June 15, 2024

OC Sports Zone: Community First

Orange County boys basketball highlights and final scores for Tuesday, Dec. 5

(Graphic: Fernando M. Donado, For OC Sports Zone).


Santa Ana 70, Los Amigos 59: The Saints (3-3) were led by Jack Rivera, who scored a career-high 40 points, the best for a Santa Ana player since 2002, according to Coach Zach Johnson. Osten Achmad added 12 points and Issac Alvarez eight points and 10 rebounds for Santa Ana.

Cypress 73, La Habra 58: The Centurions notched a big non-league win at home Tuesday. Cypress was led by Michael Wright who had another double with 23 points and 13 rebounds.  Ryan Gov made all four of his 3-pointers on the way to 20 points and Jackson Houston added 13 points.

“They compete so hard,” said Cypress Coach Derek Mitchell. “Aaron (Coach Riekenberg) has them playing great. We are lucky to have a group of guys that can make adjustments on the fly and make plays.”

La Habra (7-3) was led by Acen Jimenez with 17 points. Grayson Sinek and Jaedon Anderson had 15 points each.

Rancho Alamitos 80, Magnolia 49: The Vaqueros were led by freshman Osvaldo Ramos, who had 19 points and 10 rebounds. Senior PJ Cordova had eight points, four assists and five steals and junior Luis Rico had 18 points with six 3-pointers.

Sunny Hills 64, Cerritos 56 (OT)


Los Altos 64, El Dorado 63: The Golden Hawks (6-3) were led by Caleb Hendrix, who had 17 points and Andrew Salvador, who scored 12 points. Los Altos won the game with a 3-pointer with 10 seconds left in regulation.

Calabasas 63, Capo Valley 56


Capo Valley Christian 65, Godinez 42: Michael Ahern led CVC (2-4) with 17 points. Benjamin Makelela added 16 points and Cetin Seles had 15 points.

Trabuco Hills 86, Mission Viejo 63: The Mustangs (9-2) were led by Matt Mowers, who had 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds, Jordan Nguyen, who had 14 points and four assists; Arshia Amini, who had 13 points and eight rebounds and Cooper Overman, who had 12 points and four 3-pointers.

San Juan Hills 71, Laguna Hills 50: Mason Hodges scored 26 points to lead San Juan Hills. Dominic Bolton had 27 to lead Laguna Hills,


Northwood 66, Peninsula 59: The Timberwolves (7-1) were led by Zaid Yunis, who had 25 points and five 3-pointers. Ryan Abaye had 14 points, five assists and three steals and Dane Mortensen had 15 points and five 3-pointers.

Pacifica Christian 55, Foothill 48: Logan Stewart scored 16 points and had 12 rebounds and Hudson Reynolds 11 points for Pacifica Christian. Foothill (4-3) was led by Travis Paleo, who had 12 points, Danny Kennard, who had 10 points and 11 rebounds and Kai Nixon, who had eight points and four rebounds.

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