JV Boys Basketball vs Casteel HS

Today the Falcons faced off against the Casteel Colts. The first quarter was very competitive ending with a score of 16 -13. In the second and third quarter the Falcons fell apart, allowing Casteel to get up by 40 points. The game ended 80-30 in favor of the colts. The leading scorer for the Falcons was John Sanchez with 11 points. ” We got killed in transition all game long. In the fourth quarter the guys played great. They fought very hard and I’m proud of them for finishing the game strong. ” – Coach Pacitti

JV Boys Basketball vs Yuma Catholic

Today the Falcons took on the Shamrocks from Yuma Catholic. This game was very physical from beginning to end. The Shamrocks ended up winning this game with a final score of 56 to 22. The leading scorer for the Falcons was Jay Brodeur with 9 points. ” We had a lot of trouble executing on offense today and played really bad defense. In the final quarter, I gave the kids a couple of goals to accomplish for the rest of the game and they got every single one of them so that was good. We’re still looking to steal another game before this season is over. ” – Coach Pacitti

Varsity Boys Basketball vs Fountain Hills

Tonight the Falcons hosted Fountain Hills and lost 41-28. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Noah Farnsworth with 11 points. Leading by 7 after the first quarter, turnovers and missed shots would doom the Falcons. A quick run by Fountain Hills would push their lead to 7 points and it only grew from there. “The defensive game plan worked great. Turnovers and bad shots killed us tonight.”

JV Boys Basketball vs Fountain Hills

Tonight the North Pointe Prep Falcons were bested by a score of 93-25 by the Fountain Hills Falcons. The game was very lopsided right from the start because North Pointe came out slow and played lazy. At halftime we tried to regroup and get back to Falcon style basketball but our efforts were shutdown as the other team played much more disciplined. The Falcons leading scorer was Jesse Gonzalez with 10 points. “There isn’t much we can do after a loss like this, it drains the energy of the team and the coaches. The best we can do is forget about it and strive to play better in our next game.” -Coach Pinches

Varsity Boys Basketball defeats ASU Prep

Tonight the Falcons hosted ASU Prep and won 48-19. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Travis Evans with 13 points. Joe Soriano added 10 points and Noah Farnsworth added 8 points. Leading the whole way, the Falcons never allowed ASU Prep to get close. In fact, allowing only 19 points on defense broke the previous school record for lowest total points allowed in a game. “We came out with great energy and really played well in the first quarter. Whenever we have a great start, we usually finish strong.”