield will take on Stow in the District Final on Thursday.