Cardinals Earn Winter Games Berth

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The St. Paul’s Intermediate Cardinals have earned a berth to the Newfoundland and Labrador Winter Games, defeating the Lewisporte Junior Lynx by a score of 43-38. The Cardinals were behind the entire championship game until the fourth quarter. The then outscored the Lynx 10-7 to claim the victory and the berth in the Winter Games.

The St. Paul’s team were down 8-4 after the first quarter, 16-12 after two quarters, 24-19 going into the second half. In the forth quarter, the Cardinals battled back and took a 33-31 lead and held on for a 43-38 victory.