Cathedral defeats Tech in a tight one

Cathedral defeats Tech in a tight one Click to Enlarge Photo: KNSI Sports

(KNSI) - Cathedral defeated Tech 59-58 in an instant-classic Friday night.

Cathedral built their way to a 16-point lead in the first half but Tech was able to fight their way back to cut the game to single digits.

At halftime, Cathedral only held a 33-30 lead behind Charita Lewis and tough defense.

Sarah Harris led the way for the Tigers with six points in the half while Lewis led the way for Cathedral with 22 of the Crusaders' 33 points.

Both teams traded punches in the second half as Tech at one point had a one-point lead, but Cathedral ultimately won 59-58.

Charita Lewis was selected as the All Star Trophy And Awards player of the game with 27 points and five steals.