The playoffs are a tough time to have a bad shooting night. The seventh-seeded U-Prep girls basketball team found that out Tuesday in a 44-34 loss to No. 10 Wheatland in the Northern Section Division IV playoffs.Read More
The U-Prep girls basketball team is sitting at 5-1 in Northern Athletic League play heading into a tough three-game week that culminates with a showdown against West Valley, also 5-1 in league.
Last week, the Panthers did a good job of TCB (taking care of business) in NAL play, getting a tough home overtime win over Lassen and a road win against a CV team that’s not faring well in league but is vastly improved. For the perfect week, U-Prep is the Shasta County Sports Girls Basketball Team of the Week.Read More
The U-Prep girls basketball team had hit three field goals in the first half Monday in a home game against Corning. But the Panthers had been buoyed by 20 trips to the free throw line, hitting 12. As such, Steve Schuster’s squad trailed 25-19 at intermission.
The Panthers found their offense and used a third-period spurt to pass and pull away from the Cardinals in a 56-45 preseason win.Read More