Reserves help Solano power past Yuba

January 2, 2015
Kiara Beacham had one of her best games in a Solano uniform Friday against Yuba College.

Kiara Beacham had one of her best games in a Solano uniform Friday against Yuba College.

The Solano women’s basketball team opened defense of its 2014 undefeated Bay Valley Conference title with a 72-37 win over Yuba College on Friday night.

The Falcons jumped out to a 15-0 lead in the first seven minutes of the game before the 49ers finally got a score. Solano (8-5, 1-0) led 41-13 at the half and by as many as 35¬†in the second half. The coaching staff was able to rest their¬†starters for most of the game. Read the rest of this entry »


Solano captures third place at Gervasoni Memorial

January 2, 2015
Laura Lawson was named all-tournament at the Mike Gervasoni Memorial Classic.

Laura Lawson was named all-tournament at the Mike Gervasoni Memorial Classic.

Solano finished off its preseason schedule by taking third place in the Mike Gervasoni Memorial Classic at De Anza College in Cupertino.
The Falcons recorded a convincing 84-52 win over San Mateo on Tuesday in the third place game. Nae Rankins and Audrie Jones each scored 15 points for the Falcons. Rankins added seven steals while Jones grabbed six rebounds. Brooke Gibbins scored 12 points off the bench while Alexis Hines chipped in 11 points. Read the rest of this entry »