The 7th grade Dux lost their final game of the season last night 23-30, making their season record 7 – 5. Cassidy Wiersma, Anna Girman, Abby Winn & Emily Brands each scored 4 points while Avery Vugteveen, Ali Holman & Taylor Zwagerman added 2 points each. Megan Brink added a free throw as well.
Defensively, Bella Louwerse, Tia Martinez & Emma Bussis played aggressive defense. Grace Caywood had some solid box outs to keep Hamilton off the boards. A huge shout out to our managers for the year, Saraylla Blystra & Grace Oren. Mya Anderson added lots of positive encourage while finishing the season with an injury. … Thanks to all the staff & students that cheered us on. The cheering award goes out the 7th grade boys pizza crew. Thanks for being there to support us throughout the season.
The 8th grade team played a great game but came up short against a talented Hamilton squad. Leading scorers for the Dux were Aliyah Ybarra, Marcy Creevy, Marissa Geerlings, Abi Eckert, Lily Brower, Jordyn Smeyers, Yahaira Martinez, and Natalie Lay.
On the defensive end, Sierra Blattner, Jordyn Wigginton, Asiana DeLaCruz, and Maddie Settlemyre played with great energy.
The Dux have one more game remaining on their schedule, they take on the teachers of Creekside on Wednesday, March 15 at 3pm. Admission is free, come out and cheer on the Dux!