The Fourty on Friday

James Clark Classic

In the first semi final of the night, Peter Hewitt had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and Nick Evans added 18 points as 10th ranked Las Positas (5-3) used a late second half surge to get past 14th ranked Sacramento 87-73 to move into the championship. Ryan Reed had 17 points, and Troy Owens added 16 points in the loss for Sacramento (5-3).

In the final game of the night, James Gill had 8 points and 15 rebounds as tournament host Cosumnes River (4-3) moved into the championship game against Las Positas with a 66-43 win over Chabot (1-6). Jordan Gilmete had 13 points and Stephen Northington added 10 points in the loss for Chabot. The Gladiators will face Sacramento in the 3rd place game.

In the consolation bracket at the James Clark Classic, Sasha French had 16 points and 9 rebounds and Akeem Dear added 11 points, 4 assists and 4 rebounds as Napa (2-5) picked up a 75-66 over Siskiyous (0-8). Dwayne McClendon had 19 points and Alex Velazquez added 18 points in the loss for the Eagles.

In the second game in the consolation bracket, Gerard Andrus had 19 points and 14 rebounds, and Ladrakkus Thomas added 14 points and 6 rebounds as 9th ranked Feather River (6-2) picked up a 85-70 win over Merced 85-70. Mike Harris had 12 points and 8 rebounds and Cariaun Williams added 11 points in the loss for Merced (1-8). Feather River will face Napa in the consolation championship.

Hemet Valley Kiwanis Hoops and Crops Tournament

In the first semi final of the night, Darrion Willies had 17 points and 4 rebounds, and Tyler Ginyard added 14 points as Chaffey (5-5) picked u pa 72-62 win over 9th ranked Riverside (5-3) to advance to the championship game. Jordan Robinson had 22 points and 8 rebounds, and Andre Wilson added 19 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds in the loss for the Tigers.

In the final game of the night, Davon Sanders scored 16 points and David Thompson added 15 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds as tournament host Mt. San Jacinto (5-6) overcame an eight point halftime deficit and upended 2nd ranked Copper Moutnain 75-74 to move into the championship game against Chaffey. Ronald Bell had 16 points and 13 rebounds and Tre’Von Bentley added 14 points and 7 rebounds for Copper Moutnain (9-2) in the loss. Copper Moutnain will face Riverside in the 3rd place game.

In the consolation bracket, Tucker Eenigenburg had 27 points and 7 rebounds, and Jaylunn English added 21 points as Bakersfield (5-4) picked up a 94-81 win over San Diego Mesa (3-6). Morrie Neeley had 20 points and Joseph Davis added 20 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists in the loss for the Olympians.

In the second game of the consolation bracket, Antoine Jenkins had 30 points and Rodney “Rocket” Henderson added 12 points and 10 rebounds as 7th ranked Santiago Canyon (10-2) won their 10th game on the season with a 73-65 win over Canyons (4-6). Michael Kalu had 20 points and 7 rebounds and Frankie Campbell added 10 points and 9 rebounds in the loss for the Cougars. Santiago Canyon will face Bakersfield in the consolation final.

Gregg Anderson Memorial Tournament

In first round action in Lancaster, Kendall Lauderdale had 17 points and 6 rebounds, and Craig LeCesne added 17 points and 6 rebounds as top ranked San Bernardino (8-0) won their eighth straight game in a row to start the season with a 101-63 win over Rio Hondo. Kenyatta Louder had 25 points and Jesus Hernandez added 11 points in the loss for Rio Hondo (1-5).

In the second match up of the day, John Williams had 22 points and Jacob Alonzo added 13 points as 13th ranked Ventura (9-2) cruised to 104-81 win over Los Angeles Harbor (4-4). Joel Anderson had 19 points and Henry Johnson added 13 points in the loss for the Seahawks. Ventura will next face top ranked San Bernardino in the semi finals and Los Angeles Harbor will face Rio Hondo in the consolation bracket.

In game three of the night, Terrance Jackson had 21 points, and Isaac Acevado added 16 points as De Anza (4-3) picked up a 93-85 win over Mira Costa (3-5) to move into the semi finals. Tre Morgan had 14 points and 10 rebounds and Anthony Jensen and Rob Phillips each added 14 points in the loss for the Spartans.

In the final game of the night, D’Mauria Jones scored 39 points and Greg Floyd Jr added 32 points as Antelope Valley (4-4) scored 89 first half points and cruised to a 148-99 win over El Camino (2-6). Tristan Egans had 34 points and Justin Chambers added 19 points in the loss for the Warriors. Antelope Valley will next face De Anza in the semi finals and El Camino will take on Mira Costa in the consolation bracket.

West Los Angeles Wild West Shootout

In the semi finals, Traonte Jones had 22 points and 5 assists and Prince Obeni added 18 points, 14 rebounds, and 7 blocks as 14th ranked West Los Angeles (7-3) picked up a 84-80 win over Long Beach to advance to the championship game tomorrow. William English had 24 points and 9 rebounds, and Jamiu Akinbile added 14 points and 5 rebounds in the loss for Long Beach (6-4).

In the second semi final, Will Pierce had 23 points and Denzel Lipson added 18 points and 8 rebounds as Barstow (4-6) cruised to a 108-75 win over Santa Ana to advance to the championship against West Los Angeles tomorrow. Cameron High had 13 points and Desmond Johnlouis added 11 points in the loss for Santa Ana (5-3). The Dons will face Long Beach in the 3rd place game.

In the consolation bracket, Christian Hodge had 18 points and 10 rebounds and Elijah Bonds added 16 points and 4 rebounds as Los Angeles Valley (2-6) picked up a 92-88 overtime victory over Glendale to move into the consolation championship. Serigne Athj had 25 points and 7 rebounds and Chris Daniels added 18 points and 8 rebounds in the loss for Glendale (2-5).

In the second game in consolation action, Jordan Newt had 22 points and 5 assists, and Chance Cole and Randle Lacey each added 19 points as Los Angeles Pierce (2-5) cruised to a 95-74 victory over Compton (1-5) to move into the consolation championship game against Los Angeles Valley. Chris Townsell had 19 points, and Derrius Ennis added 16 points and 6 rebounds in the loss for Compton.

San Francisco Tournamet 

In first round action at the San Francisco Tournament,  Eric Jones had 22 points and Kemare Wright added 18 points and 7 rebounds as Contra Costa (2-2) picked up a 82-63 win over Skyline (4-5).

In the second game of the day, Austin Armstead had 23 points and Andy Iskopehi added 12 points and 11 rebounds as top ranked Sequoias (6-1) cruised past San Joaquin Delta 86-60 to move into the semi finals against Contra Costa. Darnell Harris had 13 points in the loss for Delta (1-4). Skyline will face Delta in the consolation bracket.

In game three of the tournament, Eddie Stansberry had 17 points, and Eddy Ionescu and Dexter Hood each added 14 points as 2nd ranked San Francisco (7-1) cruised to a 95-62 win over Sierra (2–4).

In the night cap, Ben Wood had 19 points and Victor Mijas and Luke Spiller each added 12 points as 6th ranked Diablo Valley (5-2) picked up a 81-46 blow out win over San Jose (1-4). Diablo Valley will next face San Francisco later today, and San Jose will battle Sierra in the consolation bracket.

Monterey Classic

In the consolation bracket of the Monterey Tournament, Mathis Sellin had 14 points and Kishon Rogers added 13 points as Hartnell (4-1) picked up a 70-60 win over 12th ranked West Valley (5-4). Delvon Nisby had 22 points and 11 rebounds and Christian Mejia added 10 points and 4 rebounds in the loss for West Valley.

In the second consolation game, Dejon Jackson had 20 points and 9 rebounds and Aaron Mejia added 15 points as Santa Barbara (1-7) picked up their first win of the season with a 60-57 win over Cypress (1-6). The Vaqueros will face Hartnell in the consolation final.

In the semi finals, 7th ranked Gavilan (9-0) won their 9th straight game to start the season picking up a 68-60 win over Monterey to move into the championship. Deshawnte Collins had 13 points and 6 rebounds and Brad Sendell added 10 points in the loss for Monterey (5-4).

In the second semi final, Jake Linsky had 16 points as Irvine Valley (7-2) won their third game in a row with a 61-57 win over Solano (4-3). Leon Williams had 16 points in the loss for Solano. Irvine Valley will face Gavilan in the championship and Monterey will face Solano in the 3rd place game.

Grossmont Tournament

In first round action at the Grossmont Tournament, Garland Allen had 20 points and Austin Toomalatai added 15 points as Los Angeles Southwest (3-4) cruised to a 82-59 win over Moorpark (2-5). Garrett Bilby had 32 points and 11 rebounds and was the only Raider in double figures in the loss.

In the second game of the day, Wonder Smith had 22 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 assists and Rober McCoy added 17 points and 4 rebounds as 5th ranked San Diego (11-2) cruised to a 99-77 victory over Desert (0-6) in first round action. San Diego will face Los Angeles Southwest in the semi finals. Andre Allen had 23 points and 8 rebounds, and Arion Stevenson added 16 points in the loss for Desert. The Roadrunners will face Moorpark in the consolation bracket.

In the matchup of the day in first round action, Bryce Parsons had 23 points and 6 rebounds, and Ronald Blain added 21 points and 13 rebounds as 8th ranked Grossmont (7-2) slipped past 15th ranked Victor Valley 70-63 to advance to the semi finals. Zach Christian had 24 points and 4 rebounds and Michael Obi added 11 points and 9 rebounds in the loss for Victor Valley (5-2).

In the finale of the night, Matt Meyers scored 28 points and had 8 rebounds and sophomore Jackson Strong added 17 points and 7 rebounds as Palomar (5-3) overcame a 12 point halftime deficit to move into the semi finals tomorrow against Grossmont with a 70-66 victory over Santa Monica (2-8). Joe Anderson had 25 points and Tyler McLean added 15 points and 9 rebounds for Santa Monica who will face Victor Valley in consolation action.

Citrus Invitational Tournament

In the first game of the day, Jose Serrano had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Emilio Arellano added 16 points and 4 rebounds as Southwestern (3-6) slipped past Cuesta 72-71. Jorge Bueno had 18 points and Noah Saunders added 11 points and 4 rebounds in the loss for Cuesta (2-4).

In other action, Frank Bertz had 17 points and Jacob Tryon added 13 points and 5 rebounds as 4th ranked East Los Angeles (6-1) edged 6th ranked Fullerton 59-53 on Friday evening. Jason Richardson had 16 points and 6 rebounds, and Rodrick McCobb added 10 points and 6 rebounds in the loss for Fullerton (5-3).

In the final game of the night, Jeremy Smith had 30 points and 4 assists and Loyola Marymount transfer Miles Crawford made six three pointers and scored 29 points as 3rd ranked Citrus (8-2) picked up a 101-89 win over 11th ranked Canada (5-4). Marcel Burton had 24 points and Keith Dickerson added 24 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists in the loss for the Colts.

Columbia Classic 

In Sonora, Marquell Hubbard had 26 points and Yosnier Cobas added 23 points as Columbia (3-3) ended a two game losing streak with a 72-66 win over Folsom Lake (1-4). Zethan Dumpson had 29 points and Noah Hernandez added 21 points in the loss for Folsom Lake.

In other action, Darius Scott had 25 points and Akeem Tate added 19 points as 13th ranked West Hills (6-1) picked up a 83-74 win over Lassen (2-6). Theo Howard had 16 points and Chailen August added 15 points in the loss for Lassen.

Mountie Classic

In day one action, Mt. San Antonio (3-4) picked up a 86-65 win over Middlesbrook Academy.

In the second game, 10th ranked Cerritos (6-2) picked up a 77-53 win over Imperial Valley (1-9)

The final match up of the night saw Orange Coast (3-5) knock off Merritt 74-60 as the Thunderbirds dropped to 1-3 with the loss.

Redwoods Tournament

At the Redwoods Tournament, 15th ranked Shasta (5-3) won their fourth straight game with a 77-54 win over Southwestern Oregon.

In the second game of the night, Redwoods (1-6) picked up thier first win of the season with a 81-50 win over the Simpson JV.

Aptos, CA – (4) Butte 66 Cabrillo 60

El Cajon, CA – (11) Miramar 96 Imperial Valley 57