>La Grande Observer | Union and Wallowa Counties' News Leader

La Grande, OR forecast
& Eastern Oregon University Valley Cam

http://tinyurl.com/n2723qt
Observer news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow LaGrandeObserver.com

Today's front page

Image of The Observer's Front Page

Get Home Delivery of The Observer for only $8.50 per month, $9.50 for motor routes. Just click here and after filling out one simple and secure online form you could be on your way to learning more information about local, state and world news.

manage your account »

Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Opinion arrow NO. 2-RANKED BURNS RUNS AWAY FROM LA GRANDE GIRLS IN FOURTH QUARTER

NO. 2-RANKED BURNS RUNS AWAY FROM LA GRANDE GIRLS IN FOURTH QUARTER

By Raenelle Kwock

Observer Staff Writer

The Burns girls are alone in first place in the Greater Oregon League after defeating La Grande 41-25 in a make-up basketball game Tuesday.

The Tigers and Hilanders came into the game tied with 3-0 league records.

The Hilanders, ranked No. 2 in the Jan. 20 coaches' poll, dominated the fourth quarter, outscoring the Tigers 20-3.

Dusti Travis drained two 3-pointers in a 10-0 Hilander run in the fourth quarter. The Hilanders led 32-22 and stayed in control the rest of the way.

"It is great for Burns," La Grande coach Isaac Williams said. "(The Hilanders) did everything they needed to do to win."

Williams said the Tigers played "good enough on defense.

"We didn't do enough things offensively to win," he said.

The Tigers outscored the Hilanders 11-6 in the third quarter. They took a 22-21 lead into the fourth quarter.

Travis sparked the Hilanders with her first 3-pointer to open the fourth quarter. Then, Jessica Clemens converted a three-point play to put Burns ahead 27-22 with 6:23 remaining.

Travis hit her second 3-pointer to open up an eight-point cushion for the Hilanders.

Several close range shots did not fall for the Tigers after that point.

Maria Clemens scored to put the Hilanders ahead 32-22.

A timeout was called with 2:49 remaining. Rasmussen found Crouch inside for a bucket to stop the Hilander run. It would be the Tigers' final basket.

The Hilanders were 9-for-10 from the free-throw line to close out the game.

The Tigers (7-7 overall, 3-1 in GOL) travel to Vale Friday. They host Ontario Saturday.

Rasmussen scored nine points for the Tigers.

Jessica Clemens paced the Hilanders with 11 points.

Burns 41, La Grande 25

Burns girls 8 7 6 20 — 41

La Grande 5 6 11 3 — 25

Burns — Hollie Thomas 1 0-0 2, Maria Clemens 1 0-0 2, Chelsea Ross 1 5-8 7, Emma Wagner 1 7-8 9, Dusti Travis 4 0-0 10, Jessica Clemens 4 3-3 11, Joan Cramer, Sabrina Root. Totals: 12 15-19 41.

La Grande — Amber Rasmussen 4 0-0 9, Jill Jensen 1 5-11 7, Mikell Woodfield 1 1-2 3, Kayla Crouch 2 0-2 4, Morgan Bonney 1 0-0 2, Ellyn Herman, Tricia Nebeker, Jenna Jensen, Kelly Bedard. Totals: 9 6-15 25.

Three-pointers — Burns 2 (Travis 2); La Grande 1 (Rasmussen). Fouled out — J. Clemens. Total fouls — Burns 12, La Grande 16. Technical fouls — None.

 
blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Public Notices
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Guest Columns / Columnists
Features
Outdoors / Ag / Spiritual / Go Magazine / Portraits
Classifieds
View all classifieds / Jobs / Autos / Real Estate / Rentals / Place an Ad
The Observer
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Slideshows / Weather and Valley Cam / /index.php?option=com_rss&feed=RSS2.0&no_html=1">RSS Feed ?> RSS Feed

Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use

LaGrandeObserver.com works best with the latest versions of Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer or Apple Safari

  • cialis erbe viagra naturel propecia generika preisvergleich apotheke online viagra generique cialis inde cialis generika aus europa kamagra rezeptfrei cialis necesita receta viagra pillen cialis ophalen
    1. viagra receptbelagt baclofen ohne rezept viagra aus indien gefährlich viagra køb acheter du cialis a paris tadalafil en chile proscar preisvergleich pharmacie viagra cialis requiere receta generika dapoxetine