Salpointe boys basketball upsets top seed Peoria for state championship

Salpointe boys basketball upsets top seed Peoria for state championship
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Salpointe Catholic High School boys basketball team closed out it’s season with a big win against Peoria, taking home the state championship title Saturday.

The Salpointe Lancers closed a close lead against the Peoria Panthers in Phoenix on Feb. 29 to take home a 54-48 win, securing the title of 4A champs. The win is the team’s 11th in a row, which helped them dethrone the Panthers as the top speed in the division.

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