Freshman In the fourth and week of the season, the girls suffered two losses. The first game brought the Young Lady Hornets to Willowbrook High School. The girls were tied most of the game but could not hold on at the end. The back and forth scoring was led on our side by Makena Camden and Joy Nwonye who also had 15 rebounds. In the second game, the Hornets hosted Downers Grove South where again the girls started off strong but could not keep up with the numbers of the other team. Nicole Kaleta and Elysa Tobar were the offensive boost while Ella Hardman and Izabella Cison were the cornerstones to the defense. Even though the girls suffered numerous losses the second half of the season looks extremely promising as great things are still to come from this Young Lady Hornet group.
Week of December 9th
Varsity The Varsity Lady Hornets suffered 3 losses this week. They lost to Proviso East, Morton and Minooka. Mary Lavorata led the way against East with 5 points while Jenny Pantoni added 4 points. Janae Washington scores 12 points against Morton and 17 points against Minooka. The girls play Willowbrook on Tuesday.
Sophomore The Sophomore Lady hornets played 3 games this week, winning one of them. Jenny Pantoni led the way against East with 7 points while Jillian Mardquardt chipped in 6 points in the loss. The Hornets beat Morton with Brooklyn King scoring 18 points and Natalia Vasilevski scoring 12. In a loss against Minooka, Brooklyn King scored 5 points while Molly Savage added 4 points.
Freshman The girls fought with all their might vs. Proviso East but again were faced with a 45-11 loss. The next game of the week the girls faced Morton East at home. This game gave the girls their best look of the season even though they lost 25-13. They fought with everything they could but the numbers of Morton proved to be too much against an injured Lady Hornet team. Finally, the girls went to Minooka to end their week in the toughest loss of the season. The Lady Hornets gave all they could but it was not enough with a loss of 30-1. While each of the games resulted in a loss, Joy Nwoyne, Makena Camden, Nicole Kaleta, Sedra Alkhudari, Elysa Tobar, Julia Andrzejczak, Izabella Cison, Ella Hardman, Peyton Hough, Jamilla Esmilla, and Raneem Kholoki gave their best efforts in fighting and never giving up, no matter how grim the situations looked.
Week of December 2nd
Varsity The varsity Lady Hornets suffered their first conference game to Addison Trail 25-39. Janae Washington led the way with 10 points. They’ll continue conference play this week with games against Proviso East and Morton.
Sophomore The Sophomore girls basketball team beat Addison Trail in overtime 36-33. Natalia Vasilevski led the way with 9 points while Jillian Marquardt and Jenny Pantoni chipped in 7 a piece.
Freshman The Freshman lost to vs. Addison Trail on Saturday. The girls started the game off by fighting strong but eventually Addison Trails ran off with the game resulting in a 35-9 loss. The next game will be their first away game at Proviso East.
Week of November 25th
Varsity The Lady hornets continued action in the Thanksgiving tournament losing to Nequa Valley 36-45. They finished the tournament on Saturday with a loss to Plainfield South 41-61. Erin Adams led the way with 16 while Ellie Urbanski chipped in 6 points and Janae Washington added 7 points. They open up conference play with Addison Trail on Saturday, December 7th at home
Sophomore The Sophomore team suffered their first loss of the season to Chicago Jones Prep 13-43. They came back on Saturday with a great team win over Sandburg 38-25. They earned third place in the Thanksgiving tournament.
Freshman The second week of the season continued in the Thanksgiving Tournament where the Hinsdale South Hornets suffered to big losses. The first loss of the week came to Chicago Christian Prep. The girls started off strong but with the holiday break lost steam quickly. They were led by a great effort from Joy Nwonye and Elysa Tobar who fought from start to finish. In the second loss of the week the young Lady Hornets went against rival Hinsdale Central. The girls were led by another solid start to finish effort from Elysa Tobar and Ella Hardman. With the conclusion of the tournament the girls will have a great season ahead of them.
Week of November 18th
Varsity The varsity lady hornets opened up their season with a loss to St. Edward 51-57. They continued play in the tournament with a loss to Timothy Christian 43-56.
Sophomore The Sophomore Lady Hornet basketball team opened up their season with a big win over St. Edwards winning 41-10. They then beat Stagg in overtime 47-46.
Freshman In our first game of the season, the Freshman faced off against Lyons Township. While it was a great game for both teams the young Lady Hornets were able to pull off a big win. Nicole Kaleta and Makena Camden led the fight with with a combined point total of 27 of the 33 points. In the second game against Stagg the girls put up a great fought but ended up losing. Even though the young Lady Hornets lost, a great defensive effort was given by Sedra Alkhudari who had 3 steals and 6 rebounds. The girls started off the year with a split but great things look to come this season!
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