Time isn’t standing still for Xavier Prep’s basketball team. In fact, the clock is moving faster than one might think.
third straight game on Tuesday night (Dec. 10), the Gators played with a
running clock in the fourth quarter, signifying a lead of 30 or more points at
the end of three.
disposed of Mesa Desert Ridge and Tempe Corona del Sol last week, and this time
it was visiting Avondale Westview that came out on the short end of a 74-22
ranked sixth by the azcentral.com
media outlet in its most recent 6A Conference elite list, will play another
home game in the Activity Center on Friday night (Dec. 13) when Phoenix Desert
Vista pays a visit.
of Xavier victories coincides with the implementation of a full-court press.
Coach Jennifer Gillom realizes that not all opponents will wilt under that
pressure, but it still is good for the Gators to gain that experience.
continued its long-range accuracy, connecting on nine 3-point baskets.
The Gators had
four players score in double figures – freshman point guard Sienna Cherwinski
(18), senior guard-forward Elysia Fleetwood (14), freshman inside player Mia
Davis (14) and junior guard Tori Saucedo (11).
Hannah Young appears to be improving at a rapid rate with her work underneath
Xavier Prep 74, Westview 22
scoring – Sienna
Cherwinski 18, Elysia Fleetwood 14, Mia Davis 14, Tori Saucedo 11, Hannah Young
7, Tanya Barakat 6, Channing Kehoe 2, Mackenzie Coder 2.