For the start of the Winlock High School basketball season the Winlock girl's team started their season in the cold night of December 1st. For the first game of the season the Winlock girls were to be facing Northwest Christian School.
The game started out with favor to Northwest as they scored point after point. While the clock ticked away during the first quarter Winlock battled to gain the upper hand. As the quarter began to draw to an end Winlock was able to come back. With great rebounds and an amazing three pointer the Winlock girls tied up the first quarter with nine to nine.
At the start of the next quarter Winlock started strong and kept their momentum from the previous quarter. After a few great plays from Winlock and boosting their score Northwest began to take back the points. Minutes passed as the teams ran back and forth on the quarter. Concluding the second quarter before halftime the teams competed back and forth for points ending with the score of 18 to 14 with Winlock still in the lead.
Following the halftime the third quarter continued with Winlock's aggressive plays. After adding four more points to Winlock's side Northwest was able to break away from Winlock in order to secure four more points. Regaining control of the game Winlock took back two points and held the score for the rest of the quarter at 26 to 21.
For the fourth and final corner neither team was able to score any points until halfway through when Winlock added another two points to their side of the score board. Following Winlock's addition Northwest added a point to their side after making one of the two foul shots. Not long after Northwest's one point Winlock held Northwest where they were as they continued to increase their score. Winlock continued to finish the game strong with the end score of 34 to 25!
The next Winlock girl's basketball game will be Wednesday December 9 at Winlock. Tip-off is at 7 pm. Come support the girls as they hold their victorious attitudes through the season!