The girls’ basketball team is hoping for another stellar year, with three returning starters and three Division 1 commits. The team has played 1 scrimmage, easily defeating Putnam Science Academy. The team is led by 4 seniors, 3 of whom have signed their national letter of intent, to Columbia, Duke and Dartmouth respectively.
The team has several ways to score with sharpshooter Katie Douglas pouring in threes, or scoring down low relying on Onome’s height. Matching offensive strength , the defensive strategy is energy and intensity every second of the game. The team, coached by Q. Clarke, has won 7 straight MAPL and Prep States and is hoping for another successful year. They will be playing one of the toughest schedules in the country, with more than 30 games against top ranked teams. The team prides themselves on their tough defense and will do whatever it takes to win.
(Copyright 2017 PJ O’Rourke)