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Lady Pintos roll to victory

Lady Pintos roll to victory

In girls basketball action Saturday

December 23rd, 2012 in News

Kelsey Roush of California goes up for a shot during Saturday's game against South Callaway in the Missouri National Guard Shootout at Fleming Fieldhouse.

Photo by Shaun Zimmerman

At halftime Saturday afternoon, the final outcome wasn't really in doubt. And if there any happened to be lingering, Syndey Deeken quieted those doubts in the third quarter.

Deeken, a junior, scored eight of her game-high 16 points in the period as the California Lady Pintos pulled away to a 59-24 victory against the South Callaway Lady Bulldogs in the Missouri National Guard Shootout at Fleming Fieldhouse.

"She can be a spark plug for us," California coach Bobby Sangster said. "She can make things a lot easier on everybody. We lean on her, with her talent, she can take over in games."

The Lady Pintos had held the Lady Bulldogs to ....