First published in the Nov. 26 print issue of the Burbank Leader.
The Burroughs High School varsity girls’ basketball team lost its Battle of the Beach Tournament opener against West High of Torrance, 57-46, on Monday.
Senior Izzy Roderick poured in 20 points while sophomore Mariam Fahs and junior Ashley Martin scored eight and seven points, respectively.
The Bears previously won a nonleague game at Simi Valley, 49-40. Freshman Malia Harney and Roderick each scored 11 points while freshman Grace Barton registered eight points.
JBHS (2-1 overall) will open Pacific League action by hosting Glendale on Thursday, Dec. 8, at 5:30 p.m.
The Bulldogs opened the Muir Tip-Off Shootout in Pasadena by routing Morningside High of Inglewood, 53-20, on Monday. Karen Casillas posted a double-double with 10 points and 14 rebounds, Nikaela Damasen registered 14 points and three rebounds, and Rheanna Ocampo produced 14 points, including three 3-pointers.
Burbank (2-0 overall) will host Trinity Classical Academy of Valencia in a nonleague game on Monday, Nov 28, at 7 p.m.