Superintendent issues apology after HS basketball team wins 93-7

In Massachusetts, the East Bridgewater Lady Vikings took on the Madison Park Vocational High School Cardinals in the Division III South Sectional Tournament. The Vikings were the 5th seed facing the 12th seeded Cardinals. “I didn’t expect to get blown out that bad,” Barros-Depina of the Cardinals said. when asked about how she felt about the devastating loss, she said “Very demoralized and sad and very embarrassed. Just made me want to hide and make me never play ball again and go home. “Why keep pressing to make the score go up more. It’s bad sportsmanship and low basketball hospitality and it’s disgusting" The Cardinals led 48-4 at halftime and continued to play a full-court press.

 East Bridgewater AD Patrick Leonard released the statement: “We were part of an unfortunate situation against Madison Park on Wednesday night which the end result of a tournament game did not reflect who we are as Vikings. We try each and every day to learn from our mistakes and this situation is no different.” The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association says East Bridgewater did not violate any rules during the game their 86 point victory. 

via: Boston Herald