In its final season in the Garden Grove League, the Garden Grove High School boys’ basketball team clinched outright possession of the league title on Tuesday night with a 54-31 defeat of Rancho Alamitos.
Sebastian Castro scored 17 points and Jordan Harris added 14 as the Argonauts improved their GGL record to 9-0 and 25-1 overall. Garden Grove is ranked number one in CIF-SS Division 5-AAA. Rancho fell to 1-8, 5-20.
Across town, the Pacifica boys’ team clinched second place and a CIF playoff spot with a 59-49 win in an Empire League clash. Paulo Zubillaga had 24 points and Tyler Fabisiak 15 as the Mariners went to 7-2 in league and 17-8 overall.
Here are Tuesday night results for high school basketball teams serving the Garden Grove-Huntington Beach area.
- Pacifica 59, Kennedy 49
- Newport Harbor 58, Marina 44
- Garden Grove 54, Rancho Alamitos 31
- Bolsa Grande 57, La Quinta 33
- Kennedy 50, Pacifica 25
- Ocean View 50, Santa Ana 36
- Westminster 51, Orange 19
Ducks bounce back in Buffalo
Now 26-19-10 (worth 62 points and tied for third in the NHL Pacific) the Ducks will be back in action on Friday hosting the Edmonton Oilers.