Island Trees HS Girls Basketball Wins
"Wantagh Sports Booster Club Invitational"
Last week, the Varsity Lady Dawgs basketball team played in the Wantagh Sports Booster Club Invitational. The Lady Dawgs took care of business on Tuesday, December 6, beating a solid Mepham team by the final score of 64 to 57. Catherine Zamroz hit a 3 pointer with 3 minutes to play to seal the win. Julia Minafo had 13 points and Cathryn Kramer had 11. 9 players for the Lady Dawgs scored in this team effort win.
On Thursday night, Island Trees took on a well-balanced Carle Place team in the Finals. The girls went down 7-0 at the start and trailed by as many as 10 during this see-saw battle. The Lady Dawgs responded by turning up the intensity on defense and executing on offense. They outscored Carle Place 17-6 in the 4th quarter to secure a 47-37 victory, claiming the championship! Cathryn Kramer was named Tournament MVP with her double double performance of 11 points and 20 rebounds in the Championship game. Brianna Fitzgerald was named to the All-Tournament Team. 7 players for Island Trees contributed to the 10 point win and 1st ever Wantagh Tournament Trophy! The Lady Dawgs first Conference game is set for Dec 19th at 6:30 in the Island Trees HS Gym. Come out to cheer on the Lady Dawgs and see some great basketball action!