As the temperature outside dips, winter sports here at BGHS are heating up!
The Lady Hornets girls basketball team is off to a one of their best starts in more than 10 years. At this time, the ladies are 8-0 on the season. Even more impressive, the ladies have not yet been tested; The girls are averaging 62 points per game, while only allowing 41 points per game! Leading the way for the Lady Hornets are juniors Cameron Cardenas and Katie Giller. For the season, Cardenas is averaging 20 points per game, 4 rebounds per game, 3 assists per game and 4 steals per game. Giller has also put together an all around great start to the season, averaging 20.1 points per game, 9.4 rebounds per game and 4 steals per game.
The ladies will face a tough test at home tomorrow night, vs Franklin Community High School: JV action begins at 6 pm, followed by the varsity game.
Also off to a strong start this winter are the Lady Hornet swimmers! The girls added to their early season success last by dominating 4A Southport. Below you will see results from the event at Southport.
Beech Grove 92
1st place 50 Freestyle
1st place 100 Freestyle
1st place 500 freestyle
400 Freestyle Relay team
Girls swim coach Lacee Hunter is very excited about the growth the team has shown so far this season; She is very pleased with their attitudes and work ethic! The girls (and boys) swim teams will also be in action tomorrow evening, at home against Decatur Central, start time is 5:30 pm.
Tonight, the wrestling Hornets will be in action, at home, against Shelbyville, start time is 6:30 pm. The boys take to the mat for the first time since their stellar 3rd place performance at the Capital City Classic on January 19th.
Tomorrow evening is a busy night here at BGHS—girls varsity and JV basketball are both in action, JV starting at 6 pm. Also home tomorrow evening, boys and girls swimming, start time 5:30 pm, and finally….boys frosh basketball are home tomorrow night as well, in the auxiliary gym at 6 pm. It is a great opportunity to see numerous athletes doing their thing!
Thanks for reading and have a great day!