By Fanchon Sartor
The Spartanburg Day school varsity girls’ basketball team defeated the Warriors from Veritas Christian Academy Thursday night in a non-region game by a score of 56-44.
The Griffins faced a tough opponent as the Warriors used physical play and toughness to hang with the Griffins during the first half. The Griffins led 29-18 at the half.
The Griffins increased their intensity in the second half, pushing the lead up to 20+ points. All Griffins saw action in Thursday night’s victory.
The Griffin scorers were led by senior Kate McBride with 16 points. Junior Lauren Oakes added 13 points while senior Kaylee Owens scored 12 points. Junior Kathleen Babb chipped in 8 points. Sophomores Ariana Muehlenbein and Lauren Lee added 4 points and 3 points respectively to round out the Griffin scorers.