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Whitney opens league with win over Mira Loma

Cats roll 63-42
By: Staff Report
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Staff Report The Whitney High girls basketball team got off to a good start in the Capital Athletic League by handing visiting Mira Loma a 63-42 defeat, Friday. The Wildcats held their turnovers to a minimum and post player Masirah Holmes came up big with near double-double. Holmes scored 16 in the contest and pulled down nine rebounds. Whitney attempted only seven shots from beyond the 3-point arc and connected on two; both by point guard Kristin Ladas. Alex Rodriguez led the club with 17 points and eight rebounds; the ‘Cats had 23 boards in all and turned the ball over only 14 times. Whitney entertained Mira Loma, Wednesday, and travel to El Camino for a game Friday. Whitney 63, Mira Loma 42 Matadors 6 12 16 8 – 42 Wildcats 18 19 17 9 – 63 INDIVIDUAL STATISTIC Scoring Mira Loma – A Ayala 14, S Sayareh 10, L Walls 2, L Warr-Cisco 1, S Kumeh 13, Y Khachiyan 2. Whitney – K Ladas 3-16, 8, C Goodman 1-2, 2, B Meyer 1-2, 2, M McConnell 3-5, 8, M Miles 1-4, 3, T Armstrong 1-4, 2, G Dagnino 2-6, 5, M Holmes 7-15, 16, A Rodriguez 7-19, 17. Capital Athletic League Girls Basketball Standings Team W L GB Off Def Dif El Camino 1 0 - 60.9 44.1 16.8 R Americano 1 0 - 44.7 40.4 4.3 Whitney 1 0 - 46.5 53.6 -7.2 Antelope 0 1 1 47.8 38.2 9.6 Cordova 0 1 1 49.9 46.5 -4.5 Mira Loma 0 1 1 30.1 55.1 -25.0 W – wins, L – losses, GB – games behind, Off – scoring average, Def – opponent’s average, Dif - difference