Waiting until nearly the end of January to play their first official, the Stanley Humphries Secondary bantam girls could be excused for looking rusty. Playing in Trail, the Rockers lost to a game J.L. Crowe Hawks squad 43-22.
The Hawks team out-rebounded SHSS and were able to score plenty of fast-break lay-ups on the way to quarter leads of 8-4, 20-8 and 33-19.
Maddy Gibb led SHSS with six points, while Simone Chernoff scored five.