In a tight defensive battle, the Wheatridge Middle School seventh grade girls varsity basketball team took an 8-3 win against cross town rival Trail Ridge Middle School last week.
The WMS Mustangs scored six points in the third quarter to seal the win. Zoe Daniels led the way with four points, Haley Hills and Bailey Bias had two points apiece as the Mustangs moved to 3-2 on the season.
In the seventh grade junior varsity competition, WMS needed overtime to defeat Trail Ridge, 26-25. Abbey Phillips led the way with eight points, and Alyx Van Rheen netted six points. Bailey Bias and Edie Knoblock each scored four points. Anaya Hansell and Kenna Dehn scored two points apiece.