Edison and Newport Harbor each won Sunset League boys’ basketball games on Friday, setting up a showdown on Monday for what could be the league title.
The Chargers defeated Marina 43-36 to improve their Sunset record to 6-0 and 18-5 overall. The Sailors (5-1 and 18-5) are hot on their tails and the two will clash on Monday in the Newport gym for a rematch of the Jan. 12 game won by Edison 59-48.
On Friday, Spencer Serven scored 16 points to lead the Chargers. Marina (2-4, 12-10) got 14 points from Jakob Alamudun.
In the Garden Grove League, Garden Grove High held off its closest league rival in defeating La Quinta 64-46, led by Sebastian Castro’s 22 points and 19 more by Alexis Ortega, the Argonauts won their 17th straight game and improved overall to 22-1, 6-0 in league.
La Quinta (15-7, 4-2) was led by Michael Nadeau with 15 points.
Ocean View opened its lead in the Golden West League to two games with its 66-59 win over Segerstrom, in a second place tie. The Seahawks are 6-0 in league and 19-4 overall, compared to the Jaguars’ mark of 4-2 and 13-8. Westminster (4-2, 11-11) is tied for second.
Mekhel Harvey scored 23 points for OVHS.
Here are results for Friday night hoops action for teams of interest to Garden Grove, Huntington Beach and Westminster.
- Garden Grove 64, La Quinta 56
- Santiago 61, Bolsa Grande 40
- Rancho Alamitos 65, Los Amigos 60
- Valencia 61, Pacifica 46
- Edison 43, Marina 36
- Newport Harbor 54, Huntington Beach 46
- Los Alamitos 59, Fountain Valley 36
- Orange 49, Loara 35
- Westminster 75, Santa Ana 46
- Ocean View 66, Segerstrom 59
- Valencia 57, Pacifica 39
- Garden Grove 52, La Quinta 37
Categories: High school sports