EBENSBURG — After losing two of its last three games of the regular season, the Bishop Guilfoyle girls basketball team slid down to the fourth and final seed in the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference playoffs.
While it may have been a tough pill to swallow at first, it was possibly just the remedy the Lady Marauders needed.
After upsetting undefeated and top-seeded Forest Hills in the semifinal round Thursday, Bishop Guilfoyle played underdog yet again Saturday in the LHAC final and swept past No. 3 Central Cambria, 54-36, to take the conference crown.
“This means everything,” Bishop Guilfoyle coach Kristi Kaack said. “We started with Forest Hills, and we believed that we could beat them, even though they were a 22-0 team. We knew it