The Mission League opened its basketball season on Wednesday and Chaminade took home an impressive 72-50 victory over Crespi. As usual, the shooting duo of Keith Higgins Jr. and Kenneth Simpson Jr. was spectacular.
Higgins led the way with 26 points. Simpson had 13 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists and Colin Weems added 12 points. Chaminade is 3-0 overall.
“They played very well,” Chaminade coach Bryan Cantwell said of the four-year starters who headed to Lehigh and Arizona, respectively.
Harvard-Westlake 75, Sherman Oaks Notre Dame 42: Cameron Thrower scored 14 points for the Wolverines.
Servite 65, Sunny Hills 48: Tyler Small finished with 23 points and Andrew Cook 22.
Barlovento 60, obispo Montgomery 56: Dylan Andrews scored 16 points, Jaren Harris 13 and Kijani Wright 12 for the Wildcats.
Loyola 2, St. Paul 1: Luca DiPaolo homered and Sammy Morales struck out six in six innings. Nick Goethals picked up the salvage.
Vista al mar 3, Fountain Valley 2: Owen Sideras pitched a complete game.
North Torrance 5, La Serna 0: Brynner Waiolama pitched a no-hitter with 11 strikeouts.
Orange Lutheran 10, Damien 1: Tyler Gordon was three out of three.
Palos Verdes 5, Torrance 4: Palos Verdes improved to 6-0.
Harvard-Westlake 6, JSerra 4: George Cooper was three of three and Kai Caranto added two hits.
Bishop Amat 10, Birmingham 0: Ryan Verdugo struck out nine and pitched a hit. Tyler White had three hits and three RBIs.
Quartz Hill 6, Highland 3: Logan Reddemann got his second save for Quartz Hill 4-0.