Weekly Feature



2009-12-23 / Sports

St. Benedict’s eighth-grade girls down last year’s Diocesan hoops champion

Amy Trabert brings the ball up court for St. Benedict’s eighth-grade varsity team during a 29-20 win over St. Christopher’s Dec. 7. Amy Trabert brings the ball up court for St. Benedict’s eighth-grade varsity team during a 29-20 win over St. Christopher’s Dec. 7. St. Benedict’s eighth-grade varsity girls basketball team was well-prepared to take on last year’s Diocesan champions, St. Christopher’s, in their league opener Dec. 7. St. Benedict’s won 29-20.

When the inside shot was too well-guarded, Amy Trabert sank four consecutive baskets from the perimeter.

Tracy Nasr stole an inbound pass, drove the length of the court and beat two defenders for a layup. Nasr tallied six points and led in rebounds.

Also scoring for the Tigers were Kourtney Killian, Becky Harms, Grace Garlick, Sarah Parish, Trisha Andrews and Brigid Ryan.

Madeline Grisko added a number of steals and rebounds.

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