Sophomore Cole Johnson, who led the varsity Cavs with 19 points, shoots a free throw in the Cav's close 62-61win over Stockton Christian Dec. 18. This is the boys' second game in the Victory Christian Tournament, which ends Saturday, Dec. 19.

SPORTS SHORT: Varsity boys win second game of Victory Christian Tournament with narrow 62-61 win over Stockton Christian

This is the second game of the Victory Christian Tournament (Dec. 17-19) for the varsity boys.

Date: Dec. 18

Opponent: Stockton Christian (7-1, Division VI)

Score: 62-61

Leading Scorer: Sophomore Cole Johnson (19)

Players of the game (per coach David Ancrum): senior Bradford Petchauer and junior Jesus Galindo “for just great defensive presence and energy”

Inside info from player Adam Dean: “The other team wore sweat pants instead of shorts because of religious reasons, which was different than any team we’ve played.”

Next game: Saturday, Dec. 19, against either Brookside Christian or Victory Christian at 7 p.m.

—By Alexa Mathisen

Coaches Gary Brisco and David Ancrum talk to the varsity boys during a timeout.
(Photo by J.T. Longoria)
Coaches Gary Brisco and David Ancrum talk to the varsity boys during a timeout.