Warriors drop quarterfinals
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