WARRENTON — Two teams headed in opposite directions met on the court Tuesday night, as Warrenton hosted Catlin Gabel in a Lewis & Clark League girls basketball game.
Winners of three straight coming in, the Lady Warriors won their fourth in a row, with Warrenton posting a 51-18 victory over Catlin Gabel. After winning their first six games, the Eagles have now lost five in a row.
Fernanda Alvarez scored 13 points for Warrenton, which put up a whopping 77 shots from the field, making 18. The Warriors were 3-for-28 from the 3-point line.
Defensively, Warrenton was relentless, as the Warriors applied full court pressure for nearly the entire game and forced 48 turnovers.
Catlin Gabel had a rough night from the field, finishing 6-of-32.
The Warriors led 11-6 after one quarter, and turned their five-point lead into a 31-8 advantage by halftime, highlighted by a 17-0 run.
Tyla Little scored 12 points, Maria Heyen added 11 points off the bench, and Morgan Blodgett finished with 10.
Warrenton hosts Oregon Episcopal Friday.