Lakers News · Lady Lakers Beat Chandler Park


The women’s basketball team traveled to Chandler Park Academy on Thursday night and picked up an impressive 54-36 victory over the Eagles.

Christina Sanders

The Lady Lakers led by 4 points at halftime, but used an 18-4 run in the 4th quarter to pull away from the home team.

Jaida Reese

The team was led by sophomore guard Jaida Reese who scored 16 points while hauling in 8 rebounds and recording 13 steals. Freshman guard Arlonna Twitty scored 14 points while senior Jaida Parker added 10 points and 13 rebounds in the win. Fellow seniors Christina Sanders and Imani Garvin had big games as well. Sanders scored 9 points while holding Chandler Park’s star player to 11 points. Garvin led the team with 15 rebounds.

The team improved to 7 and 2 with the victory and returns to action on Tuesday as they will travel to league foe Hope of Detroit Academy. Game time is 4:30 pm