girls seventh and eighth grade basketball teams played St. Brigid School, at
home, on Tuesday, January 21st. And, as the cheerleaders chanted,
the Eagles ‘rocked the house’ both games.
had a slow start, but once they found their momentum, they could not be caught.
The Lady Eagles grabbed rebounds and turnovers, with strong defense. Windham
took a commanding lead as player after player added to the score. Hannah Lee,
#15, and Stella Jarvais, #22, stole the ball from St. Brigid and took it all
the way to the basket to score.
Lady Eagles did not let up in the second half. Their score continued to rise as
Windham snagged turnovers and took shots on basket. Their defense was stellar,
keeping their opponents score low.
scorers: Madison Ladd, #3, Afomiya Timerga, #11, Sarah John, #21, and Jarvais,#22.
we really focused on play as a whole team, get everybody to score...it’s nice
to see things coming together towards the end of the season,” observed coach
Lady Eagles took an early 15-point lead as they got rebounds and moved the ball
well. They blocked several shots. Hannah Peterson, #32 and Shawna Edwards, #30
sunk three pointers.
worked well as a team as they sunk basket after basket, pulling away from St.
Brigid. Alyssa Conley, #13, sunk a three pointer. Windham grabbed turnovers and
kept up the strong defense.
scorers: Mallory Muse, #14 and Edwards, #30.
we were doing on the floor was supposed to be about...how could we play to get
ready for that next team,” stated coach Lisa Anderson. “This group has just
always stayed positive and they want to have a good time.”