8th Girls Basketball Plays First Game of the Season

8th Girls Basketball Plays First Game of the Season

On November 14th, the 8th grade Lady Mavericks competed against Renner Middle School in their first game of the season.

            The B-team had a slow start to their game. By half, they were down to Renner 3-18. The Lady Mavs came back stronger in the second half, playing better defensive and offensive overall. The B-team ended the game 8-33. Top scorers included Anna Humphries, Victoria Jackson-Sears, Kate Jones, and Mallory Jamison. 

            The A-team started their game strong, with Taylor Haggan scoring 9 points within the first period. The Lady Mavs kept their momentum through the second period, rounding out the half in the lead 29-11. Tania Amos led the Lady Mavs into the second half, racking up 7 points in the third. The A-team finished the game 51-36 in a decisive victory over Renner. Other star players included Idara Udo with 13 points total and Penelope Lopez and Campbell Morrow, each with two points. 

            You can find the 8th grade Lady Mavericks at their next game against Robinson Middle on November 28th. They will be playing at Murphy Middle School, with B-team playing at 6:00 and A-team playing at 7:00.

All game images available to view and purchase here.

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