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Final11/30/16

The Esperanza varsity basketball team won Wednesday's home tournament game against La Mirada by a score of 66-62.

Game Details: Canyon/Esperanza Tip Off Classic @ Esperanza HS

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
La Mirada132092062
Esperanza2212131966
Final score provided by M. Hill.
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Game Stats

La Mirada

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals62215042
1Nick Colosi (Jr)113475
11Brian Askew (Jr)52633
24Tai Hawkins (Jr)21250
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)1651631
5Joey Castanos (Sr)41250
Esperanza

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals66275946
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)34142654
21T. Kettering (Sr)104944
23Brandon Alpern (Sr)52450
24Jared Obermeier (Sr)31425
32Brendan Harrick (Jr)1251436
4Joey Larson (Sr)0010
44Garrett Poling (Sr)211100
La Mirada

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals41331
11Brian Askew (Jr)1333
24Tai Hawkins (Jr)010
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)2633
Esperanza

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals51050
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)1250
23Brandon Alpern (Sr)11100
24Jared Obermeier (Sr)1250
32Brendan Harrick (Jr)2540
La Mirada

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals173746
1Nick Colosi (Jr)3475
11Brian Askew (Jr)1333
24Tai Hawkins (Jr)11100
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)31030
5Joey Castanos (Sr)1250
Esperanza

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals224945
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)132454
21T. Kettering (Sr)4944
23Brandon Alpern (Sr)1333
24Jared Obermeier (Sr)020
32Brendan Harrick (Jr)3933
4Joey Larson (Sr)010
44Garrett Poling (Sr)11100
La Mirada

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals162467
1Nick Colosi (Jr)55100
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)44100
5Joey Castanos (Sr)22100
Esperanza

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals71258
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)5771
21T. Kettering (Sr)2450
44Garrett Poling (Sr)010
La Mirada

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals919289512
1Nick Colosi (Jr)25722
11Brian Askew (Jr)21
24Tai Hawkins (Jr)222
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)426112
5Joey Castanos (Sr)1112
Esperanza

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals11203181110
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)41115015
21T. Kettering (Sr)202361
23Brandon Alpern (Sr)156310
24Jared Obermeier (Sr)224030
32Brendan Harrick (Jr)112204
4Joey Larson (Sr)101000
44Garrett Poling (Sr)011000
La Mirada

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals3
35Daniel Cabrera (Jr)1
Esperanza

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals600120
0Kezie Okpala (Sr)30030
21T. Kettering (Sr)00020
23Brandon Alpern (Sr)00030
24Jared Obermeier (Sr)10010
32Brendan Harrick (Jr)20030

Game Story

California High School Basketball - Esperanza nips La Mirada

November 30, 2016: Anaheim, CA 92807

Esperanza Aztecs (Anaheim, CA) backers were in high spirits Wednesday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the visiting La Mirada Matadores (La Mirada, CA), 66-62 in a non-league bout.

With the win, Esperanza upgrades its record to 5-1 on the season. The Aztecs host Stockdale (Bakersfield, CA) to play the Mustangs in a non-league bout on Thursday, December 1. The Mustangs go into the bout with a record of 0-0.

Next up, the Matadores play the Stockdale Mustangs (Bakersfield, CA) in a non-league bout, on Friday, December 2. La Mirada will attempt to upgrade on its 1-1 season record. The Mustangs go into the bout with a 0-1 record after their 76-46 non-league loss to Esperanza (Anaheim, CA).

Players of the Game

La Mirada (16-17)

La Mirada has not selected any Players of the Game.

Esperanza (16-17)

Congratulations to #0 Kezie Okpala for being selected the Esperanza Basketball Player of the Game.

Rankings & Records

La Mirada (16-17)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
89489405421
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
22-610-27-16-39-2.786.8331,8851,553

Esperanza (16-17)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
6010797
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
31-36-017-07-27-1.9121.0002,2481,773

Team Scoring Averages

Season AveragesQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
La Mirada15.517.317.518.867.3
Esperanza15.016.516.817.866.1

Head-to-Head

  • Esperanza won on 11/30/2016
    11/30 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    La Mirada132092062
    Esperanza2212131966

    The La Mirada varsity basketball team lost Wednesday's away tournament game against Esperanza by a score of 66-62.

  • Esperanza won on 12/28/2016
    12/28 @ 6:50pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    La Mirada115181953
    Esperanza616191859

    The La Mirada varsity basketball team lost Wednesday's neutral tournament game against Esperanza by a score of 59-53.

Team Stat Comparison

La MiradaEsperanza
66.9Points Per Game66.2
33.2Rebounds Per Game34.7
12.5Assists Per Game10.5
8.4Steals Per Game8.8
2.5Blocks Per Game5.5

Team Leaders

La MiradaEsperanzaNational Avg.
#31 Shemar Morrow16.2Points Per Game#0 Kezie Okpala30.44.9
#31 Shemar Morrow9.3Rebounds Per Game#0 Kezie Okpala10.62.6
#5 Joey Castanos2.4Assists Per Game#21 Travis Kettering2.91.0
#31 Shemar Morrow1.6Steals Per Game#0 Kezie Okpala1.90.8
#31 Shemar Morrow0.7Blocks Per Game#0 Kezie Okpala2.10.3

Record Breakdown

La Mirada (16-17)

Esperanza (16-17)

22-6
Overall
31-3
10-2
League
6-0
1-2
Non-League
10-0
0-2
Head to Head
2-0
3-0
Common Opponent
3-0
7-1
Home
17-0
6-3
Away
7-2
9-2
Neutral
7-1
0-0
Playoff
5-2
22-6
In-State
28-2
0-0
Out-of-State
3-1