Jasper Hwang leads San Marino boys' basketball to showcase victory


San Marino 64, Downey Calvary Chapel 47: Jasper Hwang led the Titans with 28 points as San Marino won its showcase game in Saturday morning’s Pioneers Hoops Showdown at Bellarmine-Jefferson School.

Brian Lo added 10 points for San Marino (9-10), while Garette Verdugo and Jamal Etayeb added eight points each.

La Verne Lutheran 80, La Salle 60: The Lancers fell in a nonleague game Saturday afternoon at Bellarmine-Jefferson High at the second annual Pioneers Hoops Showdown.

Vance Jackson paced the Lancers (8-6) with 22 points and nine rebounds, while Milan Acquuah added six points and six rebounds. The defeat is the third in a row for La Salle.

Salesian 69, Marshall Fundamental 63: The Eagles fell in the day’s first game of the second annual Pioneers Hoops Showdown at Bellarmine-Jefferson High on Saturday morning.

Senior Davin Hampton drained six three-pointers in leading the Eagles (7-6) with 24 points. John Sagherian’s 12 points all came on threes, while Kaylin Banks added nine points and Jerry Enciso totaled eight points.


Whittier College 57, Caltech 54 (OT): Despite 16 points and seven rebounds from guard Stephanie Wong, the Beavers dropped a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference heartbreaker to visiting Whittier College at Braun Gym on Saturday afternoon.

Forward Sarah Wright added 14 points and five rebounds for the Beavers (1-14, 0-6), who led for most of the first half of a contest that saw 11 lead changes.

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