The OLu girls basketball team opened the 2021 season ranked #9 in Orange County by OC Varsity as they entered the Villa Park/Portola Tournament.
They jumped right into action on Monday, November 15 when they opened pool play against Fountain Valley. The Lancers ran away from Fountain Valley in the opener 56-27. Princess Cassell led all scorers with 12 points.
Back at it on Wednesday, this time the Lancers took on Saddleback in the 2nd game of pool play. Behind 11 points from Hannah Fuentes and 10 from Taliya McFerson the Lancers stymied Saddleback en route to a 60-14 win.
That win sent the Lancers to the winner's bracket of the tournament where they met fellow top 10 team Sage Hill. In a tight affair, the Lancers fell 54-48. To finish the tourney the Lancers took on San Juan Hills. They came out victorious 55-41 and took 3rd place in the season-opening tournament.
OLu is off the week of Thanksgiving before they jump back on the court for the VP Lady Spartan Tournament on November 29.