STOCKTON — Manteca’s girls basketball team will get a chance to avenge one of its 2018-19 losses during the 5th annual Trojan Clash Classic held at Lincoln High.
Kyaira Jacobs pumped in 20 points to help the Buffaloes surge past Inderkum 65-56 in the opening round on Thursday. Tonight, they’ll face Oak Ridge, which beat them 44-39 in tournament’s semifinals.
Manteca (5-2) jumped out to a 21-10 lead and didn’t look back.
“We had a quick start, executed on offense and had easy buckets tonight when we were able to get out in transition,” Manteca coach Ryan Bono said. “That set the tone for the rest of the game.”
Jayda Jackson added 12 points, while Marissa Serrano and Jaslyn Woods each had 10.
The Manteca-Oak Ridge rematch is scheduled to start at 8.
Ripon 57, Mountain House 48
MOUNTAIN HOUSE — Mikayla Vaught caught fire from the perimeter while Mackenzie Hutchison controlled the post as the Indians (4-3) took care of the Mountain House Tournament host.
Vaught hit three 3-pointers and shot 4 of 6 from beyond the arc overall, finishing with 16 points. Hutchison contributed with 10 points and eight rebounds. Tianna Sidtikun added nine points.
Mountain House’s Lyric Moore topped all scorers with 17 points. The Mustangs (1-4) trailed 28-18 at halftime.