Orange, CA- Santiago Canyon picked up the programs first victory tonight with a 105-84 victory over Long Beach in opening night action tonight in Orange, California. Rocket Henderson scored 35 points and added 11 rebounds, and A.J. Garritty posted 22 points and 4 rebounds in the win for Santiago Canyon (1-0). Long Beach was led by Jeremiah Sadler, as the freshman had 26 points in his debut. William English added 17 points in the loss for Long Beach (0-1).
In other action, Chaffey (1-0) opened up a 20 point lead at the half and cruised to a 108-76 victory over El Camino. Darrion Willies had 17 points, Bosten Van Der Veer added 16 points and four other Panthers scored in double figures for the Panthers who cruised to the win.