St. Katharine Drexel edges St. Mary's to claim Div. III state championship

St. Katharine Drexel edges St. Mary's to claim Div. III state championship
Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

(WVUE) - In a battle between two of the top girls basketball teams in New Orleans, it was St. Katharine Drexel who slid past St. Mary's 43-42 to win the Division III State Championship in Saturday's game in Alexandria.

The Yellow Jackets (19-8) were led by Tyra Vaughn who dropped 15 points.

Tomyree Thompson led the Cougars with 16 points.

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