The Pawling Tigers Varsity Girls basketball team hosted Dover on January 8.
The entire team contributed to the win for Pawling. Courtney Meissner and Shannon Ward led Pawling with 10 points each. Pawling defeated Dover with a final score of 42-19.
The Pawling Girls then traveled to Bronxville on January 10. They lost with a final score of 17 to 42. On January 15, they hosted Putnam Valley for the first time this season. While the girls played a great game game – they could not close the gap. The half time score was Pawling at 22 and Putnam Valley at 29, but they lost with a final score of 42-66. The Pawling Tigers Varsity Girls basketball team traveled to Haldane (11-46) on January 21, North Salem (25-46) on January 23, and Yonkers (25-38) on February 3. While they played hard, they were unable to win.
The season wrapped up with a home game on February 4 against Haldane and then travelled to Putnam Valley on February 5.
The final game was played on February 6 against North Salem. At the end of the first quarter, the score was Pawling 19 to North Salem 23 but Pawling was unable to take the win. The teams were well matched and the final score was Pawling 51 to North Salem 66. Mackenzie Meissner led the host Tigers with 25 points in Pawling’s season finale. Pawling finished with a 3-15 record.
February 6 was Pawling’s Senior Night for the basketball team and was made extra special with Brooke Smith singing the National Anthem and a Half Time Performance by the Pawling High School Dance Company. The 3 High School Seniors who received recognized are Dana Farese, Liz Frost, and Stephanie Mamouzellos.