By Mike Maltais
A roster of predominantly young players will comprise the varsity and junior varsity squads for Liberty Bell High School girls’ basketball this season.
Coach Deed Fink has four veterans returning to the hardwood: senior Julie McMillan, juniors Sarina Williams and Erin Knight, and sophomore Monica Chavey. The remaining six varsity picks are all freshmen.
Along with McMillan, Williams, Knight and Chavey the girls’ varsity roster includes Mihayla Phillips, Lauren Fitzmaurice, Exie Romero, Lily Stoothoff, Megan Dammann and Haley Bakke.
Liberty Bell’s junior varsity is all eighth graders this season including Nadine Treise, Katie Labanauskas, Carlynn Treise, Emily Paul, Carlee Wright, Devin Surface and Natalie Treise.
The Lady Lions’ league opponents in the Central Washington B League North are Bridgeport, Entiat, Lake Roosevelt, Manson, Oroville, Pateros and Waterville.
The CWB South includes Columbia Basin, Easton, Kittitas, Moses Lake Christian, Riverside Christian, Soap Lake, White Swan and Wilson Creek.
Liberty Bell was scheduled to travel to Okanogan Tuesday (Dec. 3) for a four-team jamboree.
2013-14 girls varsity basketball schedule
Tue Dec. 3: LBHS @ Okanogan Jamboree,
Fri Dec. 6: Tonasket @ LBHS, 6pm
*Tue Dec. 10: LBHS @ Pateros, 6pm
Thu Dec. 12: LBHS @ Omak, 6pm
*Tue Dec. 17: LBHS @ Waterville, 6pm
*Fri Dec. 20: LBHS @ Entiat, 6pm
Sat Dec. 28: LBHS @ Tonasket Christmas
*Fri Jan. 3: LBHS @ Entiat, 6pm
Sat Jan. 4: Mansfield @ LBHS, 6pm
*Tue Jan. 7: LBHS @ Kittitas, TBD
*Sat Jan. 11: Riverside Christian @ LBHS, 4pm
*Tue Jan. 14: Bridgeport @ LBHS, 4pm
*Fri Jan. 17: LBHS @ Manson, 6pm
*Tue Jan. 21: Lake Roosevelt @ LBHS, 6pm
*Tue Jan. 28: LBHS @ Oroville, 6pm
*Fri Jan. 31: LBHS @ Bridgeport, 6pm
*Tue Feb. 4: Manson @ LBHS, 6pm
*Fri Feb. 7: LBHS @ Lake Roosevelt, 6pm
*Tue Feb. 11: White Swan @ LBHS, 6pm
*Fri Feb. 14: Oroville @ LBHS, 6pm