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A roundup of the Orange County boys basketball highlights on Wednesday:
The San Juan Hills boys basketball crew beat El Toro 64-59 on Wednesday to maneuver into first place within the Sea View League standings.
The win was solely the second for the Stallions over No. 18 El Toro (12-7, 1-2) in 13 video games between the 2 faculties.
Adam Weingard scored 28 factors for the Stallions (9-11, 3-0) within the win at San Juan Hills Excessive. Ryan Perucci added 12 factors and Niko Trimino and John McFadden every contributed eight factors.
Drake Martin and Steven Gutierrez every scored 15 factors for the Chargers.
El Toro will host Dana Hills on Friday in a game which may show pivotal within the Sea View League standings. San Juan Hills will host Aliso Niguel in a nonleague game Friday.
In different video games Wednesday:
Within the South Coast League:
No. 24 San Clemente 63, No. 19 Trabuco Hills 57: San Clemente picked up an enormous South Coast League win over Trabuco Hills.
The Tritons are tied with Mission Viejo for second place within the South Coast League with 2-1 information.
San Clemente (13-8, 2-1) will host Mission Viejo on Friday in a crucial game for playoff place.
Max Rumph led the Tritons with 17 factors. Ryan Goddard scored 16 factors and Matthew Herrod added 12.
Aryan Talle had a game-high 21 factors for Trabuco Hills (13-8, 1-2). Joey Longo added 19 factors and 6 rebounds.
No. 7 Mission Viejo 74, No. 25 Aliso Niguel 57: Mission Viejo stored tempo within the South Coast League by beating Aliso Niguel at Aliso Niguel Excessive.
Griff Higgins led the Diablos with 22 factors and Presley Eldridge added 17. Mission Viejo (18-3, 2-1) has gained 10 of its final 11 video games with its solely loss coming to first-place Capistrano Valley.
Sophomore Tyler Weaver scored a game-high 24 factors for Aliso Niguel (11-10, 0-3).
Within the Sundown Convention:
No. 22 Los Alamitos 54, Laguna Seashore 52: Everett Might scored 28 factors to propel Los Alamitos to a slim victory over Laguna Seashore in a Sundown Convention crossover game at Laguna Seashore Excessive.
David Olcomendy scored 13 factors for the Griffins and Jake Orr added eight. Nolan Naess led Laguna Seashore (13-7) with 23 factors. Lucas Kravitz and Willie Rounaghi additionally scored in double-figures for the Breakers with 11 and 10 factors, respectively.
Los Alamitos (14-7) went 3-1 in Sundown Convention crossover video games and can open Surf League play towards Edison on Friday. The Breakers went 2-2 in crossover video games and can play at Marina Friday of their Wave League opener.
No. 21 Fountain Valley 62, No. 17 Corona del Mar 55: Fountain Valley beat Corona del Mar for the primary time since 2009 in a Sundown Convention crossover game at Fountain Valley Excessive.
Jermiah Davis scored a team-high 24 factors for Fountain Valley (11-6). Sophomore guard Roddie Anderson crammed the stat sheet with 18 factors, 10 rebounds, 4 steals and 4 assists. Preston Amarillo added 9 factors and eight rebounds for the Barons.
Jack Stone led Corona del Mar (14-6) scored 24 factors and Jack McKenna added 11.
Fountain Valley opens Wave League play towards Huntington Seashore on Friday. Corona del Mar hosts Newport Harbor within the Battle of the Bay Friday, which can be the Surf League opener for each groups.
Within the Trinity League:
No. 1 Mater Dei 66, No. Eight Santa Margarita 50: Mater Dei cruised to a 16-point win towards Santa Margarita in a Trinity League game at Santa Margarita Excessive.
Wilhelm Breidenbach had 17 factors and eight rebounds for the Monarchs and Ryan Evans additionally scored 17. Kentucky commit Devin Askew scored 5 factors, dished 10 assists and had seven rebounds.
Aldo Ruiz Ortiz led Santa Margarita (9-9, 1-2) with 16 factors. Sophomore Jake Heberle scored 10 factors and Jake Blazona added seven factors and 9 assists.
Mater Dei (16-3, 3-0) will play at St. John Bosco Friday. The Braves handed Mater Dei its solely Trinity League loss final season.
Within the Orange Coast League:
Saddleback 47, Santa Ana 44: Saddleback moved into second place within the Orange Coast League standings by beating Santa Ana at Saddleback Excessive.
The win was the primary for Saddleback (4-16, 2-1) over Santa Ana since 2014. The Roadrunners are tied with Calvary Chapel for second place within the league standings behind first place Estancia. Saddleback has a win over Calvary Chapel earlier this season.
Jesus Hernandez scored 15 factors for Saddleback and Jonathan Argueta added 13.