COC Women's Basketball Team 4-0 To Start Season
The College of the Canyons women’s basketball team won its fourth game in a row, 73-63, over Moorpark College.
The COC women handed Moorpark its first loss of the season.
Kelli Lewis scored 17 points and had five steals for COC. Tinky Dahte and Dominique Turner each scored 14 points.
The College of the Canyons men’s basketball team went 2-1 in the Gregg Anderson Memorial Tournament at Antelope Valley College over the weekend.
After losing to Mt. San Jacinto College, 70-61, in the first round of the tournament, COC won its next two games. COC beat Bakersfield, 90-77, behind 22 points from Brad Wyche.
COC followed with an 89-68 win over Glendale College in the consolation championship game. Wesley Bartole led COC with 20 points against Glendale.
In high school basketball, the Canyon boys won the third-place game of the Burbank Tournament, 81-76, over Crenshaw. Canyon’s Clay Kasdorf scored 35 points for Canyon. He scored 43 points in an 85-80 overtime loss to Agoura earlier in the tournament.
The Canyon boys opened play in their own Canyon Classic tournament with a 63-37 win over Kennedy. Kasdorf scored 27 points in the game against Kennedy. Teammate Cole Apsay added 19 points.
The West Ranch boys basketball team beat Eastside, 73-58, in the Canyon Classic and won its first game of the season.
Josh Caton paced West Ranch with 22 points. Justin Ballenger had 19 points.
Valencia plays Grant in its opening round game of the Canyon Classic tonight.
The Saugus boys basketball team plays Hueneme in the Oak Park Tournament and Hart plays Royal in the Moorpark Tournament.
The Santa Clarita Christian girls basketball team won the consolation championship of the Frazier Mountain High Tournament. Santa Clarita Christian beat Vasquez, 40-26, behind 15 points from Taylor Cubas.
In college football, the Rose Bowl match-up on Jan. 1 will be Wisconsin from the Big 10 against undefeated Texas Christian University.
Wisconsin has a seven-game winning streak and has lost only one game all season.
TCU is 12-0 and has not lost a game in the past two seasons. TCU leads the nation in the fewest points allowed and is third in the nation against the run.
The Lakers are at Staples Center tonight for a game against the Washington Wizards and rookie of the year candidate John Wall.