Alameda Youth Basketball
Wind River Red Dragons 43, Orange Warriors 31: On Jan. 20, the Red Dragons defeated the Warriors behind Kurt Landers Jr.'s game-high 18 points and 13 rebounds. The Dragons dominated the offensive glass and had key rebounds pulled down by Max Davis, John Atases, and Joe Gibbons for a team total of 36 rebounds. J.C. Conover and Kobe Kiener each had four steals. Offensively, point guards Kiener and Jaylin Holt put the game out of reach with a combined for 15 points. For the Warriors, clutch shooting by guards Dillon Ravan and Finn Banbury kept hope alive, but it wasn't enough to contain the streaking Dragons.
McGees Red Blazers 17, Black Magic 14: On Jan. 19 the McGees Red Blazers outdistanced the Black Magic in a defensive battle. Charles Tharp led all scorers with multiple fast break baskets. Dylan Manabat's rebounding led the Blazer fast breaks, aided by the quick hands of Nathan Yee and Eddie Onaga. Point guard Sam Davis pumped scored seven points to seal the victory. For the Black Magic, Nate Stackler and Kyle Spaulding kept the game close throughout.