California High School Basketball - Mendota tops AvenalJanuary 16, 2018: Avenal, CA 93204
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Mendota Aztecs (Mendota, CA) and the host Avenal Buccaneers (Avenal, CA), saw Mendota's basketball squad knock off Avenal by a count of 48-40.
With the victory, Mendota upgrades its record to 13-7 on the campaign. The Aztecs host Firebaugh (Firebaugh, CA) to play the Eagles in a West Sierra challenge on Friday, January 19. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 12-8. Firebaugh won 58-37 in their recent league challenge against Tranquillity (Tranquillity, CA)
Next up, the Buccaneers play the Dos Palos Broncos (Dos Palos, CA) in a West Sierra challenge, on Friday, January 19. Avenal will attempt to upgrade on its 8-5 season record. The Broncos come into the challenge with a 2-12 record after their 59-39 league loss to Coalinga (Coalinga, CA).