Yorba Linda shoots its way past San Juan Hills
Isaac Douglass scored 19 points and Josh Miller added 18 points and five assists as Yorba Linda defeated San Juan Hills, 73-56, in a pool-play game in the Charlie Wilkens Memorial Tournament on Tuesday at Westminster High.
The Mustangs (7-1) are ranked eighth in the county, and their only loss has been to No. 3 Orange Lutheran.
It didn’t take long for Yorba Linda to take control of the game with their hot shooting. The Mustangs led 21-13 at the end of the first quarter and 36-21 at halftime.
San Juan Hills (1-5) went into the fourth quarter trailing by 23 points.
Connor Peterson had 24 points and 10 rebounds for San Juan Hills.
In other boys basketball games:
No. 9 Servite 73, El Modena 35: Pearson Parker scored 21 points as the Friars (5-2) built a large lead, 54-21, by halftime of the pool-play game in the North Orange County Championships at Servite.
San Clemente 66, Irvine 29: Blake Birmingham made three 3-pointers and finished with 15 points as the Tritons (5-2) dominated their pool-play game in the Irvine World News/Gary Raya Classic at Irvine.
Ethan Le had 18 points for Irvine (2-5), which trailed 44-10 at halftime.
Edison 73, Valencia 52: The Chargers (6-1) left the Tigers (1-5) behind by outscoring them 15-1 in the second quarter of the IWN/Gary Raya Classic at Irvine. Randall Walker scored 23 points for the Chargers, and Nate Matthews added 19 points and three 3-pointers.