Playing in their first games of the new year and looking to rebound from Championship game losses in their respective Christmas tournaments, both the JV and Varsity Basketball teams defeated Cathedral Prep on Tuesday evening.
The JV Basketball team(6-5,4-1)cruised to a comfortable 60-30 win for their fourth league win of the season. Team work and great execution helped the team prevail. The Cardinals were led by Franklin Padilla(12 points) followed by Jaden Ault(12 points) and Carlos Flores(9 points). The team returns to action on Tuesday, January 11th at Salesian High School.
The Varsity team began the game on a 24-0 run, establishing stout defense as the foundation for this victory. The balanced attack was led by four Cardinals scoring in double figures including Korey Williams (13 points), James Bouknight (12 points), Isaiah Allen-Smith (11 points) and Reggie Outlaw (10 points). Josiah Chandler added 9 points and 5 assists.
The Cardinals head to Miami to participate in the Belen Jesuit All Catholic New Years Tournament January 4th-7th.