Warriors drop quarterfinals
February 18, 2013
The boys and girls Whittell basketball teams playoff runs came to an end Thursday in Elko in the Northern Division III quarterfinals.
The boys lost 69-60 to No. 4 seed ROP, and the girls lost 48-32 to No. 2 seed White Pine.
Amanda Harris led the ladies with 15, and Emily Harris chipped in 10.
“It was a pretty good game, the girls did well,” girls coach Tom Esposito said. “I’m proud of our season.”
The boys graduate seniors Garrett Bronken, Austin Neil, Rodney Aguirre-Rodriguez, Derek Heldt-Werle, Cody Wyatt, Josh Welch and Anders Chaplin. The girls graduate Emily Harris, Amanda Harris and Sierra Forvilly.
The boys ended the season 13-12 overall. The girls ended 9-17 overall. The Warriors will drop to Division IV next year.
White Pine 16 7 12 13 -48
Whittell 7 7 11 11 -32