Mavericks head into season with high expectations | Girls basketball
Meadowdale returns all of its key players from last year’s playoff team
Last updated 12/6/2019 at 12:18pm
It’s a game that Meadowdale players still talk about more than nine months later.
Head coach Arie Mahler describes the Mavericks’ 1-point loss to West Seattle in the 3A state regional tournament as an educational opportunity.
“That was the greatest learning lesson,” Mahler said of the 41-40 loss that ended Meadowdale’s first state playoff appearance in 10 years. “A missed rebound and a missed lay-in was all the difference in the world.”
Senior guard Soriah Swinton said that she and teammates Lilly Williams, Alicia Morrison, Kaisha Stark and Fatoumata Jaiteh have all watched...