LA's Enthoven stands tall against MV

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Los Altos High’s Luke Enthoven attacks the basket, defended by Mountain View High’s Sam Tobin in Saturday night’s game.

A year ago, Luke Enthoven would have been no more than a spectator at the annual rivalry game between the Los Altos and Mountain View boys basketball teams. This year, he played a leading role in the Eagles’ 65-56 win over the Spartans.

Returning to the team after a two-year hoops hiatus, Enthoven scored a game-high 20 points in Saturday’s non-league contest.

Pinewood girls race past Priory

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Town Crier Pinewood’s Hannah Jump lays up the ball in Friday’s game. Jump scored 16 points in the win.

The Pinewood School girls basketball team routed rival Woodside Priory 68-51 Friday night, yet the Panthers were far from satisfied with their performance. It wasn’t good enough for a squad with championship aspirations.

“Honestly, I think we could have played a lot better,” Pinewood senior Akayla Hackson said. “I think we shot 26 percent from the 3-point line – not the best – and also shot poorly from the 2s.”

MV boys use speed, top Mustangs 54-40

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Tommy Resnick led the Mountain View High boys in scoring Friday night.

Friday against Homestead, the Mountain View High boys showed off the versatility that makes them such a dangerous basketball team.

Although the host Spartans couldn’t match the Mustangs’ size, their superior speed, shooting and defense enabled them to win 54-40.

MV girls squeak by Homestead 40-35

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Audrey Telkamp led the Mountain View High girls in scoring Friday night.

Homestead didn’t do enough to beat the Mountain View High girls basketball team Friday night, but the Spartans nearly did enough to beat themselves.

Mountain View held on for a 40-35 home win despite missing 10 of its 13 free throws in the fourth quarter and committing 23 turnovers in the contest.

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