Varsity Girls Basketball Collects Runners-up Title in 3A SSAC Tourney
The varsity girls basketball team headed to Lake Mary Prep in Lake Mary for the 3A SSAC Tournament recently. The Lady Pirates competed against SLAM! Tampa in the playoffs on 1/20/23 and won the hard-fought battle 33-26. Gaby Collazo, with 9 points, and Taylor Wolfe, with 7 points, led the Lady Pirates on the scoreboard. Following closely were Adterria Holloway and Aiala Ruiz de Arbulo Sagasti with 5. Also scoring for the Lady Pirates were Amajyn Cannon (2), Dhanika Perez (2), Sommer Soderman (2), and Chase Nelson (1).
In the 2A Finals on 1/21/23, the Lady Pirates faced off against Sarasota Christian School. The championship game started well for the Lady Pirates, with the team's strong defense allowing them a 13-5 lead by halftime. Despite their best efforts, the Lady Pirates ultimately fell to the Lady Blazers in the second half 19-24 to finish as the 3A runners-up. Putting up points for the Lady Pirates were Collazo (10), Wolfe (4), Perez (3), and Ruiz de Arbulo Sagasti (2).
Next game is Senior Night on 1/25/23 versus John Carroll Catholic High School, starting at 5:30 PM in the Gonzalez-Lobo Activities Center.