Lady Wildcats Take Hills East

Brittney Coleman (4) scored 15 points to lead Whitman in a tight conference battle.
Brittney Coleman (4) scored 15 points to lead Whitman in a tight conference battle.
Sophomore Danielle Kleet (5) contributed 7 points in the win including a crucial 3 pointer in the 4th period.
Sophomore Danielle Kleet (5) contributed 7 points in the win including a crucial 3 pointer in the 4th period.
Meghan Soulias, one of the trio of talented sophomores helped to keep Hills East to one of their lowest scoring games of the year.
Meghan Soulias, one of the trio of talented sophomores helped to keep Hills East to one of their lowest scoring games of the year.
Rosa Portaro (23) saved her 3 pointers for the 4th period and presently has 31 long-range baskets on the season.
Rosa Portaro (23) saved her 3 pointers for the 4th period and presently has 31 long-range baskets on the season.
Alexa DelColle (22) played great defense and rebounded well.
Alexa DelColle (22) played great defense and rebounded well.

Congratulations to the Girls Varsity Basketball team on its 44-36 win over Hills East last night (1-10-17).  Brittney Coleman, Rosa Portaro, and Danielle Kleet hit some clutch 3 pointers in the 4th quarter while Meghan Soulias, Emma Palka, and Alexa DelColle played great defense and rebounded well.  Desiree Kleberg, Camilee Getchell, and Sarah Glaser all contributed strong defense on the Hills East guards to help seal the win for the wildcats.

The team is now 9 and 2 overall and 4 and 1 in league play.  Please come out to support the Annual Coaches vs Cancer Basketball fundraiser when our Lady Wildcats face off against the Northport Tigers, Tuesday January 17th a 6:30PM in Whitman’s North Gymnasium.