Chester senior Dylan Schriver lunges for a loose ball, along with teammates Hunter Morris, left, and Micah Bondon, right. Photos by Shannon Morrow
The Chester High School boys’ basketball team went 3-0 to win first place at the 13th annual Chester/Lake Almanor Mountain Pride basketball tournament Dec. 8 – 10.
Playing in their home gymnasium, the Volcanoes opened with a 65-40 victory over East Nicolaus Thursday. The next night, Chester defeated Big Valley 77-38, and then the Volcanoes beat Burney 71-17 Saturday.
In the girls’ division, Chester took third place with a 43-35 comeback victory against Burney Saturday. Before that, the Lady Volcanoes lost 51-36 to East Nicolaus Thursday and 43-35 to Big Valley Friday.