Chavez Buzzer-Beater Lifts Islanders Over Burke

Chavez Buzzer-Beater Lifts Islanders Over Burke
Grand Island defeated Burke 42-41 on Saturday night.

GRAND ISLAND – Late-game heroics from a sophomore gave the Islanders a dramatic win on senior night.

Down by two, with time winding down, Ray Chavez buried a three-pointer with 1.2 seconds left to give the Lady Islanders a 42-41 win over Burke.

Grand Island heads to Norfolk on Feb. 9.

BURKE (5-14) 10 5 5 21 – 41

GRAND ISLAND (3-17) 6 6 13 17 – 42

BURKE: Jaden Santoni-5, Hailey Ingram-6, Ali Haith-11, Aanaya Harris-8, Justice Alioth-1

GRAND ISLAND: Lauren Eihusen-6, Sydney Wald-5, Lauren Hauser-16, Alexa Blase-4, Kamryn Kier-4, Ray Chavez-7

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