Skyline College Women's Basketball
#18 Skyline takes on #2 Fresno City College in the CCCAA Basketball Playoffs. Watch the game on CMAC.tv
#18 Skyline Women’s Basketball Beats #15 American River College in CCAAA Playoffs
Skyline women’s basketball defeated American River College Wednesday night in the first round of the Northern California playoffs. Skyline fell behind early in the first quarter, but ended the quarter on an eight to zero run to take the lead at the end of the first quarter. Skyline pushed the lead to five, 29-24 by the end of the first half. At the start of the third quarter, Stephanie Allen made a three pointer and followed it up with a three point play started by a Victoria Langi steal to push the lead to 11.
Second half scoring from sophomore Alyssa Dela Cruz and freshman Juliet Courtney helped Skyline’s lead grow to nearly twenty points before finishing off the game with a 78-59 victory. Skyline will travel to Fresno City College Saturday for the second round of the playoffs.
Skyline Finishes Regular Season with Victory
Skyline College Women’s Basketball finished the 2015-2016 regular season with an 88-72 victory over Las Positas College. Skyline was able to celebrate sophomore night with a big 32 point second quarter that saw Skyline’s lead grow to nearly 30 points at halftime. Skyline and Las Positas traded baskets for most of the second half with the game never getting closer than 13 points. All four sophomores scored: Stephanie Allen has 15 points, Jessica Pineda 11 points, Dana Michaels finished with 10 points, while Alyssa Dela Cruz chipped in with six. Skyline finished the regular season with 17 wins and 11 losses and Coast Conference play with 7 wins and 5 losses.
Three Trojans Make All-Conference Team
Three Skyline basketball players were named to the Coast Conference North All-Conference Team at Saturday’s conference meeting. Sophomores Stephanie Allen and Dana Michaels were named First Team All-Conference, while sophomore Alyssa Dela Cruz was named Second Team All-Conference. All three players were selected to play in the Sophomore Showcase on Friday, March 11.
Trojans top College of San Mateo 83-72 San Mateo Daily Journal Article
Skyline Defeats District Rival San Mateo
Skyline College Women’s Basketball defeated College of San Mateo last Friday by a score of 72-47. San Mateo jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but that would be the only time that Skyline trailed throughout the entire game. Skyline pushed their lead to as many as 8 points before San Mateo cut the lead to 5 at halftime. Skyline used a strong surge in the second half to extend the lead 10 at the beginning of the third quarter. Skyline continued to add on as the game progressed finishing with a strong fourth quarter. Sophomore Alyssa Dela Cruz led Skyline with 19 points while sophomore Stephanie Allen chipped in with 16 points and 13 rebounds. Skyline will go on the road to play Ohlone College Friday at 5pm.Skyline Women's Basketball 2015-16 media guideMore News