St. Paul Christian's Niah Siguenza shoots against Academy of Our Lady of Guam's Mia San Nicolas. MAYU ONO/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
St. Paul Christian's Niah Siguenza shoots against Academy of Our Lady of Guam's Mia San Nicolas. MAYU ONO/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Boys Basketball: Blackhawks fly past Red Devils to take ASIJ hoopes title

by Dave Ornauer
Stars and Stripes

The girls final saw an all-Guam matchup that pitted the teams which played for the island championship the last two seasons.

This time, Academy of Our Lady of Guam prevailed 44-31 over St. Paul Christian, after losing to the Warriors the last six times they’ve faced each other, including the league finals on Dec. 10.

The Cougars outscored St. Paul 17-4 in the final period, after the teams traded the lead seven times. Academy used an 8-0 run to lead 33-27 and steadily pulled away as the minutes drained off the clock.

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