Saturday Dec 01 2012
Girls basketball: Lady Hillmen dominate at Live Oak Tournament; Del Oro wins at SonoraBy: Journal sports staff
For the fourth straight game, the Lady Hillmen allowed fewer than 25 points.
Baylee Vanderdoes had 12 points and Fiona Ochs added 11 in Placer’s 57-24 victory in the championship game of the Live Oak Tournament Saturday against Mercy High School of Burlingame.
Placer (4-0) made it to the title round by beating Willows 56-13 on Friday behind Elena Daniel’s 20-point outing. Lauren Collins and Ochs contributed with eight points each against Willows.
Daniel, Olivia Holmes and Kerry McCullough were named all-tournament selections for Placer, which has allowed just 14.25 points per game on the season.
Placers hosst Encina Tuesday at 7 p.m.
Del Oro 58, Alameda 46 — Make it eighth straight for the Golden Eagles. Stephanie Geyer had 26 points, seven rebounds and four steals to lead Del Oro (3-0) to its eighth consecutive Sonora Tournament title. Lauren Heyn, who along with Geyer and Natalie Sohn were named to the all-tournament team, added 11 points, eight rebounds and four assists. Del Oro, which has won the Sonora Tournament 10 times, visits St. Francis Tuesday at 7 p.m.