|Basketball - Girls (JV) SGIS|
|Date:||January 27, 2018|
|Score:||ISB 25–TASIS 6; ZIS 25–TASIS 19: LA CHAT 11–TASIS 10|
The Girls Junior Varsity Basketball team got off to a slow start against ISB in the opening game of the SGIS Tournament. The Tigers struggled to score points but, led by Natalie Flemmer '20 and Carolina Zanon di Valgiurata '20, played solid zone defense, rebounded well, and forced a number of turnovers.
Game two was a very tight one against ZIS, with the Tigers’ opponent sealing the victory in the final minutes of action. Trinity Mack '20 led the team in scoring while Meilan Russell '20 and di Valgiurata grabbed most of the rebounds. Iris Kaymak '20 scored her first basket for the JV team.
The final game of the afternoon was an even tighter one against La Chat. TASIS held onto the lead until La Chat hit a game-winning shot in the finals seconds. It was a great performance by the whole JV team, which found a leader in Mack. The game also featured the first basket for Lyla Thompson '20.