By Fanchon Sartor
The Spartanburg Day School varsity girls’ basketball team defeated the Patriots from York Prep Tuesday night by a score of 61-33.
The Griffins came out roaring against the Patriots, running to a 19-6 lead after one quarter of play. Good defense allowed the Griffins to take advantage of Patriots miscues which lead to Griffin baskets. All Griffins saw action in Tuesday’s contest.
Griffin scorers were led by junior Lauren Oakes with 18pts. Sophomore Lauren Lee added 16pts. Fellow Sophomore Ariana Muehlenbein scored 9pts while Senior Kaylee Owens chipped in 7pts. Juniors Kathleen Babb and Joanna Burgess added 5pts and 4pts respectively. Senior Kate McBride scored 2pts to round out the Griffin scorers.
The Griffins return to action with a home game against Greenwood Christian School on Friday Jan. 13th. Tip off is at 6pm.