On Thursday December 21st the American Studies Girl’s Basketball Senators took down undefeated Bronx Preparatory Charter school to move into first place in their division with an overall record of 5-1.

Throughout the duration of the game the score was extremely close, however in the end, the Senators pulled through winning 33-32. Magdalena Martini finished with 16 points and 21 rebounds. Naomi Redlener bolstered 13 rebounds as well. Additionally, Nathalia Dominguez helped shatter Bronx Prep’s press and demonstrated her incredible hustle on the court. Nathalia also had seven crucial points and key free throws to help seal the win.

On Thursday January 4th the American Studies Girl’s Senators dominated Bronx Studio 50-36. The victory keeps them in first place with a 6-1 overall record. Ophelia Clark-Wade had an outstanding game scoring 18 points with three assists. Magdalena Martini controlled the paint and scored 10 points. Katlyn Toranzo also stepped up and scored 10 points. Captain Nathalia Dominguez was a leader on the court making incredible passes and scored 6 points.