The Centennial girls basketball team, ranked No.4 in the nation by USA Today’s expert rankings, picked up a 70-46 victory over No. 2 Clovis West (Calif.) at the St. Mary’s Showcase in Stockton, California on Monday, behind four Bulldogs with double-digit point totals.
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Samantha Thomas hit a 3-pointer with eight seconds to play Saturday to give Centennial’s girls basketball team a 68-65 win over St. Mary’s (California) in Stockton, California.
Niara Smith scored 12 of her game-high 18 points in the second half on Friday as Cimarron-Memorial’s girls basketball team rallied in the second half for a 54-43 win at Desert Pines.
After a low-scoring first quarter, Shadow Ridge put up 23 points in the second period and went on to a 63-35 home win over Western.
Sierra Shaw scored nine points to lead Chaparral’s girls basketball team to a 28-24 road win over Del Sol on Thursday.
Desert Oasis shot poorly from the foul line on the night, but made their shots at the end to lift them over Spring Valley.
Boulder City girls basketball coach Paul Dosch, 44, was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer on Dec. 5 and is adamant that he will remain on the sidelines.
Shadow Ridge’s Lauryn Calo poured in 23 points Wednesday to help the Mustangs hold off a fourth-quarter rally from visiting Palo Verde and win 65-62.
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Spring Valley’s Essence Booker, who missed the past five games with a minor knee injury, returned Tuesday and scored 16 points in the Grizzlies’ 59-20 victory over Durango.
Skylar Jackson scored her team’s final seven points and had an answer for every Desert Oasis run Tuesday to help third-ranked Bishop Gorman to a 57-47 road victory in a battle for first place in the Southwest League.
Las Vegas High’s Teconna Dyer provided two layups and a free throw in the final minute to lift the Wildcats’ girls basketball team to a 33-29 home win over Rancho on Tuesday.
Liberty scored the game’s first 12 points, had a 24-5 lead after the first quarter and cruised to a 74-47 victory over the visiting Falcons.