Whittier Wildcats Girls Basketball '12-'13

Even in defeat, Whittier raises hopes for future


Whittier sophomore Kayla Riley averaged 17.5 points in four playoff games with much of the work done at the line. Here are her numbers:                 Free throws made-attempted     Points scored First round    2-3     10

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Girls Basketball, 03/09/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Defense helps Whittier suvive semifinals

CHELSEA — The query on the back of the Whittier girls' warmups asks "Can you keep up?"

Last night was more a question of whether the Wildcats would get started.

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Girls Basketball, 03/06/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Riley's line work propels Whittier

HAVERHILL – Kayla Riley got knocked down hard a couple times earlier in the game, but when it mattered most, the Whittier sophomore was the one knocking down free throws.

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Girls Basketball, 03/03/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Steady Sanchez helps Whittier overcome nerves

HAVERHILL – Youthful talent can be a beautiful asset to have. But when things get a little crazy, a veteran leader is an even nicer commodity.

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Girls Basketball, 02/28/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Whittier survives for State Voke title

HAVERHILL – When a team is as young as Whittier, a coach can only hope the tough times translate into acquired wisdom.

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Girls Basketball, 02/22/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Cats close in

Whittier Tech's girls basketball team went halfway to a State Vocational championship, knocking off Shawsheen Tech in the semifinals last night, 61-56.
Tonight at 6:30, the Wildcats play host to Greater New Bedford with the title up for grabs.
Whittier needed a full four quarters of work to KO the Rams for the third time this year.
Kayla Riley dropped in 16 of her 19 points after the intermission to power the Whittier attack. Michaela Martin added 14 points, and Andrea Terranova chipped in 11.
Samnell Vonleh was all over the floor defensively, swatting 16 shots.
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Girls Basketball, 02/21/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

'Block party' revenge


Just a week after losing to Dracut by 10 points, Whittier's girls basketball team crushed the Middies 72-46 to complete a terrific regular season at 19-3. The Wildcats had an astounding 31 blocks according to Bradley, led by a monster game by Samnel Vonleh who had 21 blocks to go along with 14 points and 18 rebounds. Kayla Riley led the scoring with a season-high 23 points while Andrea Terranova had 19 points.

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Girls Basketball, 02/18/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Four wins in 5 days

Whittier Tech is still the Wildcats, but Kevin Bradley might to call his girls the "warriors" after their effort this week. Whittier made it four wins in five days with a 42-30 defeat of Swampscott. Michaela Martin led the winners with 16 points. "I'm proud of their defense, really strong, pressure defense," said Bradley. "They've been battle tested. That was a Swampscott team that needed to win to make the tournament, and we did a really nice job."

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Girls Basketball, 02/16/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Clinches CAC title


Whittier's girls basketball team clinched its second straight Commonwealth Conference Large title with a 66-57 victory over Shawsheen. Andrea Terranova had a season high 24 points and Michaela Martin had 16 points and eight rebounds for the Wildcats (16-3), who fell to Dracut Tuesday night.

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Girls Basketball, 02/13/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

No sophomore slump here

After a tight six-point victory against Greater Lowell in mid-January, Whittier "had the rematch date circled on our calender," according to head coach Kevin Bradley. Coming out with a vengeance last night, the Wildcats rolled out a near-perfect effort, forcing 32 Gryphon turnovers to win big, 70-40, and clinch a share of the CAC title. Sophomores did all the damage for Whittier as Michaela Martin led the way with 24 points as well as great defense while the trio of Dominique Ortiz, Samnell Vonleh and Josie Sanchez combined for 32 rebounds.

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Girls Basketball, 02/05/13 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars
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