Rocket girls top Chargers, 51-46
The Rockridge Rockets girls’ basketball team beat Orion 51-46 on Dec. 8.
The Chargers jumped out to a 13-8 lead in the first quarter and held a 25-24 lead at halftime.
The Rockets turned the tide in the third quarter outscoring Orion 16-9 and took a 40-34 lead into the fourth quarter. The Rockets shot 5-11 from the free throw line in the final period and held on for the victory. Hillary Johnson scored five of her team-high 14 points in the final quarter.
Also scoring for the Rockets were: Haley Kitchell, 11; Lexi Frakes, eight; Chelsey Widdop, seven; Tia Fuhr, six; Amber Moseley, three and Erika Price, two.
The junior varsity Rockets beat Orion, 37-27.