All three Lady Irish teams traveled to West Chester, OH, to once again compete in the Kemba Classic Holiday Hoops Fest at Lakota West High School. On Saturday, 12.28.19, the Irish Varsity fell to Ohio Division 1, top-ranked, Cincinnati Mount Notre Dame, 71-34. Chloe Crawford led the Lady Irish scoring with 15 points, all from 3-pointers. On Sunday, 12.29.19, the Irish Varsity topped Fairfield (Cincinnati area), 54-43. Chloe Crawford again led the Irish, with 21 points. Kate Ellis added 16 points and Brinn Hunt 10 rebounds in the victory. The Lady Irish move to 5-4 on the season.
The Lady Irish JV fell to Mount Notre Dame on Saturday, 40-23. Mary Ellis was the top Irish scorer, with 12 points. Kamryn Hunt added 5. On Sunday, the Irish JV bounced back to defeat Fairfield, 42-28. Brookelyn McClung scored 16 for the Irish and Kamryn Hunt contributed 7 for the Irish. Nine different Irish players scored in the contest. The Irish JV are now 8-1 for the season.
In the Freshmen contests, the Irish fell to Lakota West, 45-19 on Saturday and lost to Fairfield, 39-14 on Sunday. The Irish Freshmen are 1-7 for the season.
The Irish teams return to start the new year with home action, at the Sullivan Center, on Saturday, 01.04.20, hosting Perrysburg. Freshmen start at 12:00 p.m., JV at 1:30 and Varsity will tip at 3:00.