Cardinals start strong, fade in loss to Chinooks

Jan. 29—Box Score

At Kalama


Winlock11 6 5 7 — 29

Kalama11 16 22 4 — 53

Winlock (29) — Kelly 17, Cardenas 8, Guenther 2, Sancho 2

Kalama (53) — Waddle 16, Doerty 12, Brandenburg 10, Hollifield 8, Cadigan 3, Rinard 2, Johnson 2

The Winlock girls basketball team went toe-to-toe with Kalama early on Monday, but the Chinooks pulled away in the second half for a 53-29 victory.

It was all even at 11 after one quarter of play, and even after a solid second for Kalama, the Cardinals (2-16, 1-11 C2BL) were down just 10 at halftime.

The Chinooks pulled away in the third quarter, however, outscoring the Cardinals 22-5 to blow the game open.

Kindyl Kelly had a stellar senior night, as she scored 17 points, grabbed five rebounds and five steals and tallied two assists. Tori Sancho also had a nice night offensively, as she scored eight points.

Winlock will wrap up its season on Wednesday against Napavine.