The host Whittier Christian Lady Heralds defeated the Monrovia Wildcats in the 2nd round of the Leon Davis Classic tournament Tuesday evening. Sophomore Shelly Vasquez hit 3 three pointers and scored all of her team high 15 points in the first half to help fuel the Heralds to a 40-25 halftime lead. Vasquez also grabbed 6 rebounds. Joining her teammate in team high scoring honors was sophomore Joleen Corona who made all 6 of her free throws and tallied 15 points. Corona also had team highs in assists (6) and steals (3) while grabbing 7 rebounds. Sophomore Kayla Solomon also reached double figures with 10 points going 4-4 at the freethrow line. Junior Clairessa Watkins had a team high 13 rebounds with 6 of those at the offensive end. Whittier Christian improves their season record to 5-2 and continue tourney action Wednesday evening at 7:30 against the Lady Highlanders of La Habra High.
- W 77 Monrovia High School
- 39 Whittier Christian High School
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