Back on Track

by Dec 1, 2017

The Rams opened the Modesto Junior College Classic with Yuba College. Starting strong with a 17-9 first quarter. The Rams closed the half with an 11 point lead, 33-22. The Rams came out with an aggressive press to start the second half, Sadie Allen gets a steal with Jill Foster scoring a layup and the assist from CC Vasquez. This set the tone for a great team win. The final score 70-58 with four Rams in double figures; Jen Rosales (15 pts), Sadie Allen (13 pts), Jill Foster (11 pts), and Julia Rodriguez (10 pts). The team ending the night with 18 steals and 17 assists, CC Vasquez having 5 assists. Rams take on the host team (Modesto Junior College) tonight at 7.

Game 2 vs. Modesto

The Rams struggled to start the game against host team, Modesto Junior College, letting MJC go on a 9-0 run. The Rams bounced back ending the quarter 12-19. The team stayed in the game with hitting five 3’s in the first half, Telly MacLeod hitting a pair and Jen Rosales knocking down 3 clutch shots beyond the arc. Down 10 to start the second half, the Rams fell short ending the game 41-62. Sadie Allen had the game high with 11 pts, 6 boards, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Jen added 9 points and 3 steals. Telly ended the night with 8 pts, 6 boards, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Rams take on Los Medanos today at 2 battling for third place. 

Game 3 vs Los Medanos

In the final day of the Modesto Junior College Classic, the Rams took on Los Medanos in the fight for third place. The Rams got off to a slow start ending the first quarter 12-28. Stepping up defensively in the second quarter, the Rams were down 24 points going into halftime (23-47). Jen Rosales, Christa Arroyo, and Julia Rodriguez all knocking down big 3’s to get the Rams going to start the second half, slowing chipping down the lead to 18 to end the quarter. The Rams played their hearts out closing the gap to within two with Jen and Maddy Cox each knocking down a pair of 3’s. With an unfortunate turnover and the Rams forced to foul the game ended 62-65. The Rams made 11 threes to fight their way back into the game; Jen(4), Maddy(3), Telly(2), Christa(1), and Julia(1). Jen had a game high of 15 points , 4 rebounds, 2 assists, and 2 charges. Sadie Allen with her second double-double of the season had 12 points, 11 boards, and 4 asssits. Maddy also added 12 points and 7 boards. The Rams get another shot at Los Medanos this Tuesday, December 5th at 7 pm.