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VASJ girls basketball team routs John Hay to improve to 16-3 on the season

Villa Angela-St. Joseph kept its winning streak alive with a 72-42 victory over John Hay at Viking Village on Feb. 4.

VASJ trailed by three after one quarter, but outscored the Hornets, 26-9, in the second quarter to assume control of the game and improve to 16-3 on the season. The Vikings, led by Shannon Garvey's 12 points and Aysia Kemp's 11 point, have won eight straight.

Eleven players scored for VASJ, which hasn't lost since Jan. 10. Emily Mastalski and Shamaurice Mowler each chipped in nine points for the Vikings.

VASJ is 6-2 in the NCL White Division.

Steve Hare
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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