The Solano women’s basketball team captured its fifth straight victory with a 53-46 win over BVC foe Contra Costa.
The Falcons controlled the game with a solid defensive effort and led 26-20 at halftime. Contra Costa, which struggled to shoot the ball in the first half, was more consistent offensively in the second half. After Solano built a 46-34 lead, the Comets battled back to cut the lead 51-46 with 27 seconds remaining. Lucy Santos came up big again down the stretch, hitting a jumper and draining free throws to secure the victory.
Taylor Hamilton had 14 points, four assists and three steals for the Falcons while Ariel Clay added 13 points and 13 rebounds for her fifth double double in Solano’s last seven games.