Although they turned in what Bearcat Coach Morgan Dickson called their best performance of the season, Orrick lost to state-ranked Mid Buchanan 78-53 Thursday night at Faucett.
The Dragons, now 18-1 and ranked fifth in the latest Class 2 poll, got 28 points from Brett Pierce on three 3-point buckets and a perfect 15-of-15 night at the line.
Two other Dragons reached double digits with Nick Andriano adding 13, and Drew Gray, 11.
Orrick, now 9-9, held an 18-13 lead after the first 8 minutes with Clayton Jones hitting a pair of 3’s as he scored the first 11 of his 17 points.
Full story is in the Friday, Feb. 12, 2010 edition of The Daily News.