West San Jose D1 All-Star Girls Take National 2nd Place

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The West San Jose Bruins D1 Girls opened the first day of the tournament with a 36-30 win over Lemoore followed by a 39-11 win over Niguel Aliso to take the top seed for their pool going into the second day. In the quarterfinals, the West San Jose Bruins defeated Scripps Ranch 33-20 to move into the championship game against the undefeated Redwood City 7All Net team, who had marched through the regular season in Silicon Valley defeating teams by an average of 25 points. In a game for the ages, the West San Jose Bruins battled Redwood City through four quarters only to fall in the last minute of the game 52-46 as Redwood City pulled ahead on free throws and a buzzer beating 3 pointer.

The girls played their hearts out and left everything on the court representing the West San Jose black and gold proudly.

Coaches Mark Rienhart and Alan Straka