Vernonia defeated Oakland, 50-38, in Friday’s OSAA Class 2A girls basketball state tournament consolation game, ending the Oakers’ season.

Oakland senior Hadley Brooksby scored 21 points and had five rebounds and five steals in the contest at Pendleton High School.

Fellow senior Grace Witten was the only other Oaker to score in double digits, adding 11 points and five rebounds.

No. 15 Vernonia (17-10 overall) outplayed third-seeded Oakland (24-5) in nearly every aspect of the game. The Loggers outrebounded the Oakers, 38-19, had eight more assists and shot nearly 48 percents from the field, compared to Oakland’s 32 percent.

Freshman guard Brooklynn Walters led Vernonia with 27 points, including three 3-pointers, and Jordan Walters scored 10.

“We came out like a house on fire (in the first quarter). We hit our first three 3-pointers,” Oakland coach Don Witten said. “But Vernonia came back and we couldn’t get stops and had trouble finding the basket. For a freshman, (Brooklynn) Walters is crafty.”

Vernonia will go up against No. 9 Central Linn in the fourth-place game at 10:45 a.m. Saturday at the Pendleton Convention Center.

Oakland will lose five seniors to graduation: Kaylee Simonson, Brooksby, Cassidy Jones, Grace Witten and Hannah Cagle.

“There were lots of tears in the locker room after the game,” Don Witten said. “But the girls see the bigger picture, what a tremendous year they put together. For them to make it here (to the tournament) back-to-back years is quite an accomplishment.”

VERNONIA (50) — Brooklynn Walters 12-18 0-0 27, Butcher 0-1 0-0 0, Everett 1-4 2-2 4, Ely 1-3 0-0 2, J. Walters 4-10 1-1 10, Hartman 2-6 3-6 7, Hill 0-0 0-1 0. Totals 20-42 6-10 50.

OAKLAND (38) — Hadley Brooksby 8-21 3-4 21, Parnell 1-3 0-0 3, Jones 1-4 1-3 3, Bean 0-2 0-0 0, G. Witten 5-13 0-0 11, Simonson 0-0 0-0 0, Baird 0-0 0-0 0, Cagle 0-0 0-0 0, E. Witten 0-2 0-0 0, Collins 0-0 0-0 0, Yard 0-2 0-0 0. Braack 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 15-47 4-7 38.

Vernonia 16 13 8 13 — 50

Oakland 12 8 7 11 — 38

3-Point Goals — Ver. 4-10 (B. Walters 3-6, J. Walters 1-2, Everett 0-1, Hartman 0-1), Oak. 4-14 (Brooksby 2-6, Parnell 1-3, G. Witten 1-3, Bean 0-1, E. Witten 0-1). Rebounds — Ver. 38 (B. Walters, Everett 8), Oak. 19 (Brooksby, G. Witten 5). Total Fouls — Ver. 13, Oak. 15. Assists — Ver. 14 (Everett 6), Oak. 6 (Parnell 2). Turnovers — Ver. 25, Oak. 17. Steals — Ver. 7 (Everett 3), Oak. 16 (Brooksby 5).

Sports reporter Sanne Godfrey can be reached at 541-957-4203 or via email at sgodfrey@nrtoday.com. Follow her on Twitter

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