By Fanchon Sartor
The Spartanburg Day School varsity girls’ basketball team defeated the Oakbrook Prep by a score of 53-36.
The Griffins and the Knights went blow for blow during the first quarter, with the Griffins leading 12-11 after one quarter of play.
The Griffins used solid defense to add to their lead in the second quarter, taking a 25-17 advantage into the half.
The third quarter was a battle as both the Griffins and the Knights traded baskets and momentum.
The Griffins were able to secure the victory 53-36.
The Griffin scorers were lead by Junior Kathleen Babb with 15 points. Junior Lauren Oakes added 13 points while Senior Kate McBride scored 11 points. Sophomore Lauren Lee chipped in 8 points. Senior Kaylee Owens and Sophomore Ariana Muehlenbein scored 4 points and 3 points respectively. Freshman Maggie Genoble added 1 point to round out the Griffin scorers.