California High School Basketball - Poly thwarted by Reseda
(December 19, 2007: Sun Valley, CA 91352) The Poly Parrots basketball team (Sun Valley, CA), was toppled 88-74 in Wednesday's non-league battle with the visiting Reseda Regents (Reseda, CA)
The Regents now possess a 3-6 record. They play next when they travel to Ribet Academy for a non-league battle on Thursday, December 20. Reseda will battle a Fighting Frogs team coming off a 43-37 non-league win over Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks, CA). The Fighting Frogs record now stands at 5-3.
The Parrots (2-7) will now prepare for their battle against Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks, CA). The Knights come into the non-league battle with a 0-9 record. In their last battle, Notre Dame was toppled by Ribet Academy (Los Angeles, CA), 43-37, in a non-league battle.
First Quarter Summary
Missed layups still a problem as reseda missed an chance to get a big lead early
Second Quarter Summary
Big quarter by Mycal Mendes with 5 steals gives Reseda some breathing room at the half.
Third Quarter Summary
Both teams have big quarters with each team scoring 31 points. Reseda still leads by 11 going into the 4th.
Fourth Quarter Summary
Both teams battle hard for the win. Resedas Cory Davis gets hot and Mycal Mendes has another 5 steals with Julian Banks going 6 for 6 down the stretch and Reseda is able to hold off Poly's rally to win by 14. A win badly needed by both teams, however only one can win and it was Reseda.