‘The Mid’ Area Basketball Round Ups
Rosemead 55 La Puente 11 (12-2)
The Lady Panthers got 18 points from Bridget Phu and 13 from Amy Iem as they cruised to an easy victory last Monday night over the Warriors. Iem also contributed six steals and three blocks as Rosemead held La Puente scoreless in the first quarter.
Gabrielino 79 San Gabriel 39 (12-3)
This crosstown battle was dominated by the Eagles as they put four different players in double figures to get the win. Eli Peters scored 22 points, Grant Kirchhoff 20, Bryan Phan 15 (10-of-12 from the foul line), and Brendan Lam added 12.
El Monte 42 Vaughn 33 (12-5)
The Lions off to their best start in over a decade cruised to their sixth win of the season thanks to a strong defense and Edward Dominguez’s 14 points and 11 rebounds. El Monte also got 11 points and 5 boards from Justin Lam
South El Monte 68 Alhambra 65 (12-6)
The Eagles used an 18-8 run in the third quarter to get separation and hold on for the victory against the Moors at home. Eduardo Hernandez led South with 18 points, 12 rebounds and three assists. Marcos Lopez and Alex Ortiz each added 12 points in the win.