DIXONVILLE — Senior guard Alison Van Loon scored 13 of her 22 points in the second half and Yoncalla posted a 40-29 win over Umpqua Valley Christian on Tuesday in a Skyline League girls basketball game.

Nichole Noffsinger added 15 points for the Eagles (7-2, 2-1 Skyline North), nine coming in the first half.

Tylie Bendele was the top scorer for the Monarchs (5-3, 0-2 North) with eight points.

UVC hosts Days Creek Friday in a league contest. Yoncalla is at home Saturday against Powers.

YONCALLA (40) — Alison Van Loon 22, Blanchfill, Noffsinger 15, Phillips, Stevens 3. Totals 13 12-27 40.

UMPQUA VALLEY CHRISTIAN (29) — Tylie Bendele 8, Stiles 4, Hu 3, Butler 2, Pappas 2, Elias 3, Tornell 3, Frable 4. Totals 11 5-13 29.



3-Point Shots — Yon. 2 (Noffsinger, Van Loon), UVC 2 (Hu, Bendele). Total Fouls — Yon. 10, UVC 15. Fouled Out — Pappas, Elias.

Tom Eggers can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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