Blue Devils win title
Published 12:00 am, Thursday, March 15, 2018
The Blue Devils edged the Seminoles 12-9 in the fourth-grade house basketball championship game. The victory capped off a perfect 12-0 season for the Devils.
The final was a hard fought, back and forth affair with each team playing with energy. After being tied at the half, the Seminoles gritted to a four-point lead with four minutes left in the game.
The Blue Devils fought back, picked up the intensity on defense and made several key steals, leading to an 8-0 scoring run off a pair of perimeter shots and free throw by Julianne White, a huge bank shot by Brooke Byczek and a clutch late free throw by Sydney Johnson.
The Seminoles added a free throw in the last minute for the final margin. Julianne White led all scorers with nine points.