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Freshman Olympia Jacobs scored a team-high 19 points and snagged five steals to lead the Forest Lake Christian girls basketball team to an 81-34 road win over Sacramento Waldorf Friday.

FLC (9-3 overall, 2-0 Central Valley Christian League) set the tempo from the opening whistle to take a 12-point lead after the first quarter. The Lady Falcons topped that in the second stanza, outscoring the hosts 24-11.

“We challenged the girls to come out and play with intensity and they did. They gave four quarters of all-out hustle,” FLC head coach Rob Hodges said.

Brooke Hodges finished with 12 points, three steals and a team-best seven assists in the win. Chrysten Cotney chipped in 10 points, including a pair of 3-pointers and six assists.

Lindsay Hayward recorded her second double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Lady Falcons. Caitlin Kramer totaled seven points and eight rebounds.

Kaitlin Brown scored 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the FLC junior varsity’s 59-24 win.Brittany Gilfillan chipped in 10 points for the visitors.

FLC hosts Wilton Christian 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Lady Miners 1-0 in Metro

Ali Daley grabbed a school record 16 rebounds and Heather Gore scored a team-high 16 points – including a pair of 3-pointers – in the Nevada Union girls basketball team’s 60-42 win over host Hiram Johnson in its Metro Conference opener Friday.

NU led 13-11 after the first quarter, then came two points away from doubling the hosts up in the second to take a 35-23 lead into the break.

NU was outscored by six points in the third quarter, but tallied a 14-2 fourth to seal the win.

Daley also had 10 points. Gore, a freshman, chipped in eight rebounds.

Tracy Malone finished with nine points in the win. Tanya Noe tallied seven points. Sara Eidman hit twice from beyond the arc to finish with six points.

Sarah Prout had three points and led the NU defense with two blocked shots.

Christina White hauled down a team

high 14 rebounds and Laura Moyer led the team in scoring with 11 points in the Lady Miner junior varsity’s 42-35 win.

Kayla Dennis finished with 11 rebounds in the win. Nicole Van Son chipped in seven more.

NU (8-8 overall, 1-0 Metro Conference) plays at C.K. McClatchy (Sacramento) 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Sauer still unbeaten

Wade Sauer upped his record on the mat to 19-0 as the Nevada Union wrestling team defeated host Woodland 47-16 Friday.

Sauer, who wrestles at 215 pounds, pinned his opponent at the 1 minute, 44 second mark of the first period.

Jon Bird (145 pounds) also recorded a first period pin.

Michael Halby (130), Drew Maraglia (135), Buddy Brady (152), Andrew Jackson (189) and Michael Bock (HVY) each won by decision.

NU’s junior varsity had 11 wrestlers grab wins in its 60-16 win.

The Miners host C.K. McClatchy (Sacramento) 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Lady Bruins win by 61

Julie Fry and Kayla Smith each set career-highs in points scored in the Bear River girls basketball team’s 81-20 win over Mira Loma (Sacramento) Friday.

Fry, a sophomore, totaled 17 points. Smith finished with 14 points.

Bear River’s Meaghan Noud led all scorers with a season-high 27 points.

The Lady Bruins (12-3 overall, 2-0 Pioneer Valley League) will host Johnson West (Sacramento) 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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