Varsity Basketball Update - January 30th

Varsity Basketball Update - January 30th
Posted on 01/29/2018
Arianna Prince brings the ball up-court

Varsity Girls’ Basketball

January 23rd, 2018
In Varsity Girls Basketball on January 23rd, 2018 the RA Lady Knights defeated Delaware Valley Friends School Dragons, 24-23.

With a tremendous second half performance, the girls overcame a 14-point halftime deficit to push past the Dragons and earn the victory. A stifling Lady Knight zone press could not be countered by their opponents.

In the third quarter, Arianna Prince (pictured at left) scored 14 straight points to tie the game at 18. Key baskets from Emilia Crow and Skylar Bones in the final quarter secured the dramatic win for the Lady Knights.

The varsity squad’s next match-up will be away on Monday, January 29th when they will take the court to challenge the Woodlynde Warriors.

January 29, 2018
"In High School basketball action this evening, the Lady Knights varsity squad defeated the Woodlynde Warriors, 29-13. With the victory, the Lady Knights improved to 6-4 on the season.

Arianna Prince and Hannah Akamine each led the team with 6 points apiece. Akamine also added 4 steals and 2 assists.

Grace Ballentine added 5 points, while Emilia Crow contributed 4 points and 3 assists. Skylar Bones, Julia Lloyd, Casey Mitchell and Ijiah Smith each contributed 2 points in the victory. The Lady Knights will next take the court at home on Monday against AIM Academy Wolfpack.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball

January 25th, 2018
The varsity boys basketball team won their league match-up against the Delaware Valley Friends School Dragons yesterday by the score of 37-35.

Rashied Lawson led all scorers with 12 points and Malachy Lacy finished with 10 points. Jaeshon Goodman-Rhodes had a great defensive game which helped lead the team to the win.

The Knights’ next game is on Monday, January 29th at home against the West-Mont Christian Academy Wings.