State Tournament at UOP March 16th & 17th, 2002

State Tournament Photos

Several former Lady Pirates sat together during the tournament, including Renee Jimenez, Tina Samaniego, Kami Kinoshita, Kelly Murray, Renae Hofmann, Jessica Sanders, and Amy Rosario, shown here flashing the victory sign

Estelle Diaz... playing hard

Sarah Queen hits a clutch jump shot

Tasha Singleton has her sights set on the loose ball

Erica McGuire rises to the occasion

Monique Taylor makes it look easy

Bandaged and bruised, Sarah Kolbeck just keeps on going

Kellie Gesell takes on three Delta defenders

Julie "Juice" Essary gracefully flies through the air

Kelly Fay sportin' those cool socks!

Monica Hang playing a tenacious defense

Out for the game with her ankle in ice, Estelle Diaz sits alone with her thoughts during a time out in the closing minutes of the championship game

The Pirate bench watches with anticipation as the clock winds down during the championship game

It's official... the Lady Pirates are state champions once again

Sarah, Monique and Estelle celebrate

A familiar sight... an orange and white dogpile at mid-court

Estelle and Sarah pose for a Kodak moment

Tournament MVP Monique Taylor and All Tournament selection Monica Hang proudly display their hardware (while Jade Savusa smiles with approval!)

Juice gets the crowd into it by showing them the championship trophy up close

Head Coach Ned Mircetic proudly holds the championship trophy

So Monica... will the next ring go on the left index finger, or the right pinky finger?

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