It might be a little early to say this, but the Sunset League boys’ basketball race could be settled on Friday. After big wins on Wednesday, Edison (12-5 overall and 2-0 in league) and Newport Harbor (14-4, 2-0) are on a collision course at the Charger gym.
Led by Spencer Serven’s 20 points, Edison rolled over Los Alamitos 48-32 while the Sailors defeated Fountain Valley 56-39. The top scoring performance Wednesday among teams in the Garden Grove-Huntington Beach-Westminster area was by Marina’s Jakob Alamudun, who had 31 points in the Vikings’ 76-60 win over Huntington Beach.
In the Garden Grove League, Garden Grove High’s Argonauts rolled to their 12th straight win in defeating La Quinta 68-45 in the Aztec gym. The Argos (17-1) are ranked number one in CIF-SS Division 5-AAA. Eddie Castenada scored 15 points for the red-and-white in besting LQ (11-5 overall) in the GGL opener for both teams.
The Golden West League is loaded with contenders this year, and in a clash of two of them at Loara High, the Saxons defeated the Orange High Panthers 63-44. In other GWL action, Ocean View and Westminster also posted opening night wins.
Here are results from area prep games from Wednesday night.
Boys’ prep hoops scores
- Loara 63, Orange 44
- Westminster 66, Santa Ana 39
- Ocean View 89, Segerstrom 66
- Newport Harbor 56, Fountain Valley 39
- Edison 44, Los Alamitos 32
- Marina 76, Huntington Beach 60
- Garden Grove 68, La Quinta 45
Girls’ prep hoops scores
- Garden Grove 50, La Quinta 29
Categories: High school sports