Middle School Girls Basketball vs. Lawrence Woodmere Academy
On Tuesday, January, 15th, the Middle School Girls Basketball Team traveled to Lawrence Woodmere Academy and earned their first victory of the season, defeating the host team 22-14.
In the first quarter, Waldorf came out strong and outscored Lawrence Woodmere, 6-2. 7th graders Emma Keane (co-captain), Conchetta Bohm, and Kate Keane each scored a basket.
In the second quarter, Lawrence Woodmere played tighter on both ends. With four points in the quarter, Emma Keane was the lone scorer. At halftime, Waldorf was up 10-06.
In the third quarter, Waldorf continued strong play and outscored Lawrence Woodmere, 08-02. 8th grader Abby Picoli (co-captain) and Emma Keane combined for four points each in the quarter.
In the final quarter, Waldorf kept the momentum just as strong and scored 4 points.
"We played exceptional defense," said Coach Brown. "Sarah Keane scored two points and Fiona Somers scored two points in the run. I am extremely proud of the way the team performed this evening. We have been competing and working hard and I am glad we finally came out with the win. This team has been making improvements and I couldn’t be any happier of the way they played!