SONORA GIRLS CUT DOWN AT LOOMIS

archive_import /

At Loomis, the Wildcats (4-5) ran into a Bear River buzzsaw and lost 77-36 in the first round of the Del Oro Tournament.

"We got shellacked," Sonora coach Charmon Logan said.

Sonora plays Woodcreek of Roseville in the consolation semifinals today at 4 p.m. and plays Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in the seventh-place game or 3 in the consolation final, depending on today' outcome.

It was a rough day all-around for the Wildcats. They had to drive more than two hours north into the teeth of Thursday's storm, then had to come back after the game because today is the last day of academic finals at Sonora. And their return trip was delayed 90 minutes because junior guard Kayla Rodgers had to be taken to an emergency room with a dislocated finger.

They'll be staying over tonight.

"At least today will be calmer," Logan said.

Eight-time Sac-Joaquin Section and three-time state champion Bear River (6-0) lived up to its billing as one of the greater Sacramento area's top teams behind 6-foot-1 perimeter player Meaghan Noud and her 21 points including two 3-pointers.

"She was a very impressive player," Logan said. "But we just gave them layups because we weren't awake."

Center Jessica Peterson led Sonora with 14 points.

11703110
The Union Democrat
This image is copyrighted.

Reach all of Sonora, Calaveras County, Tuolumne, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, & Jamestown with your items to sell.

Ads appear Online and in Print

View Classifieds Place an Ad

Connect with The Union Democrat

Union Democrat Newsstand

Wednesday May 4, 2016

Read digital interactive editions of our publications

Read Today's Edition Take A Tour

More Publications by The Union Democrat

View All Publications
Friendship goals

04/27/2016

The Calaveras Redskins girls’ soccer head coach Rob Leetham would love to ... more

'Cats win on Montelongo walk-off

04/28/2016

Three balls. Two strikes. Two outs. Bases loaded. Bottom of the eighth ... more

A RACE TO THE FINISH

04/29/2016

Many spectators gathered and encouraged competitors Friday morning at the Bret Harte ... more