From Thursday, December 2nd to Saturday, December 4th, Immanuel Christian School hosted its annual ICS Warrior Basketball Invitational. This year’s field featured 10 girls teams from around West Texas, including the new additions of Marfa, Anthony, Presidio, and Balmorhea. The ICS Varsity Girls Basketball Team faced their first opponent of the tournament on Friday.
They would defeat the Lady Eagles from Van Horn by a score of 45-24! #30 Hannah Ayala had 18 points in the game! Saturday, the Lady Warriors faced a scrappy and tough team from Balmorhea, but would pull off a win 56-51! #4 Juliana Hernandez put up 23 points and #30 Ayala had 13 points!
The Lady Warriors would face the Ft. Hancock Lady Mustangs in the Championship game of the ICS Warrior Basketball Invitational. ICS would narrowly defeat the Lady Mustangs by a score of 51-48! #4 Hernandez would have 21 points on the night while #30 Ayala contributed 18 points!
The ICS Varsity Girls Basketball now hold a record of 6-0 and will look to continue the win streak on Monday, December 6th, at 6 PM (CST) when they will travel to Van Horn to face the Lady Eagles!
The Varsity Girls Basketball team will be without Freshman #3 Ari Vazquez for a couple of weeks due to a foot injury.
📸 credits: Julianne De Leon, Aaron Petersen