Opening the tournament against a tough Barrie Royals team, Belleville hung on for a 25-22 win. Brigid Bechervaise led the local scoring attack with nine points; Talia Vreugendhill chipped in with six.
• Game 2
Belleville had an easier time with the Huntsville Hurricanes, with The Friendly City crew posting a 53-23 victory. Grace Callahan led a balanced Belleville scoring attack with nine points. Next in line were Sydney Drain (8), Melina McLellan (7), Avery Shortland (5) and Emily Harvey (5).
• Game 3
Next, the Belleville girls faced-off against a familiar foe — IEM Newmarket. After a tight, one-point win against IEM two weeks ago, the Spirits created some breathing room in the rematch in Markham, winning 43-25. Bechervaise and Callahan each netted 13 points.
• Game 4
Against Niagara Falls — a close, low-scoring game from start to finish — Belleville hung on for a 24-18 win. Callahan paced the Spirits offence with eight points; Bechervaise chipped in with five while Aleisha Rose produced four.