Hawks News · DCHS Girls Basketball Show Some Growth A Ball State University


On Thursday June 14, the Decatur Girls Teams traveled to Muncie Indiana to play in the annual Ball State University Team Camp.  Both JV and Varsity Teams made the trip.

The Varsity Girls  Played 3 games and finished 2-1

Game 1 the Lady Hawks Varsity face off against Alexandria Monroe.  The Hawks led by 10 at the half and maintained that number to go on to win 40-30.  Coach Gibbs stated “We have spent a lot of time on Man-2-Man defense and the hard worked help the girls  pull this one out.”

Game 2 the Lady Hawk Varsity squared off against Wapahani. The Lady Hawk for the second time got of to a solid lead (8 point).  Wapahani fought back and the Hawks had to come up with a stop in the last possession to hold on to a 40-37 victory.

Game 3 saw the Lady Hawk Varsity play Hamilton Heights. Hamilton won 20 plus games last year and were a super solid team top to bottom. The Hawks led for part of the game but full short. The Hawks lost by a score of 44-38.

 

Junior Varsity Hawks finished 1-3 on the day. The JV Hawks were very scrappy in every game  and have showed major improvement each time out.  They fell to Anderson and Northwestern. The won the final game of the day by 25-18 versus Alexandria Monroe.  The JV Hawks got great efforts from everyone.  Coach Gibbs said ” Very proud of the team effort.. Grace Gil individually was spectacular.”  

Both Lady Hawk squad travel to Triton on Saturday, June 14, for the Triton Shootout.  The Varsity Hawks will see some good teams in Morristown, New Palestine, and Knox.