Ramona Convent of Alhambra defeated Hillcrest Christian of Thousand Oaks in California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section (CIFSS) girls varsity basketball Division 6 wild card game A at Ramona Convent on Feb. 14, 2017.
Ramona Convent, which finished in third place in Horizon League, improved to 7-16 overall with the win, while Hillcrest Christian, which was fourth place finisher in Omega League, finished 10-6 overall.
The first three quarters were close as Ramona Convent led 15-7 going into the fourth quarter, when Ramona Convent outscored Hillcrest Christian 12-4 for the comfortable win.
Sophomore Ariel Velasquez led Ramona Convent with eight points and six assists, with teammates junior Katelyn Navarette with four points and Calista Rugama with 10 rebounds also key players helping in the win.
Hillcrest Christian was led by freshman Ashley Hume with seven points, 17 rebounds and three blocked shots, and junior Abby Hume with four points and five steals.