KELSON HARTLAND of the Princess Margaret Mustangs forces his way to the key against the George Elliot Coyotes during their Christmas Classic match on Friday. The Mustangs won 70-43.

KELSON HARTLAND of the Princess Margaret Mustangs forces his way to the key against the George Elliot Coyotes during their Christmas Classic match on Friday. The Mustangs won 70-43.

Lakers, Mustangs co-host Christmas basketball Classic

Pen High and Princess Margaret hosted a junior and senior boys basketball tournament.

The Princess Margaret Mustangs senior basketball team wrapped up the Christmas Classic tournament with a 57-45 win over the Similkameen Secondary Sparks Friday.

The Mustangs opened the tournament they co-hosted with Pen High losing 69-57 against the Rutland Voodoo. In their second game they cruised to a 70-43 win over the George Elliot Coyotes.

The Lakers faced the Voodoo in the final, losing 58-55.  The Lakers opened with a 56-44 win over the Sparks. In their second game the Lakers defeated the Salmon Arm Gold 70-61, which was also a league game, improving them to 3-0.

In junior action, the Lakers defeated the Laker 9s 46-25.