The Lady Dons defeated Arbor View out of Las Vegas, Nevada 45 to 32 to capture third place in their bracket of the West Coast Jamboree. The girls started fast thanks to pressure defense and a solid transition game. The lead grew to 17 to 4 in the first quarter, but Arbor View hung around all game and made the Dons work for the victory.
It was an extremely balanced scoring effort with Lauren Kobashigawa leading the way with 11. A special congratulations goes out to Grace Gebhardt and Lauren Kobashigawa for being selected to the All-Tournament Team.
The girls are in action next January 4 against Castro Valley.
The Lady Dons fell to Abbotsford of British Columbia Friday night in the second-round of the West Coast Jamboree.
Abbotsford assumed control early thanks to stellar three-point shooting and outstanding guard play. At the half the Lady Dons were down 31 to 21, but the girls battled back and cut the deficit to 31 to 30 in the 3rd quarter. From there Abbotsford went on a tear from deep and finished with a comfortable 58 to 39 victory.
Our girls battled hard short-handed, but were not able to overcome a first-half knee injury to Kaylee Pond. Lauren Kobashigawa (12) and Grace Gebhardt (11) were the high scorers.
The girls play Arbor View of Nevada for 3rd place today at 4:30.
The Lady Dons opened the first-round of the West Coast Jamboree with a 68 to 44 victory over Cloverdale. After a back and fourth first half, the girls took a 5 point lead into the locker room. The second half was a different story with the Dons immediately seizing control thanks to lock down defense and outside shots starting to fall. With the win the girls improve to 10 and 1 on the season. Lauren Kobashigawa was the high scorer with 17, while Lauren Frechman added 16, Kaylee Pond scored 11, Sydney Louie dropped 10 and Grace Gebhardt had 9. The girls are back in action this evening for round two versus Abbotsford of British Columbia at 5:30 at Amador Valley High School.
The Varsity team found themselves in a very close game from start to finish with De Anza HS and in the end, they prevailed 49-47 in the Chris Huber Classic. JV team led the entire game until the very end in a heart-breaking defeat to Las Lomas HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament. Freshman team defeated Menlo-Atherton HS in overtime in the Dougherty Valley tournament.
cruised to a 68-44 victory over Cloverdale HS in the West Coast Jamboree.
In Friday’s action…
Varsity team hosts Riordan HS in the championship game of the Chris Huber Classic at 5:30. JV team plays Heritage HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament at 2:00. Freshman team plays in the Dougherty Valley tournament.
plays Abbotsford HS, British Columbia at Amador Valley HS in the semifinals of the West Coast Jamboree at 6:00.
The Varsity team jumped out to a large early lead and held off Concord HS 73-61 in the Chris Huber Classic.
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The JV team was defeated by San Leandro HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament.
In Thursday’s action…
The varsity team hosts De Anza HS in the semifinals of the Chris Huber Classic at 7:00.
The JV team plays Las Lomas HS in the San Ramon Valley tournament at 3:30.
The freshman team plays Menlo Atherton HS in the Dougherty Valley tournament at 6:00.
plays Cloverdale HS at Amador Valley HS in the West Coast Jamboree at 11:30 am.
The Lady Dons improved to 9 and 1 Thursday night with a 69 to 36 victory over Mission San Francisco.
The girls wasted no time asserting control taking a commanding 15 to 4 lead after 1 quarter and 31 to 9 halftime lead. The Dons then cruised the rest of the way for a comfortable victory. Kaylee Pond was the point leader with 20 and also recorded a double-double, Lauren Frechman added 14, Grace Gebhardt tallied 11, and Lauren Kobashigawa scored 10.
The girls now get a short break before starting the big West Coast Jamboree Tournament Thursday at Amador Valley High School.