REDDING, Calif. – Shasta College's women's basketball team beat College of Marin 57-48 at home on Saturday for its third straight win.
The Knights (6-1) trailed 16-8 after the opening quarter but overcame their slow start by outscoring the Mariners 17-4 in the second period.
Freshman Kayla Bonomini was the lone Shasta player in double figures, scoring 15 points off the bench, fueled by three 3-pointers.
Freshman Jordan Martinez led the Shasta starters with nine points, sophomore Julia Hill scored seven points, freshman Keeley Tuggle pulled down a team-best seven rebounds and sophomore Kilee Hannan chipped in with five points and five boards.
Shasta opens the Shasta College Invitational against Mendocino Thursday at 5:30 p.m. The tournament also features Butte College, San Jose City College, Fresno City College, College of the Redwoods, and Sierra College. Shasta beat Mendocino 55-35 in the season-opener.