South Tahoe girls clobber Dayton, NV to move into postseason position
February 1, 2019
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The South Tahoe girls' basketball team has moved into playoff position after demolishing Dayton and North Valleys in the past week.
The Vikings swept the season series from Dayton (55-15) and North Valleys (58-37) and are 6-7 in the 3A Northern League, good for sixth place, the last playoff qualifying position with four games to play.
Hailey Naccarato and Teagan Williamson each scored 12 points to lead the Vikings offense against Dayton. Naccarato added three assists and seven steals and Williamson had four steals.
Also for the Vikings (7-12, 6-7 Northern), Kayleen Conard scored nine points and grabbed four rebounds, Kaitlyn Janese scored five points and hauled in eight boards, Eva Perry added five points, Mirella had four points and four assists and Layne Hembree netted four and brought down seven rebounds.
South Tahoe will look for a third straight victory at 6 p.m. Friday against rival Truckee (14-5, 7-5 Northern) on the road.
The Vikings nearly beat the Wolverines in the first meeting, surrendering a fourth quarter lead in losing 39-32.
Trending In: Sports
- Lake Tahoe roads: Slide causes traffic hold on US 50; I-80 and Mt Rose Highway closed (updated)
- Lake Tahoe roads: I-80 closed, chain requirements in effect on highways (updated)
- Lake Tahoe weather: Rain to turn to snow today; storm warning remains in effect
- Lake Tahoe ski resorts receive nearly 3 feet of snow in 24 hours
- Winter storm could bring 3 feet of snow to Lake Tahoe during Presidents Day weekend