Freshman The third week was well fought by the young Lady Hornets, but both games ending with a loss. Lake Park came back from a deficit to steal the win from the girls but Maddie Gamboa put up a fight til the end leading the team in scoring for the game. In the girls first away game at Addison Trails the girls battled back and forth with the lead before Addison Trails was able to pull away. The whole team gave their all in a suspenseful game with multiple lead changes. Both games were fun to watch and see how much the girls are growing as a team.
Week of November 19th
Sophomore The Lady Hornet Sophomore Team battled in two games this week, losing to Hinsdale Central on Tuesday and defeating St Edwards on Saturday. In the game against Central, Gabby Baranauskis and Olivia Perez led the team's scoring efforts while Jenni Pantoni and Tamya Goodlow rebounded well and played great defense. In the game against St Edwards, Olivia Perez led with 14 points and 4 steals followed by Megan McGinley with 11 points and 3 assists. Now 1-3, the Hornets look to bounce back with a home game against Lake Park on Tuesday (November 27) and an away game against Addison Trail on Saturday (December 1)!
Freshman The second week of the season brought the Hinsdale South girls a great comeback win against Hinsdale Central. The Red Devils commanded the lead most of the game but a great defensive effort from the Hornets allowed them to take the game back for the win. The defensive charge was headed by Tori Collins and Natalia Vasilefski who, both had three blocks each in the second half. The young Lady Hornets finished fourth overall in the tournament with a tough loss to St. Edward in the crossover match. It was an amazing way to finish for a first year group.
Week of November 12th
Varsity The Lady Hornets Varsity basketball team started the season with a loss to Nequea Valley on Thursday and a win over Plainfield South on Saturday in the Brenda Whitesell Tournament. Freshman Kennedi Perkins led the way in both games with 20 points and 16 points respectively. Junior Erin Adams chipped in 15 and 13 while senior Emily Koziol had 10 against Plainfield South.
Sophomore The Lady Hornet Sophomore Team battled in two games this week, losing to Neuqua Valley on Thursday and losing to Plainfield South on Saturday. In the game against NV, Jenni Pantoni and Olivia Perez led the team's scoring efforts while Megan McGinley and Abby Didio rebounded well and played great defense. In the game against Plainfield South, Olivia Perez led with 13 points and 3 boards followed by Gabby Baranauskis with 11 points and 4 rebounds. Now 0-2, the Hornets look to bounce back with a home game against Hinsdale Central on Tuesday (November 20) and a Crossover home game on Saturday (November 24)!
Freshman In our first game of the season, the Freshman faced off against Neuqua Valley. While it was a great game, it was a tough loss. Natalia Vasilevski led the fight with 11 points, 9 of those coming off of three-pointers. In the second game against Plainfield South, the girls fought their way back from a 9-point deficit to win by 8. Molly Savage and Madeline Gamboa were vital in the offensive charge, while Sarah Tauber and Brooklyn King took over the defensive end. It was a great and exciting first week for the Freshman Girls.
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