On Wednesday, February 22, the 4th seeded, McAuley Lady Warriors faced off against the 1st seeded and state ranked Purdy Lady Eagles. In this district semi-final, both teams fought hard the entire game but the Lady Warriors fell behind 14 at halftime. In the 2nd half, the Lady Warriors outscored the Lady Eagles by 3, but unfortunately lost the game with a score of 61-50. When asked about her senior season, Emily Freitas said, “This season went really well and I was very proud of the team as a whole. Especially becoming the most winning girls basketball team the school has had in ten years. I’m, excited to see the things they will do in the future.” The Lady Warriors showed much improvement throughout the season with a final record of 15-12. They plan on coming out next season just as strong as they finished.
Great season ladies!