On Thursday, December 20, the Lady Irish Varsity came out of the gate strong and played solid defense throughout the game, to defeat Whitmer, 46-25, at the Sullivan Center. Maverick Delp was the game high-scorer, with 15 points. Kate Ellis added 10 points, with Jade Finfera and Angelina Mendieta each netting 7. Kaitlyn Moeller provided the Irish with a strong defensive effort and contributed several assists. The victory takes the Irish to 4-3 and 4-1 in the TRAC.
The Irish JV defeated the Panthers, 46-30. Brinn Hunt led the Irish with 12 points, including 3 triples. Madison Moody added 9 for the Irish. Eight different Irish players scored points in the win. Lady Irish JV Hoops move to 6-1 for the season and 4-1 in TRAC play.
In the Freshmen contest, the Lady Irish continued strong play, notching a 28-11 victory. Brie Sensenstein and Lucia Spinazze led the Irish scoring, each with 8 points. Bella Spinazze added 6. The Irish Freshmen move to 6-0 overall and 5-0 in TRAC action.
During the holidays, all 3 Lady Irish Hoops teams travel to the Kemba Classic Tournament in West Chester, near Cincinnati. Each squad will have 2 games during the December 28-29 event.
Happy Holidays and GO IRISH!