Girls Freshman Basketball · Hard work pays off.

26 Valparaiso High School
27 Kankakee Valley High School
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Valparaiso High School vs Kankakee Valley High School
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2 1   15
3 8   4
4 9   5
OT1 2   3

The sacrifice of Holiday break practices payed off as a determined Girl’s Basketball ” C” held off Valparaiso High School for the second time this season..
A slow beginning turned into a fired up second quarter as the girls combined driving lay ups and free throws for a 15 point quarter. to take a 15 -7 point lead into the half time break. Valparaiso fought back to take a late lead but back to back defensive steals and a timely Ava McKIm 2 point basket tied the game in regulation. . The overtime turned into a game of chess , with both teams not willing to bend… A late 8 foot jump shot by Elise Kasper and a game winning free throw by McKim . brought home the win for the Kougars. Defense and rebounding by Faith Vanwienien and Blythe Campbell set the tone in the second a game well played by all ..