2008

New Britain Wins 2008 Girls Basketball Tournament

New Britain won the 2008 CCC Girls Basketball Tournament with a thrilling one point victory over Bulkeley in the final game. The Lady Huirricanes advanced to the final with a 59-51 win over CCC North rival Southington in the opening round and a 56-51 win over Windsor. Bulkelely reached the final by beating CCC West champ Wethersfield 60-48 in the first round and downing EO Smith 49-43 in the semis.
The final went down to the wire before the 'Canes pulled it out with a 44-43 victory.

The results of the 2008 Girls Basketball Tournament are as follows.

#8 Manchester 55, at #1 EO Smith 56, Sat. Feb. 16 at 7 p.m.
#7 Fermi 55 at #2 Windsor (by lot) 65, Sat. Feb. 16 at 4 p.m.
#6 Southington 51 at #3 New Britain 59, Sat. Feb. 16 at 2 p.m.
#5 Wethersfield 48 at #4 Bulkeley 60, Sat. Feb. 16 at 1 p.m.


Semi Finals Tuesday Feb. 19 at New Britain High School
EO Smith 43, Bulkeley 49
New Britain 56, Windsor 51

Admission:Students and Senior Citizens $3.00, adults $5.00

Finals Thursday Feb. 21, 7 p.m. at New Britain High School
New Britain 44, Bulkeley 43