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Bartlett sisters lead Oak Park to high school hoops title

Kevin King/Winnipeg Sun

Kevin King/Winnipeg Sun

When the final buzzer sounded and Deidre Bartlett knew she had won the provincial high school basketball championship, she hugged the nearest person she could find.

 

It probably wasn’t a coincidence it was her younger sister, Lauren.

 

The diminutive siblings, both guards for the Oak Park Raiders, were instrumental in Monday’s 81-67 victory over rival Vincent Massey, their school’s first girls AAAA title since 2013.

 

And winning it together on their last day as high-school teammates — Deidre is graduating — well, it doesn’t get much better than that.

 

Click here for the full story from the Winnipeg Sun.

 

Categories: Basketball, Oak Park, Vincent Massey (Wpg)