‘Ladies Serve As A Mannequin For Residents Throughout The Metropolis & State’
DESOTO – DeSoto Mayor Rachel Proctor acknowledged the DeSoto’s Ladies Basketball Crew earlier this week throughout an in-person recognition on the metropolis’s digital metropolis council assembly.
The Texas State 6A Champion DeSoto Woman Eagles have been readily available on the council assembly as Proctor learn the proclamation highlighting the teaching employees and gamers of the DeSoto Ladies’ Basketball group.
“Whereas the teaching employees and the gamers of this group,” she learn “and coach Andrea Robinson, have made a terrific influence in your faculty and group by taking the women’ basketball group to the state championship for the primary time ever within the organizations historical past.”
Proctor acknowledged this as a historic occasion for the DeSoto Woman Eagles. She additionally acknowledged the group’s dedication and identified these women “function a mannequin for residents throughout the town and state.”
Proctor proclaimed March 11, the night time the group gained the championship, as DeSoto Woman Eagles 2021 Basketball Championship Day within the metropolis of DeSoto.
The DeSoto Woman Eagles have been 21-2 of their common season and ultimately gained their six playoff video games to move to their last championship victory.
From the six playoff wins the group ultimately gained the championship on the Alamodome in San Antonio.
6A State Basketball Champions
The women’ basketball group gained by beating Cypress Creek 53-37, thrusting them into the position of 6A state basketball champions.
The excessive pointer for the sport was senior guard Kendall Brown who made 12 factors for the group.
Junior ahead Sa’Myah Smith was honored with the MVP award for the championship.
It was final 12 months that the DeSoto Woman Eagles have been on the state finals however didn’t take residence the championship after being beat by Converse Judson in a 49-46 heartbreaking loss.
As for this 12 months’s win the Cypress Creek Cougars have been able to pounce within the last sport in opposition to the DeSoto Woman Eagles and had an undefeated 32-0 season.