The Wildcats got off to a slow start in the first half, putting up only 10 points in the first sixteen minutes, despite some quality drives and getting to the free-throw line regularly. At halftime, the Cats were down 28 – 10.
In the second half, the teams played even. The Wildcats’ improved both their defense and their offensive efficiency, but they could not cut into the Palo Alto lead.
Sophomore Ashley Poshard led the Cats with 15 points, and senior Alexa Wong added 9. Senior Maddie Moore and junior Ashley Lipparini provided a spark of energy off the bench.
The Wildcats fall to 4-5 in league play (11-10 overall). The will host Saratoga on Tuesday night.