By Tommy Fellner
The Acalanes Women’s Basketball team, the 3 seed in the NCS playoffs, dismantled visitor San Rafael 65-21 this wednesday night.
From the tipoff it was evident Acalanes was the dominant team, San Rafael did what they could but they were overpowered and overmatched by the Lady Dons. Acalanes took an early lead in the first quarter and widened it as the game continued.
The second quarter was much of the same, Acalanes domination off all aspects of the game, offense, defense, rebounding and shooting. At half the Lady Dons led 33-15.
The second half was a defensive clinic for Acalanes, limiting San Rafael to six points in 16 minutes. Acalanes didn’t focus just on defense however, and put up 32 more points of offense. The Lady Dons cruised to the easy victory and wait to see who they will face in the second round of NCS.