Lakehill Varsity Cheerleaders engage the crowd.
The Varsity Girls Basketball team got off to a quick start in the new year by winning their first two district games. On January 3, the Lady Warriors traveled to Dallas Lutheran, defeating the Lions, 42-26. Lakehill was led in scoring by senior Charity Abengowe with 29 points and 14 rebounds. Junior Ashley Peacock chipped in with two three-pointers. Senior McKinney Waggoner also contributed 12 rebounds in the game.
On January 10, the Lady Warriors defeated the Irving the Highlands Blazers on the road, 57 - 45. Abengowe scored a season-high 40 points and sunk six three-point baskets. Waggoner also had a season high of 17 rebounds. Peacock continued her sharp shooting from the three-point line, contributing eight points against the Blazers. The Lady Warriors played great defense led by senior Giulia Ferguson and freshman Alanna Stern. All 13 team members played in the game with several contributions from the younger players.
The team finishes off a busy week with a home game on Thursday, January 12, against Yavneh and another road game at Dallas Covenant on Saturday, January 14.
Want to learn more about Lakehill? Join us for Freshman Visit Day on Friday, February 3, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Visit the website to find out more.