A huge congratulations to the East Bernard Brahmarettes for winning the Schulenburg Tournament!
On Friday afternoon, the Brahmarettes traveled to Schulenburg for day 2 of the tournament. In the first game, the Brahmarettes used strong defense to secure a 57-31 victory over Somerville. Leading the scoring in that game was Jessica Rabius with 15, Cheslee Karasek with 12, Julia Janczak with 9, Deedee Smith with 9, Erin Dawson with 4, and Emily Kurtz with 2. In the second game, the Brahmarettes battled hard but lost a close game to Schulenburg by a final of 38-35. Leading scorers in that game were Jessica Rabius with 16, Cheslee Karasek with 8, Julia Janczak with 5, Mackensi Muzik with 4, and Erin Dawson with 2. East Bernard finished pool play 3-1 and secured the #1 seed to play in the championship game on Saturday.
On Saturday, the Brahmarettes played in the championship game against La Grange. The girls played extremely hard and left it all on the court to come away with a 35-34 victory to seal the championship. Leading scorers for that game were Cheslee Karasek with 11, Jessica Rabius with 10, Julia Janczak with 4, Emily Kurtz with 4, Deedee Smith with 3, Erin Dawson with 2, and Logan Goudeau with 1. Playing extremely well defensively and on the glass was Erin Dawson and Blair Berry.
Congratulations to Jessica Rabius on being named Tournament MVP, and Cheslee Karasek on being selected to the All-Tournament Team.
Overall, the girls went 4-1 on the weekend and are now 9-4 on the season. JV and Varsity will open up district play on Tuesday in Hitchcock, beginning at 5:00.