Girls hoops: Lakewood streaking after victory over A-West
ARAVDA - Lakewood girls’ basketball continued rolling in their 78-33 victory at Arvada West High School.
The win was the seventh in a row for the Tigers who had four players score in double figures. The loss was A-West’s three straight. Senior Corey Hendrickson scored 11 points but the Wildcats could find a second scorer.
Lakewood (13-3, 8-1) will play at Ralston Valley High School Friday at 7 p.m. A-West (3-13, 2-7) will play at Bear Creek High School Friday at 7 p.m.
D’Evelyn showed by they are the class of 4A Jeffco with their 71-24 victory over Arvada Friday at D’Evelyn High School.
The Jaguars overwhelmed Arvada in the first quarter, outscoring the Bulldogs 39-6. 12 different D’Evelyn players scored in the win.
After a great start to their season Arvada has now dropped five of the past six games.
Arvada (6-8, 1-5) will attempt to get their season back on track when they host Evergreen Friday at 7 p.m.
EAGLES ON MINI SKID
Faith Christian was again the victim of not being able to play four full quarters falling to Kent Denver 46-42 Friday at Kent Denver High School.
The Eagles scored only four points in the second quarter, letting Kent Denver accumulate a double digit lead. Faith Christian would rally in the second half, but Kent Denver was able to hang on for the victory.
The Eagles (5-8, 0-3), have lost three straight and will look to get back on track when they host Lutheran Friday at 7 p.m.
PANTHERS CAN’T CLOSE
Senior Rachel Oester scored 17 point for Pomona but they needed one more point as they fell to Dakota Ridge 43-42 Friday at Pomona High School.
Despite holding Dakota Ridge to six third quarter points the Panthers were unable to close out a first half deficit. The two teams traded punches down the stretch but Pomona was unable to knockout Dakota Ridge.
Pomona (8-8, 3-6) will host Chatfield Friday at 7 p.m.