High School Roundup: Newport Harbor boys’ basketball in Century tournament semis

High School Roundup: Newport Harbor boys’ basketball in Century tournament semis
Newport Harbor's Dayne Chalmers, left, shown competing against Corona del Mar on Dec. 21, 2017, had 16 points as the Sailors boys' basketball team advanced in the Century tournament on Wednesday. (Christine Cotter)

Junior forward Robbie Spooner had 22 points as the Newport Harbor High boys’ basketball team beat Valencia of Valencia 75-51 in the quarterfinals of the Century Elks Holiday Classic on Wednesday.

Dayne Chalmers added 16 points for Newport Harbor (10-3), and Will Harvey chipped in 11 rebounds.


Newport Harbor plays Westminster in a tournament semifinal Thursday at 6 p.m. at Century High.

Laguna Beach 71, Carlsbad 43: Blake Burzell had 28 points for the Breakers in Wednesday’s Torrey Pines tournament game.


Grady Morgan added 13 points for Laguna Beach (12-2).

Estancia 60, Calvary Chapel Downey 24: Matt Sullivan had 17 points, including five three-pointers, for Estancia in Wednesday’s Coast Classic tournament game at Estancia High.

The Eagles are now 9-3.



Sage Hill 60, El Camino 54: Kate Knollenberg had 27 points for the Lightning in Wednesday’s SoCal Holiday Prep Classic tournament game at Valhalla High in El Cajon.

Kenna Knollenberg had 13 points for Sage Hill (6-4), and Emily Elliott had six points, 18 rebounds and six blocks.

Eastvale Roosevelt 61, Edison 47: Senior forward Finley Garnett had 24 points and 15 rebounds for the Chargers in a Larry Doyle/Dan Wiley Orange County Tournament of Champions game Wednesday.

Gabby Samiy had 14 points and 10 rebounds for Edison.

Garnett also had 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Chargers won their tournament opener 54-46 over Cerritos on Tuesday. Senior center Ashley Niemand added 10 points and 13 rebounds.

Edison (6-7) continues tournament play Thursday at 3 p.m. against Cypress at Marina High.

Aliso Niguel 66, Marina 26: Marina High’s girls’ basketball team dropped its first game of the Larry Doyle/Dan Wiley Orange County Tournament of Champions on Tuesday.

Junior forward Katie Nguyen paced the Vikings (4-7) with 15 points, six rebounds, five steals, two assists and two blocks. Megan Huerta scored nine points.



Huntington Beach 3, Santa Margarita 0: Sophomores Cina Wilson, Xolani Hodel and Kayden Heinrich all scored for the Oilers in Wednesday’s second pool-play game at the Excalibur Tournament of Champions at SilverLakes Sports Complex in Norco.

Wilson also scored a goal in Huntington Beach’s pool-play opener, a 4-2 shootout win over Yorba Linda that was tied 1-1 after regulation.

Huntington Beach (6-4-3) won its group and will play Tesoro in a tournament quarterfinal game Thursday at 2 p.m. at SilverLakes.

Fountain Valley 4, El Toro 0: Kylee Wilson, Marissa Lynch, McKenna Hunter and Micaela Villafuerte scored for the Barons in the North Orange County Classic “IJKL” division pool-play game Wednesday.

The Barons won their pool and also beat La Serna 3-0 with goals from Wilson, Lynch and Rachel Roberts.

Fountain Valley plays Mayfair in the “IJKL” division semifinals Thursday at 3:30 p.m. at Corona Centennial High.

Upland 2, Newport Harbor 1: The Sailors lost their second pool-play game of the North Orange County Classic “ABCD” division on Wednesday at Newport Harbor High.

Newport Harbor finished second in its group. The Sailors beat Pacifica 2-1 in their first pool-play game behind a goal and an assist by Jenna McConnaughey.