The Miramonte boys basketball team remains undefeated in league with a 65-56 victory over rival Campolindo on Monday night. It was the second time in less than a month that the Matadors beat the Cougars in a DFAL game, winning the first meeting 52-48 on January 6.
The Matadors played a complete team game as five different players scored at least nine points. The star of the game was Miramonte’s senior center and captain Eric Obeysekere who finished with 13 points, 11 rebounds and six blocks.
The win improved the Matadors to 7-0 in DFAL play and a record of 17-4 overall. The Cougars fell to 4-3 in league and 12-9 overall.
The Campolindo girls were able to split their season series with the Matadors by winning the second meeting between the rivals 71-61 on Monday night. Miramonte won the first meeting 60-56 on January 6.
The Cougars were led by senior Stephanie Triggas and standout sophomore Annie Ward. Triggas finished with 11 points, seven rebounds, nine assists and four steals, while Ward recorded 19 points, seven rebounds and three steals.
Miramonte’s junior captain Stephanie Golden was the star of the game in the losing effort, finishing with 27 points, 18 rebounds and five blocks.
The win by the Cougars gave both teams a 5-2 record in DFAL play, leaving them tied for second behind Dublin who is currently 6-0.