Dejza James scored 22 points and Marissa Wimbley added 17 as Bee No. 2 Pleasant Grove defeated Lincoln 62-50 tonight in Stockton in a battle of Sac-Joaquin Section girls basketball powers.
Pleasant Grove is ranked No. 2 in the section behind St. Mary's of Stockton by Maxpreps.com. Lincoln is ranked No. 4.
In other games involving Bee Top 20 girls teams:
Michelle Tafoya led 13 El Camino players in the scoring column with 13 points as the No. 4 Eagles beat Mira Loma 78-19 in a Capital Athletic League contest.
Nicole Lierly had 15 points and Kaylin Martin 14 as No. 11 Nevada Union defeated Roseville 81-46 to remain atop the Sierra Foothill League.
Stephanie Geyer and Brianna Ruiz combined for 24 points as No. 12 Del Oro rallied from a 26-19 halftime deficit to beat Woodcreek 46-44 to stay in a tie for first with Nevada Union in the SFL. Del Oro will play Thursday at Nevada Union to decide the championship.
Sakara Brewer had 16 points and Ericka Magana added 15 to lead No. 13 Inderkum to a 54-47 Tri-County Conference win over River Valley.
Lydia Summers had 12 points and Jaimie Curtis added 10 as No. 15 Rocklin downed Granite Bay 61-37 in an SFL game.
Tyler Ellis, Ashley Hawkins and Michelle Okoroike combined for all but two of their team's points in No. 19 Antelope's 34-24 CAL win over No. 17 Rio Americano.