The Broncos Meet the Nighthawks Tuesday in the Battle for First Place
Vista Murrieta led 37-31 after three periods when disaster struck the Wolfpack. The Broncos out-scored Great Oak 16-3 in that decisive quarter to pull away and finalize the 53-34 win.
Freshman Lexi Mead led the Broncos, scoring 15 points against the pack. Gabby Stoll added 12 point and Imari Cooley scored 10 points. Maitland Kingsley would score 7 points, Serena Jimerson 4, Nakela Smith 3 and Natalia Willis 2 points for Vista Murrieta.
In other Southwestern league action, Murrieta Valley’s Megan Ormiston scored 16 while Jillian Jinkins and Paris Pettitt added 15 each to down Murrieta Mesa 65-35. Jaazar Ridges also scored 11 for the Nighthawks. Alexis Williams and Kayli Klemp scored 8 points for the Rams while Emilee Stallo added 7 more.
Chaparral won its first league game behind an 18 point effort by sophomore Zia Rapada over Temecula Valley 59-52. Sophomore Emily Gonzalez scored 20 points or the Golden Bear’s.
Great Oak 5 14 12 31 3 34
Vista Murrieta 9 17 11 37 16 53
Murrieta Valley 4-0
Vista Murrieta 4-0
Murrieta Mesa 2-2
Great Oak 1-3
Temecula Valley 0-4
Photos By Scott Padgett