Girls Varsity Basketball · Lady Braves Basketball is 3-0 On their Season

The Lady Braves travelled to Colonial on Tuesday night for one of the premier district competitions of the night and returned to the Reservation with a 61-52 win.  Captains Julianna Fowler(18 points, 13 rebounds), Alex Lemmon (13 points, 8 rebounds), and Maddy Morales, (18 points, 6 assists) put the team on their shoulders in the second half and gained the program’s 1st Conference win over Colonial in recent years.  Trailing by 11 in the 2nd quarter, the Braves put on an 8-0 run to enter halftime down by 3, 21 – 24.  In the 3rd quarter, the Lady Braves outscored the Grenadiers, 22 – 13 to take a 43 – 37 lead in to the 4th quarter.  In the 4th, the defense stepped up and both teams traded baskets but the Lady Braves rallied past their opponent with a determination of victory. The team is now 3 – 0 and will close out the week with games on Thursday vs. Palm Bay and Friday vs. Lake Nona.