Varsity Girls' Basketball



Overview


The Varsity Girls’ Basketball team tied for 1st in the CISAA in 2017-2018, and made it to the Final Four of the NCISAA Tournament, finishing with a 20-8 record. Claudia Dickey ’18 and Kathryn Vandiver ’19 both surpassed the 1,000-point milestone and earned All-State recognition.

Schedule


Opponent Date Time Advantage Details Score Status
Super Scrimmage
Away Details
vs.
Gaston Day School
Home Details 54-44 CHANGED: This event has changed. Moved from 11/13.
vs.
Comenius School of Creative Leadership
Away Details 47-71
vs.
Charlotte Catholic
Home Details 36-51
vs.
Pine Lake Preparatory School
Away Details 36-22
vs.
Durham Academy
Home Details 51-37 CHANGED: This event has changed. Game is now 6pm.
vs.
Ravenscroft
Home Details 31-44
vs.
Charlotte Christian
Home Details 37-28 CHANGED: This event has changed. Moved from 1/8.
vs.
Davidson Day
Home Details CANCELLED
vs.
North Raleigh Christian
Away Details 39-36
vs.
Metrolina Christian
Home Details 59-41
vs.
Queen's Grant
Home Details 40-0
St. Piux Christmas Classic
Away Details 28-62
St. Piux Christmas Classic
TBD
Away Details 62-53
St. Piux Christmas Classic
TBD
Away Details 66-86
vs.
Christ the King Chatholic HS
Away Details 37-27
vs.
Cannon
Home Details 47-45
vs.
Covenant Day
Away Details 51-37
vs.
Country Day
Away Details 65-58
vs.
Providence Day
Home Details 36-63
vs.
Charlotte Christian
Away Details 52-48
vs.
Cannon
Away Details 59-45
vs.
Senior Night, Covenant Day
Home Details
vs.
Country Day
Home Details 62-40
vs.
Providence Day School
Away Details 57-47
vs.
State Tournament, Durham Academy
Home Details 48-49

Roster


# Name Position Height Grade
2 Neely Grace Tye Guard 5'7" 10
5 Morgan Stradford Guard 5'3" 9
10 Elizabeth Rose Guard 6'0" 10
11 Grace Armstrong (captain) Forward 5'9" 12
12 Ruthie Jones (captain) Forward/Guard 6'0" 12
15 Jacqueline Giftos Forward 5'7" 9
21 Maddie Shannon Forward 5'9" 9
22 Mary Schleusner Guard 5'9" 9
23 Kathryn Vandiver (captain) Forward 6'1" 12
24 Forrest Williams Guard/Forward 5'8" 10
32 Sidney Paraison Center 5'10" 9
Toluwa David Manager 12
Sofia Gomez Manager 9
Caroline Paschal Manager 9
Elle Trejo Manager 12

Coaches


  • Head Coach
    Charisse Mapp
    Charisse Mapp joined the Latin coaching staff in 2011 as the JV Girls’ Basketball Head Coach and an assistant to the Varsity team. She became a full-time staff member in 2012, in a role that has expanded to include Middle School and Upper School P.E., emotional intelligence and experiential education. Coach Mapp took over the Varsity team and has led the Girls’ Basketball program since 2013. Prior to Latin, she had extensive collegiate coaching experience at Temple University, East Carolina University, NC State University and Princeton University. She played basketball for UNC Chapel Hill and was a member of the program’s first ACC championship team.
  • Assistant Coach
    Jordan Terence
    Coach Jordan has been a part of the Latin Girls’ Basketball program since 2015, assisting with the Varsity team and leading the JV team to conference championships in 2017 and 2018. He previously coached at Porter Ridge and James Martin Middle Schools, and Valley Stream Central High School, where he played as a student. Coach Jordan attended SUNY Cortland in upstate New York and works as a teacher in Union County.

Achievements


CISAA Championships: 2017-2018 (tie)
NCISAA Championships: 1984, 1985, 1991, 1995, 1997

All-Conference

2018 – Claudia Dickey, Kathryn Vandiver (1st team); Ruthie Jones (2nd team)
2017 – Claudia Dickey (1st team); Kathryn Vandiver, Ruthie Jones (2nd team)
2016 – Kiera Dowell (1st team); Claudia Dickey, Kathryn Vandiver (2nd team)
2015 – Cydne Pennington, Claudia Dickey
2014 – Chanin Scott
2013 – Becca Jones, Brooke Brown
2012 – Garland Austin
2010 – Garland Austin
2008 – Brittany Brown, Malai Walker

All-State

2018 – Claudia Dickey, Kathryn Vandiver
2017 – Claudia Dickey
2015 – Cydne Pennington
2014 – Chanin Scott

Collegiate Commitments

2018 – Claudia Dickey, UNC Chapel Hill
2008 – Brittany Brown, Presbyterian

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