California High School Basketball - Rio Mesa topped by VenturaDecember 20, 2018: Oxnard, CA 93036
The Ventura Cougars basketball team scored 45 points and restricted the host Rio Mesa Spartans to 37 in the Cougars league victory on Thursday.
The Cougars now sport a 7-7 record. They put it on the line next when they host JW North for a non-league contest on Wednesday, January 2. Ventura will battle a Huskies team coming off a 62-30 non-league win over St. Pius X-St. Matthias Academy (Downey, CA). The Huskies record now stands at 12-2.
The Spartans (7-8) will now prepare for their contest against Simi Valley (Simi Valley, CA). The Pioneers come into the non-league contest with a 8-8 record. In their last contest, Simi Valley prevailed over Westlake (Westlake Village, CA), 83-65, in a non-league contest.