The seventh grade Lady Eaglets lost in overtime to St. James Middle School but went on to win the last two games.
“The seventh grade Lady Eaglets started off with a bad morning” said Coach Perez. “The game went into overtime with a three point buzzer shot from the opposing team to end the game 15-12.”
Leading scorers in the game were Kasye McCool with 6 points; Jamie Wilson, 3; Desirae Perez, 2; and Toni Martinez, 1.
“Everyone played a lot better than the first game and contributed to the win that put us in the consolation bracket,” Perez said.
The team won with a final score of 36-4. Leading scorers for this game were Taylor Perez with 12 points; Kasye McCool, 10; Toni Martinez and Jamie Wilson each added 6 and Haley Deck, 2.
The Lady Eaglets took the last game 44-30 against Cullen Middle School.
Leading scorers were Taylor Perez with 11 points; Melissa Zuniga, 10; Toni Martinez, 6, Kasye McCool, 5; KaLynn Abila and Jamie Wilson each added 4; Desirae Perez and Madalynn Nixon added 2 points each.
“The girls played with such intensity which makes them fun to watch and led to the consolation win, the girls were ecstatic to bring home a trophy”, said Coach Perez.