— The Daily Times —

Class 4A Girls Championship Game

Shiprock Lady Chieftains (24-7) vs. Kirtland Central Lady Broncos (25-2)

Today, 8 p.m. at The Pit, Albuquerque

Radio: Fox Sports AM 1340, KNMI 88.9 FM

Team Rosters

SHIPROCK LADY CHIEFTAINS

Head Coach: Brady Rivers

Assistant Coaches: Sheila Begay, Jonah Shorty

5 Ashley Dailey Jr. G 5'5"

10 Courteney Benally Sr. PG 5'6"

12 Mishauna Todacheenie Sr. G 5'6"

15 Samantha Peters So. PG 5'6"

21 Kalen Henderson So. SG 5'8"

23 Leayah Benally Jr. G 5'6"

25 Christina Yazzie So. G 5'9"

30 Arnetia Begay So. G 5'6"

32 Brooke Deel Jr. P 5'8"

33 Haley Taliman Jr. P 5'9"

35 Tessa Begay So. P 5'11"

42 Justina Litson Sr. P 5'7"

KIRTLAND CENTRAL LADY BRONCOS

Head Coach: Charles Kromer

Assistant Coaches: Jaimey Tanner, Jacque Begay, Shantel Begay, Tasha Begay

10 Tasheena Tyler Jr. G 5'4"

12 Monica Yazzie Sr. PG 5'1"

15 Darla Woody So. F 5'8"

20 Wynonna Jim Sr. SG 5'4"

21 Taylor Bennett-Begaye Jr. F 5'5"

22 Olivia Harris Sr. PG 5'4"

24 Ona Raymond Sr. P 5'8"

31 Karley Dodge Jr. F 5'6"

34 Taradena Mitchell Jr. P 5'9"

44 Amanda Kerr Sr. F 5'7"

50 Danielle Murdock Sr. P 5'7"

53 Meghan Yazzie Jr. P 5'7"

Prior State Championship Game History

  • 1995: Kirtland Central 68, Shiprock 49

  • 1994: Kirtland Central 57, Shiprock 54

  • 1993: Kirtland Central 47, Shiprock 46

  • 1992: Shiprock 58, Kirtland Central 54

  • 1990: Shiprock 57, Kirtland Central 36

  • 1989: Shiprock 83, Kirtland Central 55

  • 1988: Shiprock 60, Kirtland Central 58

  • 1987: Kirtland Central 62, Shiprock 61

    Head-to-Head in 2009-10

  • Jan. 30: Kirtland Central 63, at Shiprock 51

  • Feb. 18: at Kirtland Central 65, Shiprock 53

  • Feb. 27: at Kirtland Central 46, Shiprock 27 (District 1-4A Championship)