Griffins give Caires 200th career victory as GC coach

EastCountySports.com staff report

EL CAJON – Grossmont College head coach Karen Caires won her 200th career game at the helm of the Lady Griffins on Friday night, as her 2015-16 squad brought home the milestone victory with a 64-38 win over visiting Mira Costa.
Grossmont jumped out to a 12-0 lead after just one quarter and Christina Barrameda continued her strong play with a game-high 22 points.

Caires

Caires took the helm of the Grossmont College women’s program in the 2002-2003 season.

She began her coaching career at her alumni, Cypress College, as an Assistant from 1989 to 1992. In 1992, Caires took over the John F. Kennedy High School girls’ basketball program. In her two years leading the Fighting Irish they posted two 2nd round CIF appearances and sent two players to the Division I level.

In 1994 Caires accepted her first Division I position at the University of Vermont as assistant coach and by 1996 was promoted to associate head coach.

In 1997, spent one year at Oregon State under Coach Judy Spoelstra, then was an assistant coach at the University of Arizona from 1998 to 2002.

In Caires’ first season at Grossmont, the Griffins posted only a 4-24 season record. The 2003-04 season improved to an 11-13 overall record and a fourth place conference finish. In the 2005-06 campaign, the Griffins finished second in the Pacific Coast Conference and 17-14 overall.

In 2006-07, Grossmont finished at fourth in the conference and posted only a 10-18 season. In 2007-08,  the team finished with a 19-11 overall record and a second place finish in the Pacific Coast Conference.

MiraCosta at Grossmont
@ Grossmont College
1/8/2016 at 06:00 PM

 

MiraCosta 
38
Grossmont 
64
FINAL 1 2 3 4 T
MiraCosta (0-11, 0-2) 0  17  10  11  38
Grossmont (4-10, 1-0) 12  18  20  14  64

MiraCosta

# STARTERS MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
1 Danielle Bosley 40 2-10 0-0 4-8 1 7 8 2 0 0 5 4 8
2 Kim Noland 40 3-10 1-3 3-4 1 0 1 1 3 0 8 0 10
3 Alynne Nguyen 40 5-16 4-13 0-0 2 2 4 0 0 0 5 2 14
4 Jessica Ramirez 40 1-8 0-5 1-2 1 1 2 1 6 0 2 0 3
10 Camille Blayecook 40 1-8 1-5 0-2 4 6 10 0 0 0 6 2 3
# RESERVES MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
TM Team 0 0 0 4 0
TOTALS 12-52
23.1%
6-26
23.1%
8-16
50.0%
9 16 25 4 9 0 30 8 38

Grossmont

# STARTERS MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
5 Jazmine Bradley 29 3-5 0-0 0-0 2 7 9 4 3 0 3 1 6
14 Christina Barrameda 24 9-18 4-11 0-0 1 3 4 1 3 1 1 1 22
21 Dominique Morrison 19 4-8 0-0 0-1 4 2 6 1 2 0 4 1 8
23 Justine Garde 27 2-6 0-3 0-2 1 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 4
24 Valeria Garay 25 1-4 0-0 3-4 3 4 7 0 0 0 6 2 5
# RESERVES MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
3 Joanna Dela Cruz 17 1-4 1-4 0-0 1 3 4 1 1 0 2 4 3
10 Ashtyn Hurrell 21 2-7 0-4 0-0 0 3 3 4 2 0 1 5 4
22 Ranae Hannibal 15 3-8 0-0 0-0 3 5 8 1 3 2 2 0 6
31 Mariel Avila 10 1-3 0-1 0-0 2 1 3 2 0 0 2 1 2
32 Jackie Kadillak 13 2-7 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4
TM Team 0 0 0 4 0
TOTALS 28-70
40.0%
5-23
21.7%
3-7
42.9%
18 30 48 16 15 3 28 17 64
MIRACOSTA TEAM STATISTICS GROSSMONT
23.1% ( 12-52) Field Goal % 40.0% ( 28-70)
23.1% ( 6-26) 3pt Field Goal % 21.7% ( 5-23)
50.0% ( 8-16) Free Throw % 42.9% ( 3-7)
25 Rebounds 48
4 Assists 16
30 Turnovers 28
15 Points off Turnovers 31
1 2nd Chance Points 13
8 Points in the Paint 28
8 Fastbreak Points 10
0 Bench Points 19
0 Largest Lead 33
Time of Largest Lead 4th-05:02
Ties: 0; Lead Changes: 0
OTHER INFORMATION
Technical fouls: MiraCosta-None ; Grossmont-None .

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