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Final2/19/09

The Palm Desert (CA) varsity basketball team lost Thursday's home playoff game against Irvine (CA) by a score of 49-41.

Game Details: CIF Div 3A First Round

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Irvine107141849
Palm Desert111013741
  • Recap
  • Box Score
  • Matchup

Game Stats

Irvine

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals49174935
3G. Nelsen (Sr)41250
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)2171937
15C. Washington (Jr)2030
23B. Ballard (Fr)731030
30Sarah Callian (Sr)83933
32Satomi Benitani (Jr)21250
42Jessica Thawley (Fr)52450
Irvine

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals21513
3G. Nelsen (Sr)1250
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)020
23B. Ballard (Fr)1813
30Sarah Callian (Sr)030
Irvine

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals153444
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)71741
15C. Washington (Jr)030
23B. Ballard (Fr)22100
30Sarah Callian (Sr)3650
32Satomi Benitani (Jr)1250
42Jessica Thawley (Fr)2450
Irvine

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals131968
3G. Nelsen (Sr)1250
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)71070
15C. Washington (Jr)22100
30Sarah Callian (Sr)2367
42Jessica Thawley (Fr)1250
Irvine

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals2211139
3G. Nelsen (Sr)2001
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)10463
15C. Washington (Jr)2232
23B. Ballard (Fr)3200
30Sarah Callian (Sr)3122
32Satomi Benitani (Jr)0211
42Jessica Thawley (Fr)2010
Irvine

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals512
3G. Nelsen (Sr)14
14Kristan Liddle (Jr)32
15C. Washington (Jr)01
30Sarah Callian (Sr)11
32Satomi Benitani (Jr)03
42Jessica Thawley (Fr)01
Palm Desert has not entered stats for this game.

Game Story

California High School Basketball - Palm Desert falls to Irvine

February 19, 2009: Palm Desert, CA 92260

The Irvine Vaqueros basketball team scored 49 points and held the host Palm Desert Aztecs to 41 in the Vaqueros non-league triumph on Thursday.

The Vaqueros now sport a 15-10 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Muir for a non-league contest on Saturday, February 21. Irvine will meet a Mustangs team coming off a 51-22 league win over Pasadena (Pasadena, CA). The Mustangs record now stands at 20-3.

Rankings & Records

Irvine (08-09)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
5,4253491616613
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
15-114-56-35-64-2.577.4441,1751,113

Palm Desert (08-09)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
10,51564327412121
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
16-117-36-34-26-6.593.7001,1111,114

Team Scoring Averages

Season AveragesQ1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Irvine12.311.210.311.84.045.2
Palm Desert10.010.010.010.3-41.1

Team Stat Comparison

IrvinePalm Desert
45.6Points Per Game39.3
30.0Rebounds Per Game29.5
10.7Assists Per Game10.9
12.5Steals Per Game8.1
4.4Blocks Per Game2.0

Team Leaders

IrvinePalm DesertNational Avg.
#14 Kristan Liddle14.7Points Per GameLea Branscome9.64.5
#14 Kristan Liddle11.8Rebounds Per GameIfueko Igbinedion6.52.9
#14 Kristan Liddle4.2Assists Per GameRebekah Matcham3.3.9
#14 Kristan Liddle5.9Steals Per GameRebekah Matcham2.31.1
#14 Kristan Liddle2.4Blocks Per GameBridgette Eichelberger.8.3

Record Breakdown

Irvine (08-09)

Palm Desert (08-09)

15-11
Overall
16-11
4-5
League
7-3
6-2
Non-League
4-0
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
0-0
Common Opponent
0-0
6-3
Home
6-3
5-6
Away
4-2
4-2
Neutral
6-6
1-1
Playoff
0-1
15-11
In-State
15-10
0-0
Out-of-State
0-1