The 8th grade Lady "A" Steers beat up on Snyder Monday 34-13. Tristan Smith led the way with 13 points followed by Alex Enriquez and Ryen Terrazas both with 6 points. Mya Blanco chipped in 5 points. Savanna Zarraga and Kalyn Whitehead played well on defense.
The 8th grade Lady "B" Steers put up a good fight against the Lady Snyder Tigers. Regardless of their hard fight, they fell short 19-12. Good passes and plays on offense were made by Mallory Paul, Kylee Lynch, G Gonzales, and Kayleigh Muniz. On the defensive side, multiple steals and blocked shots were made by the entire team. However, the defensive players of the game were Angelica Calderon and Kylee Lynch, who lead the team in rebounds and steals.
7th Grade -
The 7th grade A team lost to Snyder in overtime on a free throw. The team struggled in the first half, but came back to take the lead in the 3rd Q. They held the lead till the 4th Q buzzer and fouled, taking the game to the free throw line. Snyder made both free throws and pushed the game into overtime. Overtime went back and forth in a tough 3 minute extra period. The lady Steers lost by a free throw in overtime. Offensive players of the game were Kortney Moore, Elaina Arredondo and Monica Gutierrez. Defensive players of the game were Gisselle Holguin and Loni Mendez.
The 7th grade "B" team Lady Steers got a huge win over the Tigers 30-3. Jalen Sykes led the team with 10 points. Mikiah Gibson followed with 6. Mia Bustamante, Neli Mendez and Maria Villalobos each had 4 pts while Genna Bediinger put up 2 points. Defense was on fire all night. All the lady Steers played awesome last night.
The 7th grade "B" team boys took on the Snyder Tigers last night and came up a little short dropping the contest 22-16. They battled all four quarters and have showed improvement throughout the year. Leading the Steers was Aaron Chavez with 5 points, 13 rebounds, and 2 blocked shot.
Also contributing for the Steers were:
Ismael Castillo with 4 points, 5 rebounds, 7 steals.
Kelby Olivarez with 4 points, 3 rebounds, and 7 steals.
Johnny Marquez with 3 points, 1 rebound, and 2 steals.
Issac Gonzales with 5 steals and 4 rebounds.
Adrian Solis with 6 steals and 3 rebounds.
The Steers wrap up the 2017-2018 Basketball season next Monday against the Wylie Bulldogs. Tip-off is set for 5 PM for the "A" team and the "B" team will shortly follow at the E.C Roberson Jr. Gymnasium.