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The sharpshooter outscored Colony by herself in a 62-40 victory in a consolation game in the Covina girls basketball tournament and set two school records in the process. Ayala scored 45 points to set the record for most points in a game, and set a record with 13 three-pointers.
The Saints are just 3-5 but won the Ocean View Tournament last week after a win over Aliso Niguel in the championship. St. Anthony beat regional rival Los Al 75-63 last week and saw junior Lauryn Morris torch the twine, scoring 32 points with nine 3-pointers.
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Delgado, a senior midfielder, scored a hat trick and had an assist in 10-4 win over Harbor Teacher Prep, and added two goals and an assist in a 13-0 win over Match and Science College Prep. Delgado has seven goals and six assists this season for POLA, which is the defending CIF L.A. City Section Division 2 champion.
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Christofferson had a high-scoring week for Hart, including a 40-point game against La Salle. The senior started the week with a 23-point game then added a 31-point game in a win over Burroughs.
Moxley averaged 15 points per game and earned MVP honors after helping the Eagles capture the Covina Tournament championship. Moxley had games where she scored 16, 19 and 20 points, and she pulled down 12 rebounds in the championship game against Roosevelt.
The 6-foot-5 junior center scored 135 points in four games (33.8 ppg), including a school-record 50 points, to help the Golden Hawks place fourth at the Covina Classic. The all-tournament selection also posted games of 41 and 30 points.
The goalkeeper was stellar for the Highlanders in the Aliso Cup, helping her team to a 3-1 showing. Soto had 18 saves with shutout wins over Dana Hills (1-0), Harvard-Westlake (2-0) and Corona Santiago (2-0). The only loss for Upland was to Los Alamitos in penalty kicks after a 1-1 tie in regulation. She managed 18 saves during the week. She has not decided on a college but is drawing interest from Division I and II schools.
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