Taking aim at the basket

Alameda High's DeJa Johnson (32) shoots over Clayton Valley Charter's Jordan Johnson (21) and Hailey Pascoe (23) during the second half of the Mats Tip Off Classic at Miramonte in Orinda on Dec. 14. DeJa Johnson scored 12 points, but Alameda lost 54-52. On Dec. 15, however, Alameda beat Casa Grande 50-34.