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California Pintos end eight-win-run with loss to Blair Oaks Falcons

California Pintos end eight-win-run with loss to Blair Oaks Falcons

March 1st, 2011 in News

Adam Burger (23) sinks a jumpshot to put the Pintos ahead of the Falcons 13-10 during first-quarter action of the conference championship game Tuesday, Feb. 22, at Wardsville.

Photo by April Arnett

The first quarter of California's game at Wardsville Tuesday, Feb. 22, was something to see. Here were two of the biggest rivals with the same goal; to win the Tri-County Conference championship, and when the first frame ended at an even 17-17, it was evident both teams wanted it bad. The Pintos were comming off of eight consecutive wins, while the Falcons had won their last 15 , and each wanted to add another. But in the end, there could be only one victor.

For more of this story check out the March 2 issue of the California Democrat.