NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 22, 2012 –
(UPDATE: The RCHS basketball team won its first playoff game on Tuesday, Feb. 21, and is moving on to round two).
On Friday, the River City High School girls basketball teams played their last game of the regular season at home.
The RCHS freshman lost to Sacramento High; while the JV and varsity teams faced — and beat — Vista del Lago.
With the win, the Raider varsity tied El Dorado and became co-champions of the Sierra Valley Conference. River City Varsity finished the regular season 11-1 in conference and 25-2 overall. The team earned a playoff spot, with the first playoff game scheduled for last night at home against Rocklin (results were too late to report in this edition).
RCHS athletic director Char Ghio reports it is the school’s first ever playoff game in girls basketball.
The final scores for Friday’s games were as follows: Raider Freshmen: 27-12 (L) ; JV: 54-28 (W); Varsity: 55-23 (W).
Varsity high scorers for the Raiders were Katie King with 13 points, Amarita Singh with 8, and Marrissa Tyler with 8.
(Facebook members can find up-to-the-minute info on RCHS sports at contributor De’Onna Jack’s Facebook page. Click here.)
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