Carson High's girls basketball team ended its season last week by losing to Spanish Springs in the opening round of the playoffs, 53-45.
It was a successful season for first-year coach Nathan Tolbert and his staff. Carson finished in second place in the Sierra League, and let's face it, nobody was going to beat Bishop Manogue this season, at least among the other Sierra League schools.
The team loses Maddi Saarem, who was a solid rebounder and good defender, fiery Elena Thurman and Jasmine Flores, who saw spot duty.
Everybody else is back, including Savannah Smith, who is candidate for …