Tuesday Dec 30 2008
Del Oro Frosh girls advance in Lady Eagle Invitational
By: Mike Ray Gold Country News Services
Jessica Courage’s 13 points and a 10-rebound effort from Ali Kleinsmith helped spark the Del Oro girls frosh basketball team to a 52-25 win over Foresthill in Monday’s opening round of the Lady Eagle Frosh Invitational Tournament being played in Loomis. Now 7-3 on the season, the Del Oro girls led from start to finish in notching the first round tournament win. Both Carlie Easley and Hannah Dailey chipped in with eight points apiece for the winners while Kleinsmith also added six points. Del Oro will meet Union Mine in today’s 5:30 p.m. semi-final game. The other semi-final Tuesday pits Woodcreek against Pleasant Valley of Chico at 2:30 p.m. The tournament concludes on Wednesday with the championship slated for 2 p.m.