Red Bluff – The Pleasant Valley boys’ and girls’ basketball teams won over Arcata and Enterprise respectively in the Red Bluff Kiwanis Holiday Classic tournament on Saturday.
The Vikings Boys won all three games of the round robin format by defeating U-Prep 72–27 Thursday, Red Bluff 75–38 Friday and Arcata 75–50 Saturday. The girls beat West Valley 71-51 and U-Prep 47-37 on Thursday afternoon to beat Arcata 52-42 to advance to Saturday’s championship.
red bluff boys
The Red Bluff Boys fought hard against U-Prep in the final game of the tournament on Saturday night and pulled within 4 minutes of play with only over four minutes to go, but the Panthers pulled away and ended up with a 52–39 victory. organized for
The Spartans trailed 10 at the end of the first, but were drawn 23-19 within 4 in the half. The Panthers widened the margin to 12 in the third but Red Bluff returned 41–37 to play with 4:20. The Panthers closed out the win with an aggressive press that shortened the stretch.
Kyler Contreras led the Spartans with 18 points, including a pair of three-pointers; Francisco Sanchez had 8 points with three and Ty Guibergia had 5 points.
Braden Kemp led the Panthers with 12, Riley Hayes with 10, Khamron Price with 9 and Justin Berglund with 8.
red bluff girls
The Spartans suffered a 49-21 loss to West Valley in Saturday morning’s consolation game.
Chrissy Stevens and Haley Christensen led Red Bluff with 5 points, Creedence Shaver had 4 points and Lynsey Forsberg had three-pointers.
Jordyn Wurzer led the Eagles with 14 points and 10 in the opening quarter, Madeline Bassett had 13, including 3 three-pointers, and Alexis Procher had 8.
After losing to Pleasant Valley and West Valley on Thursday and Friday, the Cardinals held on to a 53-39 seventh-place win against Anderson on Saturday morning.
Camryn Ochs led the cards with 16 points, Nicole Dodge had 11 points, 3 from beyond the arc; Aspen Armstrong had 10 and Lilia Rodriguez had 9.
Maria Bautista led 11 Cubs and Faith Schaefer and Layla Billingsley each had 10.
Corning 17, Pleasant Valley 71
West Valley 51, U-Prep 58
Enterprise 65, Red Bluff 23
Corning 21, West Valley 58
Pleasant Valley 47, U-Prep 37
Enterprise 58, Arcata 49
Anderson 39, Corning 53
West Valley 49, Red Bluff 21
U-Prep 60, Arcata 36
Pleasant Valley 52, Enterprise 42
U-Prep 27, Pleasant Valley 72
Arcata 67, Red Bluff 47
Arcata 63, U-Prep 49
Pleasant Valley 75, Red Bluff 38
Pleasant Valley 75, Arcata 50
U-Prep 52, Red Bluff 39