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Samohi Forward Welela Makonnen (center) fights for the ball against Morningside's Brianna Williams (left) and Krishawnna Barker (right) at home Tuesday night.
Photo by Roger Morante
Samohi Forward Welela Makonnen (center) fights for the ball against Morningside's Brianna Williams (left) and Krishawnna Barker (right) at home Tuesday night.

Sports, Samohi, Basketball, Santa Monica

Samohi Lady Vikings Win League Basketball Game Over Morningside 42-38

Last Game Of Season Against Hawthorne Thursday

Posted Feb. 6, 2013, 12:00 am

Roger Morante / Sports Editor

Santa Monica High School's Lady Vikings won a league basketball game over Morningside Tuesday night at home by a score of 42-38.

Samohi started off strong and by the beginning of the third quarter, Samohi guard Autumn McKinsey had pushed the score for the Vikings up to 21-12 after converting a free-throw.

By the end of the third quarter, Samohi guard Pharah Patterson scored a three-pointer to put the Vikings ahead 30-16.

But the Lady Monarchs weren't out of the game just yet.

In the fourth quarter the Monarchs launched a come-back that started with Monarch's Krishawnna Barker hitting two three-pointers in a row and guard Ronneshia Harvey adding a basket to put the game within five points at 40-35.

But Barker would miss her third three-point shot and Autumn McKinsey hit the final duece of the game to put out any chance of a Monarch comeback before time expired.

Next game for the Vikings is at home against Hawthorne Thursday at 6 p.m.

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