The Lady Spartans Varsity Basketball team is now 2-0 for the season.
Notes from the first game vs Career on Dec. 18.
This was a great team effort, lead by senior captain Jillian Martin with a personal high of 28 points, Jayne Whitman and Megan Smith added 7 points each, Jenna Vanhise with 4 blocked shots.
Amity won 59-30
Game Two vs Hillhouse
On Friday, the Lady Spartans had an amazing 20 point comeback against Hillhouse. This nailbiter resulted in a final score of 50-48.
Amity was down by 20 points in the third quarter. The impressive comeback was sparked by 4 three-pointers from Freshman Sarah Granados in the third quarter.
The run continued in the 4th quarter with a key 3 pointer by Meadow Blakeslee’s and 2 three-pointers from Jillian Martin. At minute markdown by 3 points Martin with a key steal and converted lay-up and foul shot to tie the game at 48-48.
With 12 seconds left it was Martin with an assist to Eschweiler for the winning basket!!
(Martin with 19, Granados 15, Eschweiler 10)
— No, I didn’t suddenly start understanding sports. This was submitted by Robyn Martin. (Thank You!)