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Wednesday hoop action featuring two big-time league matchups

Posted: 12:52 AM, Jan 10, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-10 08:52:12Z

BAKERSFIELD, Ca. — On Wednesdsay there were key league matchups taking place on the hardwood in high school basketball.

Girls: Tehachapi 53, BCHS 64

In the South Yosemite League, Bakersfield Christian was 2-0 while the Warriors were looking for their first league win. The Eagles took off early and held their lead against Tehachapi until they earned their third SYL victory.

Boys: Foothill 65, North 61

Foothill and North played a crucial league game early in the Southeast Yosemite League. Both teams went on runs late to claim back the lead, while Shannon Ferguson (27 points) led the way for a Stars comeback late in the game with a few key threes, North was unable to maintain it.

North's Edward Turner put up pivotal points down the stretch, also finishing with 27 points, to lead the Trojans to the a big league win.