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Lady Pintos win district game against Cole Camp

Lady Pintos win district game against Cole Camp

February 28th, 2012 in News

California's Karin Bolinger works her way toward the basket during first-quarter action at Monday night's Class 3 District 10 opener at Versailles. California defeated Cole Camp 45-36 to advance to semifinals Wednesday (today), where the Lady Pintos will face Dixon at 7:30 p.m.

Photo by April Arnett

California faced Cole Camp Monday night in first-round action at the Class 3 District 10 Girls Basketball Tournament at Versailles, where the Lady Pintos defeated the Lady Bluebirds 45-36.

California, the #2 seed, led 13-8 after one quarter, 20-15 at the half, and 34-23 after three quarters. Cole Camp, seeded seventh, outscored California 13-11 in the final frame.

"We won ugly tonight," California Coach Bobby Sangster said. "We didn't execute very well and we made mistakes we haven't made in years. But hopefully we got this out of our system, we can fix things in practice tomorrow and move on in districts. The greatest gift is getting to coach these girls in another game."

For more of this story check out the Feb. 29 issue of the California Democrat.