Santa Paula Times

The Lady Cardinal JV team proudly displays their First Place trophy at the Fillmore Tournament. Team members: Andrea Fernandez, Alyssa Frutos, Marissa Ramos, Vivian Hernandez, Kiana Arellano, Sonia Mendez, Jannah Espinoza, Vanessa Chavez, Destiny Rubio, Luren Lazos, Sierra Blair. Head Coach: Stephanie Cardona. (Photo provided) Marissa Ramos (right) goes up for the ball at the start of the JV game with Villanova. (Photo by Brian D. Wilson)

Lady Cardinals capture title at Fillmore JV basketball tourney

December 07, 2011

The Lady Cardinal JV basketball squad took first place at last weekend’s Fillmore Tournament.

The Santa Paula girls played Hueneme in the championship game.  They won that contest 47-42.  Vanessa Chavez led the charge with 20 points and was also the tournament MVP.

Lauren Lazos and Marissa Ramos were All-Tournament players.  Ramos had 10 points and Sierra Blair added another 7.

The JV team started off with a 46-21 win over Villanova.  Friday they beat San Marcos 49-14 and they followed that with a 35-14 win over Fillmore.  Chavez had 12 points.  Ramos had 6 points and 10 rebounds.

The girls travel to Golden Valley High School tomorrow.