Lady Bruins still unbeaten in PVL
The Bear River girls basketball team kept its Pioneer Valley League unbeaten streak alive with its 57-36 win over host Mesa Verde (Citrus Heights) Tuesday.
The Lady Bruins, who improved to 21-3 overall and 10-0 in league, were led by Cassie Smith’s 16 points.
Nicole Scott added 13 points for Bear River. Maya Bryant chipped in 12 points.
The Lady Bruins will square off with two-time defending Sac-Joaquin Section Division III champs J.F.Kennedy in Sacramento 3 p.m. Saturday.
Lady Falcons 11-0 CVCL
Forest Lake Christian’s varsity girls stayed unbeaten in Central Valley Christian League play Tuesday, defeating host Woodland Christian 17-12.
Woodland Christian jumped out to a 7-0 lead, but the Lady Falcons had a 16-12 advantage by the end of the first quarter.
Chrysten Cotney led FLC with 14 points and four assists, Taylor Kilgore scored 13 points – including three 3-pointers – and Lauren Jackson had 11 points and nine rebounds.
FLC (21-4 overall, 11-0 CVCL) hosts Faith Christian on homecoming night Friday.
FLC’s junior varsity also picked up a win on the road Tuesday, beating Woodland Christian 53-29. Jeanee Gonet led the Lady Falcons with 20 points, including four 3-pointers. FLC’s JV improved to 19-2 overall and 7-0 in CVCL play
Lady Miners fall
Nevada Union’s varsity girls lost to host Kennedy 60-39 Tuesday, falling to 4-5 in Metro Conference action and 10-14 overall.
Tracy Malone led the Lady Miners with 11 points, while Mandy Coray and Heather Gore each scored six points.
NU hosts Woodland on Senior Night Friday.
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