California High School Basketball - St. Bernard holds off VenturaDecember 31, 2010: Playa del Rey, CA 90293
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the St. Bernard Vikings (Playa del Rey, CA) and the visiting Ventura Cougars (Ventura, CA), saw St. Bernard's basketball squad hold off Ventura by a score of 55-49.
With the victory, St. Bernard improves its record to 9-6 on the campaign. The Vikings host Etiwanda (Etiwanda, CA) to play the Eagles in a non-league challenge on Saturday, January 8. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 11-2.
Next up, the Cougars play the San Marcos Royals (Santa Barbara, CA) in a Channel challenge, on Tuesday, January 4. Ventura will attempt to improve on its 8-7 season record. The Royals come into the challenge with a 2-10 record after their 43-33 non-league loss to St. Bonaventure (Ventura, CA).