• Toney sets record, helps Pirates win

  • PHOENIX — Baylee Toney played with a purpose Friday night.

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  • PHOENIX — Baylee Toney played with a purpose Friday night.
    Toney posted a double-double in leading Phoenix to a 53-28 victory against Klamath Union in a Skyline Conference girls basketball playoff game.
    The Pirates (16-7) will play at Mazama in the conference playoff finale on Tuesday.
    Toney, a 5-71/2-junior forward, broke the school single-game record with 23 rebounds to go with a team-best 12 points and five steals
    "She was everywhere on the boards," said Phoenix coach Randy Kirkland. "She anticipates where balls are going a lot and beats people to the spot."
    Toney, who's had games of 20 and 19 rebounds this season, passed the school mark — held by several players — by one.
    The Pirates had a 14-point halftime lead, then outscored the Pelicans 12-1 in the third quarter. Klamath Union didn't score until 27 seconds were left in the period.
    "We stressed to keep moving and communicating in our 2-3 zone," said Kirkland. "We were all over the place."
    Phoenix senior guard Delanie Tally scored just two points but contributed seven steals, six rebounds and five assists.
    The Pirates received 11 points from Bailee Tally and Kasey Hamilton chipped in 10.
    "We played outstanding on both ends," said Kirkland. "This was one of our top two or three performances of the season."
    KLAMATH UNION (28) — M. Rice 3, Gardner 8, Brown 2, Brock 6, Newman 4, Choukalos 5, G. Rice 0, Wilder 0, Pimentel 0. Totals: 11 4-12 28.
    PHOENIX (53) — B. Tally 11, D. Tally 2, Skaff 7, Wyncoop 5, Marshall 6, Hamilton 10, Toney 12, Brown 0, Wallack 0. Totals: 19 11-21 53.
    Klamath Union 7 6 1 14 — 28
    Phoenix 16 11 12 14 — 53
    3-point goals — Klamath Union 2 (Brock 1, Choukalos 1), Phoenix 4 (B. Tally 2, Skaff 1, Wyncoop 1). Fouled out — Gardner.
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