Marist Catholic beats Lady Vikings, 44-36


Siuslaw junior Gracie Freudenthal had 15 rebounds Friday at Marist Catholic

Marist Catholic gave up an early basket then went on an 11-0 run and held on to beat the visiting Siuslaw Vikings, 44-36, in Sky-Em League girls basketball Friday.

The Lady Vikings, 0-7 in league and 1-20 overall, have three games remaining, including road games Tuesday at Marshfield and Friday at Elmira.

Siuslaw closes its season against Junction City at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, on senior recognition night at Glenn Butler Court.

Marist improved to 6-1 and 11–7.

Siuslaw senior Mia Collins had a game-high 14 points to go with 6 rebounds and 3 blocked shots.

Senior Lindsey Long added 8 points and junior Gracie Freudenthal had 15 rebounds.

Sophomore guard Malia Williams led the Lady Spartans with 11 points.

Siuslaw outscored Marist Catholic 5-1 to close the first quarter down 12-7. The Lady Vikings trailed only by 4 at halftime, 23-19.

Siuslaw scored the first basket of the second half to trail by 2, 23-21, but Marist Catholic closed the quarter on a 15-6 run for a 38-27 lead.

The Lady Vikings never were closer than 8 points in the fourth quarter.

In other Sky-Em League games Friday, first-place Cottage Grove (7-0, 16-5) rolled Marshfield (2-5, 7-14), 48-21, and Elmira (1-5, 3-16) at Junction City (4-2, 10-10).

SENIOR RECOGNITION NIGHT

Senior recognition night for the Lady Vikings is Tuesday, Feb. 18, against Junction City. …

Players listed as seniors for Siuslaw include Lindsey Long, Savannah Morris, Mia collins, Kelsey Larson, Brooklyn Cahoon and Brittay Rodriguez. …

COACHES' TOP 10

This week's OSAA today Class 4A coaches girls basketball top 10:

1. Philomath. 2. Hidden Valley. 3. Astoria. 4. Baker. 5. North Marion. 6. La Grande. 7. Cottage Grove. 8. Molalla. 9. Madras. 10. Stayton.

SIUSLAW GIRLS 2019-20 SCHEDULE
Record: 1-20 overall, 0-7 Sky-Em League
Sky-Em League
Friday, Jan. 17 — at Cottage Grove 63, Siuslaw 31
Tuesday, Jan. 21 — Marist Catholic 32, at Siuslaw 30
Friday, Jan. 24 — Marshfield 34, at Siuslaw 29
Tuesday, Jan. 28 — Elmira 35, at Siuslaw 31
Friday, Jan. 31 — at Junction City 48, Siuslaw 33
Tuesday, Feb. 4 — Cottage Grove 46, Siuslaw 25
Friday, Feb. 7 — at Marist Catholic 44, Siuslaw 36
Tuesday, Feb. 11 — at Marshfield, 5:45 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 14 — at Elmira, 5:45 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 18 — Junction City, 5:45 p.m.
Nonleague
Wednesday, Dec. 4 — Newport 51, at Siuslaw 37 (Gracie Freudenthal 12, Mia Collins 10)
Friday, Dec. 6 — at Pleasant Hill 48, Siuslaw 20 (Gracie Freudenthal 8, Mia Collins 6)
Tuesday, Dec. 10 — Sutherlin 64, at Siuslaw 29 (Brea Blankenship 10, Savannah Morris 9)
Thursday, Dec. 12 — at Harrisburg 52, Siuslaw 33, Les Schwab Eagle Booster Club Invitational
Friday, Dec. 13 — Sweet Home 60, Siuslaw 55, at Harrisburg, Les Schwab Eagle Booster Club Invitational
Saturday, Dec. 14 — South Eugene 59, Siuslaw 26, Les Schwab Eagle Booster Club Invitational at Harrisburg/ Junction City
Wednesday, Dec. 18 — at Stayton 43, Siuslaw 18 (Mia Collins 12)
Friday, Dec. 20 — at South Umpqua 48, Siuslaw 32 (Mia Collins 11, Brea Blankenship 9)
Friday, Dec. 27 — Douglas 51, at Siuslaw 25 (Brea Blankenship 8, Mia Collins 8)
Friday, Jan. 3 — Siuslaw 37, East Linn Christian Academy (Lebanon, Ore.) 26, Bandon Dunes Holiday Invitational
Saturday, Jan. 4 — Bandon 51, Siuslaw 24, Bandon Dunes Holiday Invitational
Tuesday, Jan. 7 — Taft 43, at Siuslaw 32 (Lindsey Long 8, Kelsey Larson 8)
Friday, Jan. 10 — at Phoenix 58, Siuslaw 33, Sky-Em/Skyline Crossover
Saturday, Jan. 11 — North Valley 28, Siuslaw 24, Sky-Em/Skyline Crossover at Phoenix

SIUSLAW GIRLS VARSITY ROSTER
Number, athlete, height, grade
  0 Lindsey Long, 5-3, junior
  2 Savannah Morris, 5-5, senior
  4 Brea Blankenship, 5-3, junior
  5 Mia Collins, 6-1, senior
11 Kelsey Larson, 5-4, senior
12 Brooklyn Cahoon, 5-2, senior
13 Maggie Manning, 5-6, sophomore
14 Gracie Freudenthal, 5-8, junior
21 Maisie Jones, 5-8, sophomore
23 Lizbeth Garcia, 5-2, junior
25 Gracie Perkins, 5-5, sophomore
33 Brittany Rodriguez, 5-7, senior
Coach: Ashlee Cole (first year)

SIUSLAW GIRLS JV ROSTER
Number, athlete, height, grade
  2 Gabriella Jarman, 5-4, freshman
  3 Kassandra Dietrich, 5-2, sophomore
  4 Faith Lumadue, 5-4, freshman
  5 Ava GÅ‚owacki, 5-5, freshman
11 Denali Sleeper, 5-6, freshman
12 Bethanee Fontenot, 5-2, junior
13 Maggie Manning, 5-6, sophomore
14 Paige Prociw, 5-7, freshman
21 Maisie Jones, 5-8, sophomore
22 Mary Fontenot, 5-5, sophomore
23 Haylee Cole, 5-5, freshman
24 Gillian Norton, 5-11, freshman
25 Gracie Perkins, 5-5, freshman
30 Faith Coday, 5-10, junior
33 Jasmine Bledsoe, 5-9, freshman
Coach: Sara Truax




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