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Hawks corral Mustangs
Mabie, Alexander & Simon lead CV varsity squad to non-league victory
Heaven Simon and Central Valley High Schools varsity girls basketball team will play in the Pitman Tournament on Friday, Saturday and Monday (Dec. 29). - photo by DALE BUTLER/The Courier

Central Valley High School's varsity girls basketball team extended its unbeaten streak to three games with a 62-49 win over host Oakdale on Dec. 9.

The Hawks improved to 4-3 on the year.

"They were much bigger than us," Central Valley head coach Jesse Padilla said. "I was surprised they didn't post us up. They would have destroyed us."

Hawk Mikayla Mabie collected 20 points, four rebounds and two assists. She made six of her eight free throws.

Lindsey Alexander tallied 14 points, one rebound and one steal. She buried two of four

Heaven Simon had a career-high 10 points, to go along with four assists, four steals and one rebound.

Alyssa Costa totaled seven points, nine rebounds, one block and one steal.

Celest Lepe chipped in with seven points, four rebounds, three assists and one steal.

"It's always a plus to have three players score in double figures," Padilla said. "They did a good job."

Central Valley outscored Oakdale in every quarter.

"We got to the baskets and made our layups," Padilla said. "We ran our plays right."