Clovis News: Sports

Highlights from Jan. 5


Buchanan, behind tournament MVP Corinne DenHartog's 16 points, rallied from an 18-point first-half deficit to beat Clovis 56-52 for its first Old Town Clovis Kiwanis New Year's Classic championship.

The Cougars' Brianne Watson led all scorers with 22 points.

DenHartog had 16 points in Buchanan's 50-38 semifinal victory against Lemoore. Watson poured in 25 to help Clovis edge Edison 51-44 and reach the final.

Eriona Antunovich's 15 points paced Golden West's 52-25 romp over Mt. Whitney in a WYL opener.


Darnell Johnson's 17 points helped Bullard to a 73-70 OT win vs. Centennial, despite 34 by the Hawks' Cody Kessler.

Marquise Wilson scored 19 points and Tulare opened East Yosemite League play with a 60-50 win against Cesar Chavez.

Mt. Whitney's Will Nelson had 18 points as the Pioneers beat Golden West 56-45 in a West Yosemite League opener.

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