Dec 22, 2012 8:58 PM by Andrew Masuda
A furious fourth quarter comeback by San Luis Obispo fell just short on Saturday. The Tigers lost 62-54 to Marin Catholic to close out the 14th annual Mission Prep Christmas Classic on Saturday.
The Tigers finished the tournament 0-4.
David Thoreson led the Tigers with 14 points, while Blake Shapazian added 11 points.
San Luis Obispo trailed from start to finish. The Tigers were down 19-11 after the first quarter and 27-24 at the half. Marin Catholic outscored SLO 21-9 in the third quarter to take a 48-32 lead to start the fourth quarter. The Tigers cut the deficit to three, but could not get any closer.
Marin Catholic's leading scorer once again was Nick Calcaterra. The 6-2 guard has opened a lot of eyes during the Classic. He finished with 18 points, 10 came in the third quarter alone. Patrick Conroy added 16 points, including 8 in the fourth quarter.
The Wildcats left the tournament 2-1. They beat Righetti and San Luis Obispo to close out the tournament after falling to Mission on Wednesday.
PLEASE HELP US MODERATE COMMENTS
Offensive or inappropriate comments are subject to removal. To report a comment, please e-mail us at email@example.com, and include the name of the story and information on the comment.
Thank you! KSBY.com
2 hours ago