Tough weekend proves costly to girls’ basketball |

Tough weekend proves costly to girls’ basketball

Staff reports

Some weeks are better than others. The THS girls basketball team had two losses in four days against Bishop Manogue Wednesday, 46-45, and to rival North Tahoe 45-34.

Against North Tahoe, the defensive play of Laker Virginia Munsterman put the clamps down on Truckee. She racked up a triple double, with 15 blocked shots, 10 points and 10 rebounds.

The game turned physical and late in the game, Truckee drew a couple technical fouls and that helped to spur a North Tahoe late game run.

The two losses pushes the Wolverines back to sixth place behind Saturday’s opponent Fernley in fifth and North Tahoe in fourth. Truckee’s at 1-3 (2-6), North Tahoe is 2-1 (3-7) and Fernley stands at 1-3 (7-9).

The Fernley game is Saturday with a 3 p.m. tip off.

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