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Final1/11/12

The Monte Vista Monarchs girls basketball team won Wednesday's home non-conference game against Steele Canyon by a score of 51-45.

Game Details: @Monte Vista

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Steele Canyon89141445
Monte Vista131991051
  • Box Score
  • Recap
  • Matchup

Game Stats

Steele Canyon

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals45194542
1Tiana Teo (Jr)0010
11Alexis Ramos (Jr)84850
23Monique Van (Jr)1651631
24Malicia Jordan (Jr)211100
3Rachel Beasley (Jr)42450
4J. Thompson (Sr)0010
50Ali Merlino (Sr)1571450
Monte Vista

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals51204248
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)83838
4M. Williams (So)100
11Heather Bell (So)31250
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)115863
33Felicia Porter (Jr)166967
42Monica Williams (So)21250
5Jazmine Bradley (Jr)41617
Steele Canyon

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals030
23Monique Van (Jr)020
3Rachel Beasley (Jr)010
Monte Vista

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals1911
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)030
11Heather Bell (So)1250
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)010
5Jazmine Bradley (Jr)030
Steele Canyon

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals194245
1Tiana Teo (Jr)010
11Alexis Ramos (Jr)4850
23Monique Van (Jr)51436
24Malicia Jordan (Jr)11100
3Rachel Beasley (Jr)2367
4J. Thompson (Sr)010
50Ali Merlino (Sr)71450
Monte Vista

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals193358
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)3560
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)5771
33Felicia Porter (Jr)6967
42Monica Williams (So)1250
5Jazmine Bradley (Jr)1333
Steele Canyon

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals71741
23Monique Van (Jr)61443
24Malicia Jordan (Jr)010
50Ali Merlino (Sr)1250
Monte Vista

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals102148
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)2367
4M. Williams (So)1333
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)1520
33Felicia Porter (Jr)4580
5Jazmine Bradley (Jr)2540
Steele Canyon

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals32112213
1Tiana Teo (Jr)124
11Alexis Ramos (Jr)722
23Monique Van (Jr)8872
24Malicia Jordan (Jr)31
3Rachel Beasley (Jr)222
4J. Thompson (Sr)112
50Ali Merlino (Sr)11271
Monte Vista

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals7323961318
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)055231
4M. Williams (So)101000
11Heather Bell (So)000011
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)246235
32Kayla Harrell (So)000013
33Felicia Porter (Jr)279212
42Monica Williams (So)156001
5Jazmine Bradley (Jr)033031
Steele Canyon

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals7
23Monique Van (Jr)1
50Ali Merlino (Sr)6
Monte Vista

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals200130
2Abigail Vargas (Jr)00050
21Dionna Mercer (Sr)00030
32Kayla Harrell (So)00010
33Felicia Porter (Jr)10040
42Monica Williams (So)10000

Game Story

California High School Basketball - Monte Vista nudges Steele Canyon

January 11, 2012: Spring Valley, CA 91977

In Wednesday's non-league outing, the Monte Vista Monarchs (Spring Valley, CA) basketball squad nipped the visiting Steele Canyon Cougars (Spring Valley, CA), by a margin of 51-45.

The Monarchs (15-6) will now prepare for their outing against Santana (Santee, CA). The Sultans go into the Grossmont - Valley outing with a 7-10 record. In their last outing, Santana was tipped by Granite Hills (El Cajon, CA), 73-27, in a non-league outing.

The Cougars now own a 8-7 record. They take the field next when they host Helix for a Grossmont - Hills outing on Friday, January 13. Steele Canyon will encounter a Highlanders squad coming off a 61-34 non-league loss to Monte Vista (Spring Valley, CA). The Highlanders record now stands at 2-11.

Coaches Summary

Game Summary

Monte Vista raced out to a 13-to 8 first quarter lead. Monte Vista extended the lead in the second quarter with a 19-9 second quarter run. Monte Vista lead at the half 32-17! Steele Canyon started a comeback in the third quarter to get within 10 points at the end of the third quarter. Steele Canyon got the lead down to 2 points, before Monte Vista serged ahead to take a 4 point lead late in the fouth quarter. Monte Vista was able to hold on for a 51 to 45 victory over the visiting Steele Canyon Cougars. Monique Van led the lady cougars in scoring with 16 points. She also added 8 rebounds, 8 assists and 7 steals. Ali Merlino added 15 points and 11 rebounds for a double/double. She also added 7 steals to her totals. Alexis Ramos continues to show improved play, as she chipped in 8 points, 7 rebounds and two steals.

Rankings & Records

Steele Canyon (11-12)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
9,3976064816315
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
11-153-74-42-85-3.423.3001,1431,060

Monte Vista (11-12)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
4,14130824817
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
23-96-216-35-32-3.719.7501,6391,401

Team Scoring Averages

Season AveragesQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Steele Canyon11.511.310.610.644.0
Monte Vista12.613.713.411.551.2

Team Stat Comparison

Steele CanyonMonte Vista
42.0Points Per Game51.0
27.6Rebounds Per Game34.1
10.5Assists Per Game9.8
13.3Steals Per Game15.2
3.2Blocks Per Game2.3

Team Leaders

Steele CanyonMonte VistaNational Avg.
#50 Ali Merlino15.8Points Per Game#33 Felicia Porter9.74.2
#23 Monique Van7.7Rebounds Per Game#33 Felicia Porter6.32.8
#23 Monique Van5.2Assists Per Game#21 Dionna Mercer2.6.8
#23 Monique Van5.5Steals Per Game#2 Abigail Vargas4.21.1
#50 Ali Merlino2.0Blocks Per Game#33 Felicia Porter.6.3

Record Breakdown

Steele Canyon (11-12)

Monte Vista (11-12)

11-15
Overall
23-9
3-7
League
6-2
3-3
Non-League
4-2
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
5-6
Common Opponent
7-2
4-4
Home
16-3
2-8
Away
5-3
5-3
Neutral
2-3
0-1
Playoff
1-1
11-15
In-State
22-6
0-0
Out-of-State
1-3