Windward upsets No. 2 Long Beach Poly in girls’ basketball


Windward’s girls’ basketball team has added some uncertainty to the upcoming Southern Section Open Division playoffs as far as seedings are concerned.

The Wildcats knocked off No. 2-ranked Long Beach Poly 58-51 on Saturday.

Freshman Juju Watkins scored 16 points. Michelle Duchemin, McKayla Williams and Ally Lopez added nine points apiece.

No. 1 is Sierra Canyon, which beat Windward in overtime last month. It shows the Open Division girls’ playoffs will be very competitive.