>Baker City Herald | Baker County Oregon's News Leader

Baker news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow BakerCityHerald.com

Baker City Herald print edition

view all Baker City Herald print publications »

The Baker City Herald is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Current subscribers have full access to the E-edition.

View Paper

If you are not a current subscriber, subscribe today for immediate access.

Subscribe


AP Sports Video

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 8.0 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

AP Sports Headlines

  • Bears bench QB Jay Cutler for Clausen
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears benched Jay Cutler on Thursday, deciding to start Jimmy Clausen against this Detroit Lions this weekend in favor of their franchise quarterback who signed a massive, seven-year deal less than a year ago....
  • Two-speed labor system in Qatar for 2022 World Cup
    DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- Men crammed together, dozens to a room, on bunk beds so close they can reach over and shake hands....
  • FIFA meets amid crisis over Garcia's resignation
    MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) -- Amid another crisis at FIFA, President Sepp Blatter and his executive committee opened a two-day meeting Thursday to discuss the sudden resignation of ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia and whether to publish his confidential World Cup report....
  • Rivera: Newton 'probably' will start vs. Browns
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Panthers' Cam Newton will "probably" start Sunday against the Cleveland Browns barring any physical setbacks this week, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said after the quarterback practiced on Thursday....

Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Sports arrow Baker girls come up short

Print

Baker girls come up short

By Gerry Steele

This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baker came up just a little bit short against Ontario Thursday in their Greater Oregon League district girls basketball playoff game at Ontario.

Ontario outscored the Bulldogs 12-9 in the final five minutes to pull out a 45-42 decision, ending Baker’s year at 4-18.

“I thought the girls played really good tonight,” said Baker coach Jenny Mowe-Joseph.

“But in the fourth quarter we missed some blocking ut and missed some free throws.”

The game was tied 33-33 with about five minutes left when Ontario went on its run.

Baker managed to pull within a single point three times in the final two minutes but each time Ontario, who defeated the Bulldogs in three meetings this season, answered.

The teams battled back and fourth in the first quarter which ended with Ontario on top 11-10 on a basket at the buzzer.

Emily Tatlock then scored four points, and Michelle Freese three to help Baker take a 21-16 halftime lead.

Baker built its largest lead, 28-21, on another Freese basket midway through the third quarter.

The Bulldogs still led 31-30 entering the final eight minutes.

Ontario took a 33-31 edge to start the fourth quarter only to have Allie Brown’s basket tie th egame at 33-33.

That’s when Ontario regained control.

Freese finished with 14 points, and Brie Sand eight.

Freese added 10 rebounds and four steals. Tatlock had six rebounds, and Sand three steals.

“I thought Michelle Freese and Brie Sand both played phenomenal,” Mowe-Joseph said.

“And, Emily Tatlock was such a presence in the paint. It was just a good team effort.”

BAKER (42)

   Brown 2 1-2 6, Phillips 2 0-0 4, Huggins, Sand 3 2-4 8, Lemmon 0 3-6 3, Lehman, Tatlock 1 2-4 4, Freese 5 4-9 14, Bachman 0 1-2 1, Severson 1 0-0 2. Totals 14 13-27 42.

ONTARIO (45) - 

   Anderson 0 5-6 5, Helmick 3 1-2 9, Yano 2 1-2 5, Martin 3 1-2 7, Higinbotham, Schaffeld 1 0-2 2, Alvarado 2 0-1 4, Salutregui 3 7-8 13. Totals 14 15-23 45.

Baker          -10 11 10 11 — 42

Ontario      - 11   5 14 15 — 45

     Three-point baskets — Brown, Helmick 2. Fouled out — Tatlock. Total fouls — Baker 21, Ontario 22. Technicals — none.

Print

blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Submit News
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Columns / Submit a letter
Features
Outdoors / Go Magazine / Milestones / Living Well
Baker Herald
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Privacy Policy / Commenting Policy / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Videos / Local Business Links / Community Links / Weather and Road Cams / RSS Feed

Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Twitter

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