Top seed and undefeated Oceanside girls basketball team were all business in their 49-20 win over fourth seed Medomak Valley on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the Portland Expo. Oceanside moves on to the Class B South regional finals in hopes of defending its 2022 title.
The Mariners jumped out to a 14-2 first quarter lead, then netted the first eight points of the second to put the game away early. Oceanside led 35-6 at the half.
Medomak held Oceanside to eight points in the third and 14 in the second half, but could not generate enough offense to catch the Mariners. The Panthers also scored 14 points in the second half.
Scoring for Medomak were Addison McCormick, 6; Maddi Simmons, 4; Chloe Fox and Haley Puchalski, 3 each; and Kytana Williamson and Audrey Jackson (4R), 2 each. Maya Cannon had 12 rebounds and two assists.
Scoring for Oceanside were Bailey Breen with 22 points (15R, 5B, 2S, 2A); Audrey Mackie, 14 (3R, 2S, 5A); Aubrianna Hoose, 7; and Abby Waterman, 6 (11R, 2S, 2B).
Oceanside defeated Medomak Valley twice during the KVAC season, 47-35 and 59-24.