Girls Varsity Basketball · Avon Hands GBB First Loss

Junior Ilani Williams-Harris. Photo courtesy of McIntyre Imaging.

The Lady Warriors basketball team (1-1) were not able to keep up with Avon HS on Tuesday night, as they fell to 1-1 on the year with a 59-34 loss.

The Lady Orioles jumped on CCHS early, leading 19-6 after one quarter.  Covenant fought back with a second quarter rally, cutting the lead to 24-22 with two minutes remaining in the first half.  But AHS finished the quarter on an 8-0 run to lead 32-22 at halftime.  Avon continued to pull away in the second half, limiting CCHS to just ten points in the final sixteen minutes of play.

Junior Ilani Williams-Harris led the way offensively for Covenant, scoring 16 points and handing out three assists.  Junior Sania Borom pulled down four rebounds and had six steals on the night.

The Lady Warriors will be at home on Saturday, as they will host Cascade HS at 12n/1:30pm.