Monty Tech Captures State Vocational Title
FITCHBURG -- The Monty Tech girls’ basketball team is headed into the district tournament on a high note after defeating Blackstone Valley Tech, 51-40, in Friday’s state vocational tournament championship game at Monty Tech.
Emily St. Thomas had a big night to lead her team to victory, scoring a game-high 19 points, while teammate Erica Regan scored 13.
Monty Tech (19-3) has earned the top seed and a first-round bye in the upcoming Central Mass. Division 4 tournament. The Bulldogs are off until Wednesday, when they will host the winner of Monday’s preliminary-round tournament game between 17th-seeded South Lancaster Academy and No. 16 Quaboag.
Arianna Saladini (8 points), Ashley Femino (6 points) and Ashley Girouard (4 points) also played well in Friday’s win for Monty Tech.
Victoria Russian led Blackstone (15-7) with 11 points in defeat.