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6C Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Bulletin, Record, Progressive, Reporter ill" roll Greg Knight the Yellowjackets turned up just two baskets and a pair of Sports Editor the heat; although the free-throws by the Williams sports@plumasnews.com Trojans outscored their defense. opponents 14-11 in the first The fourth period is where After earning a first-round eight minutes, it just wasn't the Trojans came back to life bye by taking the No. 3 seed the same in the second by posting a 28-24 scoring run in the Division V playoff period. Williams went on a against the Jackets with bracket, the Quincy boys' 24-14 run that put the Jackets Rick scoring 15 of his 32 basketball team finally met in the lead for the rest of the points to try for one last its match in the No. 6 seed game. push. The Trojans were able Williams Yelowjackets. Trailing 35-28 at the half, to narrow Williams' lead Williams bested the Trojans, the Trojans attempted to down to two points early in 82-69. in a game that saw regroup coming into the the period, but that run fell Quincy head coach Mike third period, but were largely apart and the Jackets were Woodlee ejected from his unsuccessful as senior Brady able to keep scoring. home court just minutes to Rick was held to only The game, which was play. three-points off a singlewitnessed by a packed house The game began with the long-distance shot. of Quincy fans and a number Trojans' usual intensity. All The shooting for Quincy in of visitors from Williams, got seemed well as Quincy crept the period was led by Jakob exceptionally dramatic in the out to a five point lead over Grammer, who while final minutes. Both Rick and Williams. shooting 16 points on thea Williams player were called But that is exactly when evening, was contained tofor offsetting fouls and, mere moments later, Woodlee was ejected from the court after being assessed two technical fouls in three minutes, sending assistant coach Kent Grammer to the head of the pack to lead the Trojans. The loss ended the year for Quincy, the winners of the Mid-Valley League with an 8-0 record, as wen as a 19-8 overall showing. Jakob Grammer ended the game with 16 points, while Erik Schwartz added seven. Both DJ Davis and Jake Rick earned five-point showings with a three-pointer and two free-throws apiece. Crowe Herbertson-Deemer and Tyler Hartline added two points each. Trojan junior DJ Davis (No. 10) goes to the paint against Williams last week in Round 2 of the NSCIF Division V playoffs. Photo by Greg Knight li Greg Knight up to the varsity level in the led the Trojans with 17 Sports Writer past few games, managed to rebounds and a steal. Kaylin . sports@plumasnews.com log four offensive rebounds, Henderson led in steals an assist and a steal, overall, however, swiping six The Lady Trojans After the game, Sherman balls from the Bulldogs, basketball team may have credited Wingfield with while also logging eight entered the Northern Section helping the team earn therebounds. California Interscholastic win. Sherman, who finished the Federation playoffs as the "Ashlyn is an amazing game with 16 points, also No. 3-seeded squad but the player and is going to be even commented on what the girls' level of play and 59-23 greater as she moves toward Trojans did to prepare for the win against Division V being a senior," Sherman Bulldogs. tournament opener Los said. "She is already "Coming into the game Molinos last week left nofantastic under the basket against Los Molinos, we doubt that head coach Harlon and her defense is great. She looked at their record against Sevier's group was playing at takes advantage of Chester because we knew the the top of its game. opportunities and that V01s are a hard-fighting After jumping out to a 31-9 helped us win tonight." team," Sherman said. "We halftime lead. the Trojans, Then came the push by thelooked at how they were led mostly in offensive Trojans; thanks to a 22-5 run scoring against them and output by senior Angel in the final eight minutes, applied that game plan by Garrish's ll-point drive in Quincy seized its first-round shutting down their key the paint, took a seriouswin-- and a date with player." slowdown as the Bulldogs destiny against Mt. Shasta's Garrish added that the held Quincy to just six points No. 5 seed team two days game plan against Los in the third period, later. Molinos involved a shift The Trojans stepped up While Wingfield made a from Quincy's normal their game in the fourth strong showing, the leaders method of scoring. period, however, thanks to a on defense were both seniors; "Today was a big game blistering 16-point scoring Garrish and Shania Barnesat post, unlike our past run by the duo of Jasmin earned double-doubles with games, which involved a lot Sherman and Taylor Friden13 and 12 rebounds apiece, of work coming from the and the equally stout while both scoring in double guards," Garrish said. "Our defensive play of freshman digits as well. post players fought really Ashlyn Wingfield who, Junior Rachel Hanna had a hard under the basket and despite only being brought stellar ight on defe made the INCORPORATED of b k SJf EBWy IWe l" Auctioneer's Note: Lightning Auctions has been the leading auction house in Northern Nevada for 25 plus years now. 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The Lady Bears came into the match with a 1'5-11 record overall and a 7-5 record in league after defeating CORE Butte, 55-13, in the first round. "We played pretty Well most of the game, though we had our moments where we got flat-footed," Sevier said. "That is something we can't do going forward against Mt. Shasta. It is one game at a time for us." Quincy's Shania Barnes (No. 21) ends the game against Los Molinos with a double-double after shooting for 10 points and Mt. Shasta 71, Quincy 50 earning 12 rebounds. Photo by Greg Knight The Lady Trojans ended t the 2014-15 season at home Potter, who hit a boomingPortola girls' basketball after falling 71-50 to No. 5 three-pointer in the opening Colusa 54, Portola 38 seed Mt. Shasta in the minutes, ended with four The Lady Tigers fell to the second round of the playoffs, on the night. Shania Barnes Colusa Lady RedHawks on a Leading the push for the finished with three, the duo 54-38 final score in the Trojans was, once again, of Lindsey Jensen and first-round game on the road. Jasmin Sherman with 25 Morgan Fowler had two - Portola was the No. 11 seed points, which included each, and Kaylin Henderson going into the match and double-digit showings in tossed up a free throw, entered the playoffs with a 12-3 both halves. The Lady Trojans won record overall and a 6-3 tally in Senior Angel Garrish the Mountain-Valley League Mid-Valley League standings. followed with nine points, title this season on an 8-0 Stats for Portola were not while Rachel Hanna added league record and an overall available by deadline for this six of her own. Brooke tally of 21-5. story. Golden Eagles sweep Siskiyous Feather River College pitcher Connor Briare makes the toss to a College of the Siskyous batter last week in the Golden Eagle squad's home opener. FRC completed a sweep against Siskiyous, winning the first game 11-4, followed by a lopsided nightcap that ended on a 23-2 final score. Highlights were numerous, with a home run by Michael Sanderson and a triple by David Rapanot. Pitching for FRC was outstanding, with wins by Skylar Haynes and O'Keeffe Hall, along with a save for Christian Charles. FRC is now 3-0 in Golden Valley Conference and 9-5 overall. Next up is a three-game series scheduled for this weekend against College of the Redwoods in Eureka. Photo by Greg Knight Drain into a clean container, free of other fluids such as water, gasoline, antifreeze or solvents. The Plumas County Department of Public Works has containers & funnels available for free. Drain oil filter 12 to 24 hours before recycling filter. Take to a used oi!collection center. Alltransfer stations in Plumas County accept used oil and filters free of charge.