Ursuline captured the Division III District Title with a 73-63 win over Girard Friday night at Howland High School.
The Irish, who placed five players in double-figures, held off a late charge by Girard to seal up a trip to Regionals.
David Collins led the Irish with 22 points, while Greg Parella added 16 points and 6 rebounds.
Mark Hughes narrowly missed out on a triple-double for Ursuline finishing with 10 points, 10 rebounds, and 8 assists. Paul Jackson tallied 12, while Gino Naples added 11 in the win.
Evan Standohar led Girard with 17 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 steals. Dylan O’Hara added 15 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 steals. Jimmy Standohar added 11 points and 5 assists. Tyler Kilbourne also reached double-figures with 10.
Girard ends the season with a record of 20-4.
Ursuline improves to 17-8 on the season, and advances to face Creston Norwayne in the Division III Regional Semifinals Wednesday at 8pm at t