Magnificat put in a workman-like performance defeating West Holmes (Millersburg) 50-40 in Game #19 of the Classic In The Country Challenge XIV, one of the nations premier events for Girls High School Basketball. The game took place @ The Perry Reese Center (Hiland HS) in Berlin, Ohio on Monday, January 16th.
Three players scored in double figures with seniors Theresa Farnan & Colleen Woidke leading the Blue Streaks with 11 points each and fellow senior Sara Spicer adding 10 points. Freshman Asia McAuliffe chipped in 8 points & 6 rebounds.
Celeste Ryman led the Knights with 13 points.
The Junior Varsity team fell to West Holmes 50-39, and the Freshman Blue Streaks were topped by Archbishop Hoban 44-34.
Next up for the Blue Streaks is Round #2 of their rivalry with Saint Joseph Academy on Saturday, January 21st @ Magnificat HS. The Freshman game tips off @ 11:30am followed by the Junior Varsity @ 1pm & the Varsity contest @ 2:30pm.