California High School Basketball - Independence over Homestead
(January 2, 2009: Cupertino, CA 95014) Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Independence 76ers (San Jose, CA) and the host Homestead Mustangs (Cupertino, CA), saw Independence's basketball squad knock off Homestead by a score of 43-31.
With the victory, Independence improves its record to 10-3 on the campaign. The 76ers host Hill (San Jose, CA) to battle the Falcons in a Santa Teresa challenge on Tuesday, January 6. The Falcons come into the challenge with a record of 2-7. Hill lost 44-42 in their recent non-league challenge against Gilroy (Gilroy, CA)
Next up, the Mustangs battle the Monta Vista Matadors (Cupertino, CA) in a El Camino challenge, on Tuesday, January 6. Homestead will attempt to improve on its 3-8 season record. The Matadors come into the challenge with a 6-8 record after their 71-50 non-league loss to Westmont (Campbell, CA).