As of Tuesday, January 23, 2018
SUNNYSIDE The Sunnyside girls basketball team improved to 6-1 in conference play, 11-4 overall, with a 59-39 home victory over Davis on Saturday.
Ashlee Maldonado led the team with 22 points and 4 assists. Kameran Rodriguez posted 12 points, and Chastitee Garza scored 11.
Garza also had 6 steals, while Brielle Newhouse had 6 rebounds.
“It was a dog fight,” Sunnyside coach Rick Puente said. “The score is deceiving.”
The Grizzlies led 25-20 at halftime.
Puente said the team picked up its intensity in the second half. Sunnyside outscored the Pirates 19-9, 15-7 in those final two quarters.