Gilbert girls varsity basketball season ends

Gilbert’s Grace Valickis and Kolbe’s Naomi Harris battled over the ball on Feb. 27. Photo by Jesse Williams

WINSTED — An outstanding season for The Gilbert School girls varsity basketball team (15-8) came to a disappointing conclusion Monday, Feb. 27, as the Yellowjackets fell in the first round of the CIAC tournament.

With a Berkshire League tournament win and the best regular season record the program has earned in over a decade, Gilbert was awarded a nine seed and hosted Kolbe Cathedral (10-11).

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