Monaro High School's open girls basketball team are zone champions. They competed in the zone basketball competition at Moruya on Tuesday. They had a successful day defeating Narooma and Bombala in round games, and had a narrow loss to Moruya.
On a for-and-against count back system the girls progressed through to the grand final against Bombala. After a long hard day of basketball, the girls displayed strong will and determination going into the final quarter fighting hard.
There was some excellent shooting and rebounding on display, allowing for some quick point which Bombala were unable to chase down. The Monaro High girls progress through to the next competition at Nowra later in the term.
Monaro High School's open boys team also had success during the day winning their pool games against Eden and Bega and having a close draw with Narooma.
They progressed to the grand final against Moruya, who were too good, and finished second overall.