Girls’ JV Basketball Defeats Washington Township

Avra Bossov ('11)/Eastside News/Features Editor

Today, the Girls JV Basketball team  defeated Washington Township. The final score was 54-41, Cherry Hill East.

The team’s starters were Shaylin O’Connell (’11), Lillian Chuwueze (’11),  Rachel Sisholtz (’11), Caroline DiBartolomeo (’11), #12 and Courtney Workman (’11).

Workman was the first to score, with a free throw within the first three minutes.

The score at the end of the first quarter was 10-8, Washington Township. Township maintained their lead into half time, when the score reached 24-19. However, by the end of the third, the Cougars took the lead by raising the score to 40-30. Finally, East’s offense continued to dominate to bring the final score to 54-41.

They played an excellent game overall. Their next game is on January 26.