Wednesday, February 25, 2015
OD Park Wins AAA Title
Bullen with 20 points in win over St. Theresa's in senior final; Juniors also winners over Bradford.
The OD Park senior boys basketball team are the GBSSA "AAA" champions.
OD Park used a strong third quarter and held on to beat the St. Theresa's Thunder 41-36 in Midland on Tuesday.
St. Theresa controlled much of the first two quarters and built a 26-21 lead at the half.
But OD Park went on an 11-0 run to start the third and finished the quarter up 34-32.
They managed to hang on thanks to Pierson French who made a pair of key baskets late in the fourth quarter.
OD Park Guard Dexter Bullen led all players with 20 points.
The OD Park junior boys basketball team were also victorious on Tuesday.
Hunter Murphy had 16 points to lead OD Park to a 38-36 win over the Bradford Buccaneers for the junior "AAA" title.
The two teams will represent the Georgian Bay Secondary School Association at OFSSA in Windsor in March.
Click on audio to hear post-game comments from OD Park guard Dexter Bullen and head coach Dan Fournier.