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Long-range goals no problem for Pinewood girls

Menlo also wins in WBAL play

Elle Ladine scored 23 points and had 26 rebounds for Pinewood. Photo taken May 21, 2021 by Abbey Lao.

Elle Ladine scored 23 points and grabbed 26 rebounds in helping the Pinewood girls basketball team beat visiting The King’s Academy 88-34 in a West Bay Athletic League contest Tuesday.

Alex Facelo added 18 points, all on 3-pointers, as Pinewood matched a team record with 19 3-pointers in winning its sixth straight.

Alex Falco scored 18 points on six 3-pointers. Photo taken May 21, 2021 by Abbey Lao.

Seven different players made at least one 3-pointer, with Facelo leading the way. She was 6-of-10 from long range and Pinewood (8-1, 3-0) shot 46 percent from beyond the arc.

Ladine made four 3-pointers and Kaile Cruz added three. Emily Lee and Anika Nambisan each added a pair of 3-pointers and Jade Ramirez and Tatiana Collazo each added one to the total.

Ladine was two assists away from a triple-double, though she did record 10 offensive rebounds and 16 defensive boards. She had eight of the team’s 22 assists.

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Skylar Chui also recorded a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Cruz had 11 points.

Pinewood hosts, Notre Dame Belmont at 5 p.m. Friday and then heads to Carondolet for a non-league game against Monte Vista Danville on Saturday.

Menlo School 54, Priory 31

Menlo's Karen Xin scored 21 points. Priory's Sunishka Kartik defends. Photo taken Jan 18, 2022 by Pam McKinney/Menlo Athletics.

Karen Xin scored 21 points, including hitting five 3-pointers and Menlo won its second straight after losing five of its previous six.

Angelica Chou, Reena Kagan and Shannon Li each added eight points for Menlo, which hosts The King’s Academy on Friday.

Girls soccer

Rachel Mull scored once and assisted on two other goals as Woodside played its first Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division, beating host Menlo-Atherton 3-2 on Tuesday.

Sophie Bellver scored twice for the Wildcats (9-0, 1-0) and Kaitlyn Ryan added an assist.

Alessia Bolano and Val Latu-Nava scored for M-A (4-4-3, 0-1-2).

In another Bay Division match, Addison Haws scored once and assisted on another goal as Sequoia beat visiting Aragon 2-1.

Alisha Gupta also scored and Charlotte Dugoni recorded an assist for Sequoia (8-2-1, 1-1-1).

In the West Bay Athletic League, Menlo beat Notre Dame Belmont 2-0 as Taylor Tam and Carolina Espinosa each scored. Sasha Bernthal recorded an assist for the Knights (6-4, 2-1).

Sydney Adas scored with an assist from Megan Sweeney and Sacred Heart Prep (6-5-1, 2-0) beat Notre Dame San Jose 1-0.

Priory beat Castilleja, 4-2.

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Long-range goals no problem for Pinewood girls

Menlo also wins in WBAL play

Uploaded: Wed, Jan 19, 2022, 11:41 am

Elle Ladine scored 23 points and grabbed 26 rebounds in helping the Pinewood girls basketball team beat visiting The King’s Academy 88-34 in a West Bay Athletic League contest Tuesday.

Alex Facelo added 18 points, all on 3-pointers, as Pinewood matched a team record with 19 3-pointers in winning its sixth straight.

Seven different players made at least one 3-pointer, with Facelo leading the way. She was 6-of-10 from long range and Pinewood (8-1, 3-0) shot 46 percent from beyond the arc.

Ladine made four 3-pointers and Kaile Cruz added three. Emily Lee and Anika Nambisan each added a pair of 3-pointers and Jade Ramirez and Tatiana Collazo each added one to the total.

Ladine was two assists away from a triple-double, though she did record 10 offensive rebounds and 16 defensive boards. She had eight of the team’s 22 assists.

Skylar Chui also recorded a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Cruz had 11 points.

Pinewood hosts, Notre Dame Belmont at 5 p.m. Friday and then heads to Carondolet for a non-league game against Monte Vista Danville on Saturday.

Menlo School 54, Priory 31

Karen Xin scored 21 points, including hitting five 3-pointers and Menlo won its second straight after losing five of its previous six.

Angelica Chou, Reena Kagan and Shannon Li each added eight points for Menlo, which hosts The King’s Academy on Friday.

Girls soccer

Rachel Mull scored once and assisted on two other goals as Woodside played its first Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division, beating host Menlo-Atherton 3-2 on Tuesday.

Sophie Bellver scored twice for the Wildcats (9-0, 1-0) and Kaitlyn Ryan added an assist.

Alessia Bolano and Val Latu-Nava scored for M-A (4-4-3, 0-1-2).

In another Bay Division match, Addison Haws scored once and assisted on another goal as Sequoia beat visiting Aragon 2-1.

Alisha Gupta also scored and Charlotte Dugoni recorded an assist for Sequoia (8-2-1, 1-1-1).

In the West Bay Athletic League, Menlo beat Notre Dame Belmont 2-0 as Taylor Tam and Carolina Espinosa each scored. Sasha Bernthal recorded an assist for the Knights (6-4, 2-1).

Sydney Adas scored with an assist from Megan Sweeney and Sacred Heart Prep (6-5-1, 2-0) beat Notre Dame San Jose 1-0.

Priory beat Castilleja, 4-2.

Rick Eymer

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