The Whittier Christian Girls Varsity Basketball team started a bit slow, but cranked it up in the second half to defeat La Mirada High on Monday night, December 4, 2017.
Sophomore guard Joleen Corona led all scorers with 22 points, and she also had 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. Junior center Clairessa Watkins had a nice evening with 12 points, 7 rebounds and 4 steals. The Herald defense was tough with a total of 26 steals. Other leading scorers in the balanced attack were DaShell Vasquez with 7, Skylar Sherfey with 7, Kayla Cadena-Solomon with 6, and Juliette Corona with 4.
The Lady Heralds are right back in action at home on Tuesday night with a 7:30 game against Monrovia High.