Canyon tops Barbers Hill
The Canyon High School girls’ basketball team topped Barbers Hill 66-39 in the Class 5A state semi-finals Thursday night. The Canyon Lady Eagles have won the state championship in each of the past three years and will vie for another title tomorrow. As for the Barbers Hill Lady Eagles, they finished their season with a 34-5 overall record. In Thursday's battle of the Lady Eagles, the Canyon girls forced a number of turnovers and took a 43-16 halftime lead. Both teams scored 23 points in the second half, So, in the end, it was the defending state champion Canyon girls basketball team claiming the win over Barbers Hill. Again, that final score was Canyon 66, Barbers Hill 39. A tip of the hat to the Barbers Hill Lady Eagles basketball team for an outstanding season that ended Thursday night in the state semi-finals.