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California Pintos battle at Courtwarming to lasso Eldon Mustangs 49-46

California Pintos battle at Courtwarming to lasso Eldon Mustangs 49-46

February 15th, 2011 in News

Phillip Longan is fouled while attempting a basket during the first quarter of California's Courtwarming game against Eldon. At left is California's Aaron Jones and at right is Eldon's John Hall (31).

Photo by April Arnett

The Pintos hosted Eldon for California's 2011 Courtwarming Friday night, where the varsity boys won a hard-fought battle, 49-46.

California led 11-8 after the first quarter, however, Eldon turned up the heat in the second quarter to outscore the Pintos 17-8 to lead 25-19 at the half. California came out stronger in the second half, outscoring the Mustangs 12-10 in the third quarter and 18-11 in the fourth to secure the win.

For more of this story check out the Feb. 16 issue of the California Democrat.