Date: Feb. 5
Opponent: Wilton Christian (0-5)
Quarter 1: 41-17
Quarter 2: 27-12
Quarter 3: 55-31
Leading scorers: Sophomores Jake Longoria (16), Steven Wang (16) and Bryce Longoria (16)
Inside info from Jake: “We played sloppy at the beginning and played down to them. We can’t play like that against Sacramento Adventist, so we need to step it up.”
Info about Sacramento Adventist: The boys are tied for first place in league with Sacramento Adventist.
Inside info from Bryce: “We got out in transition and made easy baskets. We had good defensive pressure throughout the game and forced a lot of turnovers.”
Interesting facts: It was Wilton’s homecoming game, so there were a lot of fans cheering on the bleachers. Wilton has two female players on their boys’ team.
Player of the game (unanimous team vote): Sophomore Howard Yuan. “He played strong defense and was an anchor. He didn’t let anyone behind him, and he also rebounded a lot,” Jake said.
Next game: Tuesday, Feb. 9, away against Faith Christian at 4:30 p.m. The boys have three more games this season.
—By Annya Dahmani