Shrewsbury edges out Westborough in girls’ basketball

Westborough’s Casey McNamara sprints down the court as she is pressured by Shrewsbury’s Meghan Biz.

Region – The match between the Westborough High School Rangers and Shrewsbury High School Colonials girls’ basketball teams Dec. 19 was close throughout the entire game.  Shrewsbury maintained a slight lead for the majority of the game until Westborough led in the third and carried it throughout most of the forth, until ultimately falling to the Colonials, 36-33.

Photos/Kelly Burneson

Colonials Captain Casey Taitel protects possession from Westborough’s Casey McNamara.
Double teaming was the defense for the evening with great success. Senior-Captain Tess Garrity goes up for a lay-up and is met by Meghan Bis and Holly Hruskoci.
The Colonials’ Lauren Lemay passes the ball as the Rangers’ Emily Hannan stops her forward progression.
Shrewsbury’s Casey Taitel avoids losing possession when pressed by the Rangers’ Casey McNamara.