CALEXICO — The Calexico High boys’ basketball team triumphed over Brawley Union High, 55-30, in an Imperial Valley League game Friday.
Jose Luis Galindo stood out for the Bulldogs with a total 15 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.
Calexico (2-2 IVL) hosts Southwest High at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Brawley travels to Calipatria High on Friday.
Tigers destroy ‘Jackets, 76-39
IMPERIAL — The Imperial High boys’ basketball team overwhelmed Palo Verde Valley of Blythe, 76-39, in a Desert League game here Friday.
Royce Freeman was the Tigers’ top scorer with 22 points, six rebounds, five assists, and four steals. Mike Leyvas sunk five three-pointers on his way to 17 points, and Chris Carter contributed with nine points and three rebounds.
Imperial (15-7, 4-0 DL) hosts Holtville at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Eagles shut out ‘Jackets, 1-0
BLYTHE — The Southwest High boys’ soccer squad edged Palo Verde Valley High, 1-0, in a nonleague match on Friday.
Junior Rolando Lemus scored the game’s only goal.
Southwest (8-6-6, 4-1-3 IVL) will host Calexico High at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Eagles claw Spartans, 38-21
The Southwest High girls’ basketball team beat host Central Union, 38-21, in an Imperial Valley League contest on Friday.
For the Eagles, Maci Lerno had 12 points and 12 rebounds; Paulina Calero had nine points and three blocks; Evalyn Cota had eight points, nine steals, five rebounds, and three blocks; and Elsa Sanchez had seven points and six assists.
For the Spartans, Emily Megan had six points and four rebounds. Jalen McClain had four points and 12 rebounds and Priscilla Gomez had four points.
Southwest (17-6, 4-0 IVL) hosts Calexico High on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Central (13-10, 0-4 IVL) plays at Brawley Union that same day.
Tigers trounce ‘Jackets, 57-12
BLYTHE — The Imperial High girls’ basketball team destroyed Palo Verde Valley High of Blythe, 57-12, in Friday’s Desert League game.
The Tigers’ Dezrah Van led the way with 19 points and 10 rebounds, and Khiya Mohamed, Karissa Peña, and Ilana Silva all scored eight points.
Imperial (15-8, 4-0 DL) hosts Mountain Empire High of Pine Valley on Monday at 6 p.m.
Spartans conquer Vikings, 6-1
HOLTVILLE — The Central Union High girls’ soccer team defeated Holtville High in an Imperial Valley League matchup here Friday.
Samantha Alvarado booted two goals for the Spartans, while Desiree Estrada, Bailey Larson, Paulina Pantoja, and Bailee Vincent each scored one.
Central (7-0-1 IVL) will host Brawley Union High on Tuesday at 6 p.m., and Holtville (4-4 IVL) travels to play Palo Verde Valley High of Blythe on Friday, also at 6 p.m.
LOCAL BRIEFS: Bulldogs maul Wildcats, 55-30, in boys' basketball
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