Independence boys advance at Garces Holiday Tournament
Falcons defense tough in rout of Burroughs
Last Updated: 139 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - D.J. Reed and Derek Check led a stout defensive effort in the team's 53-31 win over Ridgecrest Burroughs Wednesday afternoon in the Garces Holiday Hoops Challenge.
The Falcons full-court press helped give them a double-digit lead at the intermission on its way to the victory.
Independence took an 11-2 lead in the first quarter after three steals led to baskets and setting the tone for the remainder of the afternoon.
Independence takes on Fresno Washington-Union in a quarterfinal game Thursday night at 8:45.
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