MELISSA — Whitney Taylor had 19 points and 10 rebounds as Melissa defeated Paradise, 53-43, in non-district action on Monday.

MELISSA — Whitney Taylor had 19 points and 10 rebounds as Melissa defeated Paradise, 53-43, in non-district action on Monday.


Katie Webb added 11 points, Keonni Conkle chipped in nine points and Cat Whitten finished with eight points as the Lady Cardinals rallied by outscoring Paradise, 18-3, in the fourth quarter.


Melissa (14-3) will host Sanger on Thursday before opening District 12-3A action at Community on Jan. 7.