TACKLING FUEL—Oak Park’s Lynsay Garrett, bottom, and Kendall Chock-Wong battle for the ball at practice.
Rhea Bhutada has the toughest gig in town.
The junior post for the Oak Park High girls’ basketball team has to battle Julia Broms—arguably the best center in Ventura County—every day at practice.
During a furious three-on-three scrimmage on Tuesday night, Broms accidentally elbowed Bhutada in the face. Bhutada continued playing with a bloody lip until a teammate noticed and the actio...