Tiverton's St. Theresa girls win state CYO hoops title

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TIVERTON — The St. Theresa girls’ basketball team defeated St. Michaels Grammar  35-28 to win

the CYO state championship Saturday.

The Tiverton girls were down 19-13 at the half but came back with strong defense in the second half to take the title.

St. Theresa’s reached the championship game with a semifinal win over St. Jude’s.

They will next represent the Dioceses of Providence in the New England Tournament on Friday March 31.

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