Nevada Union, Bear River girls roll |

Nevada Union, Bear River girls roll

Tracy Malone turned in a team-high 12 points and Tanya Noe came off the bench to add 11 points as the Nevada Union girls basketball team routed host Johnson (Sacramento) 60-27 Wednesday.

NU improved to 15-5 overall and 5-2 in the Metro Conference with its third-straight road win.

‘We’re three quarters through this current road swing, with the biggest test of them all Friday at McClatchy (Sacramento),” Miners head coach Craig Strohm said. “I’m really pleased with our progress (over the past three games). We’re getting better.”

Heather Gore, who scored 10 points, Molly Compton and Ali Daley each hauled down a team-best 10 rebounds.

Kaleigh Corell finished with nine points and handed out a team-high six assists.

Malone was right behind with five assists.

In the junior varsity game, Marissa Hererra had 14 points and Kai Ling Clark chipped in 11 points to lead the Miners to a 57-41 win.

Sandy Gutierrez grabbed a team-best seven rebounds.

NU’s varsity game with McClatchy is scheduled to tip off at 7 p.m.

Bear River stays perfect in PVL play

Allison Cooley scored a team-high 16 points and Chelsea Haverty added nine more as the Bear River girls basketball team defeated host Mira Loma 55-23 for its 20th-straight Pioneer Valley League win, dating back to last season.

Julie Fry finished with nine points in the win.

Kayla Smith and Morgan Stillman had six points each.

The Bruins (19-1 overall, 8-0 PVL) will play Modesto Christian at Center (Antelope) 1 p.m. Saturday.

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