California High School Basketball - Del Oro can't hold off Placer
(December 18, 2007: Auburn, CA 95603) The Placer Hillmen basketball team scored 63 points and held the visiting Del Oro Golden Eagles to 60 in the Hillmen non-league triumph on Tuesday.
The Hillmen now sport a 7-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Rio Americano for a non-league contest on Thursday, December 20. Placer will meet a Raiders team coming off a 91-66 non-league win over Encina (Sacramento, CA). The Raiders record now stands at 8-1.
The Golden Eagles (8-2) will now prepare for their contest against Cordova (Rancho Cordova, CA). The Lancers enter the non-league contest with a 7-1 record. In their last contest, Cordova nudged Sonoma Valley (Sonoma, CA), 79-23, in a non-league contest.