Prosper’s 7th grade girls basketball teams won two out of three vs. Dowell on Monday night.
The Lionettes’ Blue team struggled, dropping the game26-6. Even with tough play from all the players, Prosper kept pulling away. Danielle Boggs, who scored a team high of 4 points, earned offensive player of the game. Gretchen Omholt had overall great defensive game and CeCe Clark with overall good defense and constant drives to the hole was the team’s overall player.
The Dowell Gold team fought hard continually, but in the end lost 30-27. Carlie Kauffman earned offensive player of the game again with a team high of 12 points. Mikayla Kuehne and Eleanor Burnett played a great defensive game, picking up 7 steals combined and forcing turnovers for Prosper’s team. Alex Coleman was the team’s overall player showing leadership, drive and perserverence.
The Lionettes’ White team pulled out a close victory winning 19-18. Kenzie Muniz was among the top players for the night, scoring 6 points. Myah Bowen led the team in defense hustling down on both sides of the court. Tia Fields, also scoring 6 points, earned overall player of the game playing both ends of the court with poise under pressure and showing lots of leadership qualities.
Dowell’s next match will take place against Highland Park at Dowell. The Blue team will take the court first at 5 p.m., followed by the Gold and White teams.