Bishop Feehan (Attleboro, Mass.) cracked the Super 25 girls basketball rankings at No. 23 by handing then-No. 21 Braintree its first loss after 63 consecutive wins.
Lauren Manis, who is headed to Holy Cross, had 17 points and 17 rebounds in Bishop Feehan’s 59-44 defeat of Braintree in a Division I South Sectional final. The Shamrocks (23-1) went on to advance to the state championship as Katie Nelson had 31 points in a 70-57 defeat of Woburn in a state Division I semifinal.
The other new teams are state champions: No. 24 Princess Anne (Virginia Beach) and No. 25 ThunderRidge (Highlands Ranch, Colo.).
Gadiva Hubbard led Princess Anne (29-2) with 29 points in a 73-50 defeat of Highland Springs in the 5A state championship. It was the Cavaliers’ third consecutive state title.
Alyssia Martinez led ThunderRidge (25-3) with 17 points in a 47-32 defeat of Highlands Ranch in the 5A state championship.