Vale girls, Nyssa boys win in crosstown rivalry showdown

Nyssa’s Madisyn Hartley is on guard as Vale’s Gracee Jacobs drives toward the basket. The Lady Vikings edged the Lady Bulldogs 37-33 in a barn-burner game that went into overtime. (The Enterprise/Kristine de Leon)

VALE – The Lady Bulldogs ran into foul trouble during overtime Friday and Vale took advantage by hitting key free throws to post a 37-33 High Desert League win. 

Vale’s Emersyn Johnson, Kyla Wright and Gracee Jacobs led the Vikings with nine points each. Jacobs was seven-of-15 from the free throw line. 

Samantha Moore paced the Bulldogs with eight points while teammate Madisyn Hartley chipped in seven. 

 “That’s the type of game you’re gonna get when Vale and Nyssa get together. It’s gonna be a dogfight to the . . .