California High School Basketball - Western nipped by Valencia
(February 1, 2012: Placentia, CA 92870) The Valencia Tigers tipped the visiting Western Pioneers basketball team by a final score of 42-38 in Wednesday's league game.
In their next game, the Tigers face the Yorba Linda Mustangs (Yorba Linda, CA) in a Empire game, on Friday, February 3. Valencia will attempt to move on its 7-17 season record. The Mustangs enter the game with a 18-5 record after their 64-29 league win over Western (Anaheim, CA).
With the defeat, Western moves to 8-13 on the year. The Pioneers host Pacifica (Garden Grove, CA) to face the Mariners in a Empire game on Friday, February 3. The Mariners enter the game with a record of 15-8. Pacifica won 51-35 in their recent league game against Tustin (Tustin, CA)