Zebra Classic semifinal defeat for area girls basketball squad

SYRACUSE — The Fitness Forum squad, which consists of Rome-Utica area girls basketball all-stars, lost in the semifinals of the annual Zebra Classic to IBEW Local No. 43, 65-53, on Wednesday night at Onondaga Community College.

Holland Patent’s Allyson Freiermuth managed to put up 12 points for Fitness Forum, while Christina Graziadei of Oriskany knocked in 10 points, which included a three-point basket. New Hartford’s Ashley Chanatry led the team with 14 points.

Westhill’s Anna Ross paced IBEW with 13 points, as Kaleigh Cavanaugh of Jamesville-DeWitt and Stevie Ray of Fabius-Pompey each tallied 11 points apiece. Ray also had two three-pointers.