Girls Varsity Basketball · The Lady Minutemen secure playoff spot with overtime win against Valley Christian 57-51

57 Maranatha High School
51 Valley Christian/Cerritos
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The Lady Minutemen played in their second senior night game of the week on the road and it turned out to be another highly contested game that went into overtime before Maranatha secured the victory with a balanced attack. Mia Chang recorded her first double, double with 13 points and 11 rebounds while Emily Jordan chipped in 11 points and four assists. Merci Turner scored 10 points to go with nine rebounds and Patil Yaacoubian contributed nine points and seven rebounds. Mikayla Murphy was a human eraser down low as he recorded four blocks to go with her five points and five rebounds.
The Lady Minutemen finished Olympic League play with a 5-3 record (second place) and an overall record of 17-7. The Lady Minutemen are currently ranked 3rd in the CIFSS 4AA Division and will wait for the selection Sunday brackets to be announced to see where they will play next week for the start of the playoffs.