Maya Day (above) and Nancy Michael (right) both had strong performances on Thursday during the opening day of play at the OFSAA quad-A basketball championship in Guelph.
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WCSSAA officials have decided to scrap next year's senior girls basketball league and award the championship to the Grand River Renegades.
OK, that's a bit of a stretch but it's hard to imagine the Renegades not winning the local championship in 2015 and moving on to their second straight OFSAA championship.
This is a very, very good team right now and all five Grade 11 starters -- Nyamuoch Teny, Tara DeBoer, Maya Day, Nancy Michael and Nyasha Mombeshora -- are expected to be back.
So barring injuries, unexpected retirements, extreme overconfidence or a bad batch of cafeteria cookies on Championship Wednesday, the Renegades will likely be even better next year than they were during the undefeated season that concluded last week with a win over Jacob Hespeler in the final.
The Renegades were 2-0 after the opening day of play at the OFSAA quad-A tournament in Guelph and showed a nice combination of skill, grit and determination in convincing wins over Earl Haig of North York and Father Michael Goetz of Mississauga.
Yes, they are that good.