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7th Grade Girls 40-0 in SPAL Basketball Careers

A remarkable three-year reign for the Savannah Country Day Lady Hornets (Gold) seventh-grade girls basketball team continued as the squad defeated Blessed Sacrament 15-8 to capture its third straight SPAL championship. The Lady Hornets, who are coached by the father/daughter duo of Lamar Kirkley and Darla Wynn, have gone 40-0 over their three-year run. This year’s eight-member team, which went 11-0 in the league and 3-0 during the postseason, advanced to the finals by beating St. Peters 36-13 and St. Andrew’s 24-19. The Champions are Katie Bibby, Anna Hardin Booker, Lilla Brennan, Sofia Pablo, Anna Claire Pankey, Sara Sergi, Ella Stone and Stella Wynn. 
A remarkable three-year reign for the Savannah Country Day Lady Hornets (Gold) seventh-grade girls basketball team continued with a thrilling finish recently as the squad defeated Blessed Sacrament 15-8 to capture its third straight SPAL championship.
The Lady Hornets, who are coached by the father/daughter duo of Lamar Kirkley and Darla Wynn, have gone 40-0 over their three-year run.
This year’s eight-member team, which went 11-0 in the league and 3-0 during the postseason, advanced to the finals by beating St. Peters 36-13 and St. Andrew’s 24-19.
In their opening win over the Lady Rams, the Lady Hornets’ Anna Hardin Booker led with 12 points, while Katie Bibby added 10.
In the semifinal victory against the Lady Lions, Bibby led with 15 points, while Jamie Palmaccio added six. In the championship match with the Lady Irish, Bibby again led with seven points, while Booker tallied five. Other contributors: Lilla Brennan, Sofia Pablo, Anna Claire Pankey, Ella Stone, Stella Wynn and Sara Sergi.
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