Seven dedicated, tough, determined young ladies make up the San Simon / Bowie Lady Cougar basketball team. This "Magnificent Seven" defeated Bisbee on Friday, Feb. 5, to gain a berth to Sectionals.
The Lady Cougars finished the regular season at 12-14 overall, 10-8 in power point games, and 6-3 in section play. They finished the regular season as the #4 seed in Division V Section II and #23 in the state for Division V.
The first round of Sectionals was on Monday, Feb. 8, against #5 Valley Union at Cienega High School in Vail. They defeated the Lady Devils by a score of 33-31.
The Cougars will meet #1 seed, St. David, on Thursday, Feb. 11, at Cienega High School. Start time is 7 p.m. St. David currently has a record of 8-1 with their only loss coming from the Lady Cougars.
Lady Cougar regular season stat leaders:
Scoring - Cassie Rourke 10.0 PPG
Rebounding - Cassie Rourke 9.0 RPG
Assists - Hannah Adame 2.7 APG
Steals - Britanie Keil 5.2 SPG