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Madelyn Degooyer’s 17 Points Helps Lead Marshall Fundamental to a 51-47 Victory at Corona in Second Round of D-4AA Playoffs

Feb 11 2024 02:13:27

Girls Basketball:

Marshall Fundamental earned a spot in Wednesday’s quarterfinal round of the CIF-SS Division 4AA playoffs.

The Eagles secured a 51-47 victory at Corona on Saturday night.

Marshall outscored their host in the first, second and fourth quarters.

Corona used a 19-12 run in the third quarter to even the game at 35-35, but the Eagles would close the game on a 16-12 surge.

Madelyn Degooyer led the Eagles with 17 points.

Destiny Ihiaso had 12, and Kaitlan Sakuma chipped in with 11 points.

Fia Liaga scored a game-high 23 points for Corona, and Chinazaekpere Irechukwu contributed eight points in a losing cause.

Joylynn Abilar provided nine points in Saturday’s win.

Up next: The Eagles will host Canyon from Anaheim in the quarterfinal round on Wednesday evening.

The Comanches (19-11) defeated visiting Marina, 70-46, in their second round game.

Box Score:
MF: 9-14-12-16-(51)
C: 5-11-19-12-(47)

Marshall Fundamental scoring: Madelyn Degooyer 17, Destiny Ihiaso 12, Kaitlan Sakuma 11, Joylynn Abilar 9, Camille Rodriguez 2

Corona scoring: Fia Liaga 23, Ava Liaga 10, Chinazaekpere Irechukwu 8, Daisy Canchola 6

Records: Marshall Fundamental (20-7); Corona (17-14)