Kimball 60, Sierra 43

The Kimball girls opened the Valley Oak League basketball season with a 60-43 win at home over Sierra High on Jan. 2.

The Jaguars (13-4, 1-0 VOL) opened with a 15-9 first-quarter lead, were up 22-25 at the half and continued to outscore Sierra (12-5, 0-1 VOL) through the second half.

Sophomore Arianna Rodriguez led the Kimball offense with 15 points, and junior Isabelle Lacap scored 13 points. Senior Dariana Willis added 9 points, and freshman Cayia Sims scored 8 points.

Chavez 43, West 31

The Wolf Pack hosted Chavez High on Jan. 2 and finished with a 43-31 loss.

Chavez took control in the second quarter to hold a 24-13 halftime lead and the Wolf Pack couldn’t catch up in the second half.

Sophomore Ashley Chan led the Wolf Pack with 11 points, senior Melisa Toilolo scored 8 points, and senior Sophia Jones scored 6 points, all in the third quarter.

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