Article by Phoenix writer Isabel Connolly ’23
In back-to-back games on January 31 and February 1, the girls of Kellenberg’s junior varsity basketball team tacked on two more wins against the Gaels of St. Mary’s. Top scorers included sophomore Erin Occhino and freshman Elizabeth Healy, each scoring 13 points. Sophomore Daniella Espina also scored 9 points. Sophomore Isabella Castelli and freshmen Kelly Miller and Bridget LaRosa earned 8 points each for the team.
Forwards Emma Murphy and Lia Addeo played well picking up 6 points of their own as well as pulling down some rebounds against the Gaels. Freshman Catherine Pizzardi was setting wonderful offensive screens for sophomores Victoria Saporito, Bridget Swanson, and Ainsley MacHarg.
Congratulations to all the players on their impressive wins. Let’s go Firebirds!