Girls Varsity Basketball · Lady Raiders Win Sectional Opening Round


The Cardinal Ritter Girls Basketball Team opened sectional play Tuesday night taking on host Washington.  The Raiders Elena “The Closer” Closser scored on the opening tip and the team never looked back.  In a game where the entire bench played, the Lady Raiders had seven girls in double figures.

Gabby “Heat Check” Hicks, in her first game back from injury, led the scoring with 13 points.  Others in double figures were Maddie Sandifer and Kelsey “Wild Card” Waggoner 12 points each, Emma “Lights Out” Litzelman added 11 while Meghan “Sure Shot” Sandifer, Lauren “Steamin'” Beaman, and Chloe “Ole… Ole Ole,” Olejnik dropped 10 points apiece.

Next up will be a Friday night clash with Westside rival Speedway.

The game will have a 6 pm tip at Washington High School.

Come out and support you Lady Raiders!!!