Laura Fellows
Media Advisor

Gilbert Christian over Yuma Catholic, 44-37, for 3A Girls’ Basketball first round of playoffs.

February 19, 2022 by Laura Fellows, Gilbert Christian High School

All smiles after a win over the Lady Shamrocks that will take the team to Round 2 of the playoffs.

Laura Fellows is the media advisor for Gilbert Christian's Student SID program that contributes content on behalf of the school to

The Lady Knights, with coaches Mark Lovelady, Derek Chisum, and Maria Klassen, win the first round of the 3A Division Girls’ Basketball playoffs against the Lady Shamrocks, 44 – 37.

It was an exciting (K)night for the fans of the Lady Knights basketball team. The energy was electric as the girls took the court. There was no shortage of fans from parents, family, school staff, current students and past student alumni, all were present to cheer on the team.

             Lady Knights are ready to get this game started.

             Parents, families, school staff, and alumni showing respect for our country and             ready to cheer the Lady Knights to victory.

             Student fans and teammates cheering for the team during the game.

At the jump, Cameryn Jones quickly pushed the ball over to our side and the Lady Knights were the first to record on the scoreboard with two points. At the end of the first half, the Lady Knights closed out the score, 23 – 11, over the Lady Shamrocks.

             Cameryn Jones steers the ball over to her team.

High scorers for the night were Cameryn Jones with 18 points, Tieya Crank with 10 points, and Kenzie Drager (3 assists) and Lillli Juve (1 assist) with 6 points each.

            Cameryn Jones with the 2 point shot!            Lilli Juve going for the shot.              Tieya Crank with a 3 pointer!

The Shamrocks played well and did not go easy on the Knights. Each team gave it their all, and we are proud of the talent and efforts of all ladies on both teams. It was an exciting game to watch!

When the game ended, the home team crowd and team erupted in cheers. Way to go Lady Knights!

In the next round of playoffs, the #2 Lady Knights will come up against the #7 Lady Roadrunners of Holbrook on February 21, 2022, at 5:30PM at the Findlay Toyota Center Arena in Prescott Valley, Arizona. Come cheer on the Lady Knights in this next round!