Viking hoop squads claim league wins in weekend play

Vale's Haylee Cleaver (15) battles with a Riverside player during first-half action of their game Friday night. (The Enterprise/PAT CALDWELL).

VALE – Halle Peterson poured in 18 points and teammate Kailey McGourty chipped in seven to help push the Vale girls varsity basketball team past Riverside 33-25 Friday night in an Eastern Oregon League contest.

“It was good moments and bad moments,” said Vale coach Randy Seals.

Vale (3-1) trailed early the game but knotted the contest 8-8 late in the second . . .