The Swift Current Comp High School Ardens basketball team opened HOOPLA with a 64-38 win over Prince Albert St. Mary on Thursday night in Prince Albert.

Dani Meyer led the way for the Ardens with 16 points with Mia Riegel adding 15 and Makayla Fleischfresser picking up 13 points.

The Ardens move on to the 5A girls semi-final where they'll face Harvest City, who defeated PA Carlton 66-55. Other games in the 5A girls event had Regina Riffel beating Saskatoon Centennial 89-40 and St. Joseph beat Holy Cross 56-49 in a battle of Saskatoon schools.

The semi-final games take place tonight with the championship final set for Saturday night.