St. Francis Defeats Spartans, 50-36

Photo by Eric Danielson / Outlook Valley Sun
Michael Herrick scored six points and grabbed five rebounds in the Spartans’ 50-36 loss against St. Francis last Saturday.

The St. Francis varsity boys’ basketball team continues to own the bragging rights in the city with a 50-36 victory over host La Cañada High School in a nonleague contest last Saturday.
The Spartans trailed by only three at the half, 27-24, but struggled offensively in the final two quarters, adding only 12 points to the board.
St. Francis extended its winning streak over its local rival to four games. La Cañada last defeated the Golden Knights in 2016.
Ty Reynolds led LCHS with 13 points and Jacob Lee added eight points. Michael Harrick turned in an all-around solid performance with six points, five rebounds and three assists. Jack Stroben contributed five rebounds and three assists, David Garland finished with two points and five rebounds, Jack Reynolds netted three points, and Jacob Pastor and Brady Ransom each had two points.
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St. Francis Edges La Cañada in Battle of Foothill Blvd.

The St. Francis varsity boys’ basketball team won the Battle of Foothill Blvd. by defeating local rival La Cañada, 52-50, in a nonleague game last Friday.
The Golden Knights (12-2 overall record) limited the opposition to only 16 points in the first half, allowing them to build a 13-point lead after two quarters of play. Continue reading “St. Francis Edges La Cañada in Battle of Foothill Blvd.”