California High School Basketball - Merced thwarts Mission OakDecember 29, 2012: Merced, CA 95344
The Merced Bears (Merced, CA) basketball were winner over the visiting Mission Oak Hawks (Tulare, CA), 46-35 in Saturday's non-league contest.
The Bears now sport a 9-3 record. They play next when they host McNair for a non-league contest on Friday, January 4. Merced will meet a Eagles team coming off a 57-54 non-league win over Florin (Sacramento, CA). The Eagles record now stands at 13-0.
The Hawks (6-9) will now prepare for their contest against Granite Hills (Porterville, CA). The Grizzlies come into the non-league contest with a 2-5 record. In their last contest, Granite Hills beat Kingsburg (Kingsburg, CA), 52-49, in a non-league contest.