Posted On: 11/30/19 12:10 PM
The highland tournament had some of the best teams in state in it and it really showed a lot. The tournament left me with a lot of thoughts/take-aways once the tournament concluded. Today, we'll go over those take-aways:
Sabino Wins it All
Sabino went 5-0 this week and won the championship in a tournament that matched them up against Chaparral, Pinnacle, and Chandler. These three teams may be the best competition Sabino runs into all regular season. This leaves me with the thought that they may have a chance to go undefeated throughout the regular season. That would be some impressive accomplishment.
As mentioned in another article covering the tournament, some of the states best talent really struggled this tournament and that has me wondering why. Jess Finney, Anna Ostlie, Ally Stedmna, and Kiya Dorroh looked off this week. I have seen all 4 play at a much higher level than what they showed and all 4 have received numerous D1 offers and are highly ranked in their classes. When you are ranked that high, I expect a different level of play from you and I expect these girls to bounce back and come back stronger throughout the