Alex Bader was glad to be back at home.
The sophomore guard, playing in her first game at Solano Gym, scored 23 points and added seven rebounds, four assists and two steals to help the Solano women’s basketball team to a 72-51 win over Cabrillo in the Falcons’ home opener.
Alex shot 9 of 13 from the field, including 4 of 7 from the 3-point line to help the Falcons build an early lead that they never relinquished.
Fellow sophomore Miranda Holman scored 12 points and grabbed 16 rebounds while freshman Alivia Trzesniewski provided a huge spark off the bench, finishing with 11 points, four rebounds and three assists.
Cassandra Jones added nine points and six rebounds for Solano.
Next up: Solano hosts the 21st annual Solano Showdown on Friday, Dec. 11. The Falcons open with Feather River College at 8 p.m.