Varsity basketball team beats Sion

The varsity basketball team defeated Sion Friday night.

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The STA student section cheers at the varsity basketball game against Notre Dame de Sion High School Jan. 29. The theme for the game was sheep, led by seniors MaryMichael Hough and Gabby Keller dressed as shepherds. photo by Kat Mediavilla

by Victoria Cahoon and Kat Mediavilla

story by Victoria Cahoon, photos by Kat Mediavilla

The STA varsity basketball won 56-40 against Notre Dame de Sion High School Friday night. The game took place at Sion, and both student sections were filled. STA’s theme was sheep, and Sion students dressed in a jungle theme. The varsity basketball team’s record is 13-4 this season.

STA took the lead at the beginning of the game and were ahead with a score of 27-18 at the half. By the end of the game, STA had extended their lead to 16 points. Earlier that night, the JV and freshman basketball teams beat Sion, making it a sweep for the Stars.

STA’s next game against Sion takes place Feb. 24 at STA.