Skyline College bounced back after a tough loss to Fresno City College with an impressive come from behind win over San Jose City College on Sunday to take third place in the tournament. Skyline College fell behind early, but clawed back into the game with good shooting. By halftime the Trojans had closed the gap to just 4 points, trailing 41-37. San Jose regained control in the third quarter and extended their lead to 8 points. The Trojans picked up their intensity in the fourth quarter to quickly cut into San Jose’s lead and then took the lead for good with 3 minutes left in the game. Skyline College was led by freshman Juliet Courtney who finished with 24 points. Sophomore Dana Michaels added 13 while sophomore Stephanie Allen and freshman Arianna Sheehy each chipped in 10. Stephanie Allen was selected to the all-tournament team for her solid all- around play throughout the weekend. Skyline College will travel to the Golden Gate Classic to take on Los Angeles Valley College Friday at 3:30.
Article by Christopher Watters