2016-17 GORETTI GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM
*15th Annual Lady Gael Classic Champions*
Herald Mail All-County Team. See press release here.
1st Team: Arielle Jean-Jacques
2nd Team: Kirsten Searcy
2016-17 All-IPSL Girls Basketball Team:
From Herald Mail Media, February 23, 2017, “Goretti girls finish season with road win.” read more here.
From Herald Mail Media, January 18, 2017, “Demory’s Late Basket Lifts Goretti Over Clear Spring.” read more here.
From Herald Mail Media, January 11th, 2017, “Gaels Rev Up Scoring Against Blue Storm.” read more here.
From Herald Mail Media, January 9th, 2017, “Jean-Jacques is Timely for Goretti.” read more here.
From Herald Mail Media, December 30th, 2016, “Goretti Girls Have Spectacular Day at Hancock.” read more here.
Kendall Jones hit a game-winning 3-pointer as Goretti edged Northern Bedford 50-49. Sirri Akaya finished with 18 points for the Gaels, while Arielle Jean-Jacques scored 15 in the win.
Goretti (6-6) then defeated Bishop Walsh 67-47, led by Paige Demory with 16 points and Claire Hahn with 11.
From Herald Mail Media, November 19th, 2016, “Gaels Win Their Classic.” read more here.
“St. Maria Goretti defeated Bishop Walsh 67-32 on Saturday to win the 15th Lady Gael Classic.
The win gave the Gaels (2-0) back-to-back titles and their fifth overall.
Arielle Jean-Jacques scored 26 points and was named most outstanding player of the tournament. Sirri Akaya was named most valuable player, and Paige Demory was named to the all-tournament team.”
2016-17 VARSITY SCHEDULE
|Date||Day of week||Time||Opponent||Location|
|14-Nov||M||4:30||At Highland View (scrimmage)||A|
|15-Nov||T||5:15||Glenelg Country (scrimmage)||H|
|18-Nov||F||8:00||LGC vs. Chapelgate (W 77-49)||H|
|19-Nov||Sa||4:00/6:00||Lady Gael Classic (W 67-32)||H|
|22-Nov||T||5:00||at Grace Academy||A|
|29-Nov||T||7:00||Broadfording (W 61-31)||H|
|1-Dec||Th||6:30||at Jefferson (L 61-46)||A|
|5-Dec||M||7:00||Frederick (L 68-42)||H|
|8-Dec||Th||7:00||at MSD* (L 55-20)||A|
|13-Dec||T||6:00||at Martinsburg (L 65-32)||A|
|16-Dec||F||7:00||James Wood (L 51-38)||H|
|21-Dec||W||7:30||at Alleghany (L 71-47)||A|
|29-30-Dec||Th-F||TBD||at Hancock Mixer (Southern Fulton W 50-48; North Bedford W 50-49; Bishop Walsh W 67-47)||A|
|3-Jan||T||7:00||Jefferson (W 67-50)||H|
|9-Jan||M||7:00||at St. James* (W 49-45)||A|
|11-Jan||W||5:00||Mercersburg* (W 65-29)||H|
|18-Jan||W||7:00||Clear Spring (W 58-56)||H|
|19-Jan||Th||5:30||at Grace Academy (W 57-42)||A|
|24-Jan||T||TBD||at St. John’s* (L 74-40)||A|
|1-Feb||W||7:00||Sherando (L 60-34)||H|
|3-Feb||F||7:00||Fort Hill (L 61-48)||H|
|7-Feb||T||7:30||at Musselman (W 56-48)||A|
|10-Feb||F||4:30||at Gerstell (W 51-37)||A|
|13-Feb||M||7:00||Oakdale (L 46-44)||H|
|14-Feb||T||6:00||Frederick Force (W 49-36)||H|
|16-Feb||Th||7:00||at Urbana (L 50-43)||A|
|21-Feb||T||7:00||at Brunswick (W 71-42)||A|
|22-Feb||W||5:30||Spencerville- Senior Night (W 77-17)||H|
|23-Feb||Th||7:00||at Bishop Walsh (W 75-33)||A|
|As of January 10, 2017|
Class of 2017:
Kirsten Searcy, Division III, Cabrini University.
Class of 2016:
Ama Mitchual, Division III, Norwich University.
Beverly Kum, Valley Forge Military College
Goretti vs. Bishop Walsh W 75-33
Kirsten Searcy-20 points 11rebounds 12 assists, Arielle Jean-Jacques-18 points 11 rebounds, Paige Demory-8 points 14 rebounds 7 blocks
Goretti vs. Spencerville W 77-17
Kirsten Searcy-14 points 8 assists 5 steals, Arielle Jean-Jacques-26 points 16 rebounds, Paige Demory-16 points 11 rebounds 7 blocks
Goretti vs. Brunswick W 71-42
Arielle Jean-Jacques – 26points 12 rebounds, Paige Demory- 15 points 14 rebounds 7 blocks, Kirsten Searcy-13 points 12 assists 4 three pointers, Sirri Akaya-10 points 2 steals 2 assists
Goretti vs. Urbana L 50-43
Kirsten Searcy- 12 pts
Arielle Jean-Jacques- 13 pts, 11 rebounds
Paige Demory- 5pts, 12 rebounds
Goretti vs. Frederick Force W 49-36
Kirsten Searcy-17 points
Arielle Jean-Jacques-9 points 8 rebounds
Paige Demory-9 points 10 rebounds
Goretti vs. Oakdale L 46-44
Paige Demory-10pts 15 rebounds
Kirsten Searcy-15pts 7 assists
Goretti vs. Gerstell Academy W 51-37
Arielle Jean-Jacques – 19points 10 rebounds
Paige Demory-17points 8 rebounds
Goretti vs. Musselman W 56-48
Kirsten Searcy-15 pts 7 assists
Arielle Jean-Jacques- 19pts 12 rebounds
Sirri Akaya- 12 points 5 assists
Paige Demory- 12 points 6 rebounds
Goretti vs. Fort Hill L 61-48
Arielle Jean-Jacques-24 pts 16 rebounds
Goretti vs. Sherando L 60-34
Paige Demory- 13 pts 14 rebounds
Arielle Jean-Jacques- 10 pts 9 rebounds
Sirri Akaya- 10 pts 5 rebounds
Goretti vs. St. John’s Catholic Prep L 74-40
Arielle Jean Jacques- 13 pts
Paige Demory- 13 pts
Goretti vs. Grace Academy W 57-42
Paige Demory- 15 pts
Claire Hahn-12 pts shot 100% from the “3”
Kirsten Searcy-14 pts
Sirri Akaya-6 pts
Goretti vs. Clear Spring W 58-56
Paige Demory-15 pts 11 rebounds, hit the game winning basket in the middle of the lane with the clock counting down from 5 seconds.
Kirsten Searcy- 21 pts 5 assists
Sirri Akaya-11 pts
Goretti vs. Mercersburg W 65-29
Junior – Arielle Jean-Jacques 19 pts
Junior – Sirri Akaya-13 pts
Senior – Kirsten Searcy-10 pts
Sophomore – Claire Hahn-11 pts
Goretti vs. St. James W 49-45
Paige Demory-led the Gaels with 13pts 10 rebounds
Kirsten Searcy added 12 points 7 assists
Arielle Jean-Jacques added 10 points 11 rebounds
Hancock Holiday Mixer
Goretti vs. Southern Fulton W 50-48
Arielle Jean-Jacques led Goretti with 22 points, 10 rebounds, and the game winning shot at the buzzer for the win
Kirsten Searcy added 16 points for the Lady Gaels.
Goretti vs. North Bedford W 50-49
Sirri Akaya led with 18 points
Arielle Jean-Jacques added 15 points.
Kendall Jones hit the game winning 3 pointer
Goretti vs. Bishop Walsh W 67-47
Paige Demory 16 points
Claire Hahn 11 points
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016:
Sirri Akaya & Arielle Jean-Jacques 16 pts each
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016:
Arielle Jean-Jacques- 16 pts
Paige Demory- 10pts 13 rebounds
Sirri Akaya- 7pts 7 assists
Thurs., Dec. 1, 2016:
Arielle Jean-Jacques 12 pts
Sirri Akaya 12 pts.
Paige Demory 10 pts, 11 rebounds.
Tues., Nov. 29, 2016:
Arielle Jean-Jacques 28 pts, 11 rebounds
Sirri Akaya 18 pts
Friday, November 18th, 2016: