Brookhaven, GA, February 6, 2017 – The Post Reports – The 7th Grade Marist Girls Basketball team, coached by Jim Foley, won the Wesleyan League Championship Saturday, defeating St. Pius 35-31 in the championship game.
Marist earned the spot in the championship game by beating Westminster in the semifinals, 34-14.
Against St. Pius, Marist was led in scoring by Amber Brown, with 13 points and Lila Markham with 8 points. Marist clinched the game late as Lauren Kim made four of four free throws in the final minute of the game, finishing with seven points. Scoring was rounded out by Amelia Hay, with 4 points, and Olivia Hay, with 3 points.