NYSSA, Ore. — In their final game at the Nyssa Christmas Tournament, the Maniacs were handled by unbeaten host Nyssa on Saturday, Dec. 18.

Orofino (6-8) trailed 35-11 at halftime and fought back after intermission, but could not close the gap.

Livia Johnson managed a double double of 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Maniacs, while Grace Beardin had 11 points and five steals, and Rilee Diffin scored four and made seven boards. Orofino was without key starter Jaelyn Miller, who went down injured earlier in the tournament.

Brooklyn Johns led the Bulldogs (6-0) with 17 points and Grace Johnson added 11.

OROFINO (6-8)

Grace Beardin 4 3-5 11, Riley Schwartz 2 2-5 7, Miley Zenner 1 0-0 3, Peyton Merry 0 2-4 2, Emma Province 0 0-0 0, Hannah Johnson 0 0-0 0, Kristen McCarthy 0 0-0 0, Daisy Nelson 0 0-0 0, Jaelyn Miller 0 0-0 0, Livia Johnson 4 2-2 10, Virginia Cafferty 0 0-0 0, Rilee Diffin 1 2-4 4. Totals 12 11-20 37.

NYSSA (6-0)

Laney Hartley 1 0-0 3, Brooklyn Johns 7 0-0 17, Leidy Trinidad 0 0-1 0, Clarita Arizmendi 1 0-0 2, Malerie Long 0 0-2 0, Kate Vineyard 3 1-1 7, Lauren Sapp 1 0-0 2, A. Draper 1 0-1 2, Lynzie Torres 1 0-0 2, Grace Johnson 5 1-2 11, Clarissa Arizmendi 3 0-1 8. Totals 21 2-8 54.

Orofino 5 6 10 16—37

Nyssa 13 22 11 6—54

3-point goals — Schwartz, Zenner, Johns 3, Hartley, Clarissa Arizmendi 2.

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