Varsity Boys Basketball vs ASU Prep

Tonight the Falcons hosted ASU Prep and won 70-60. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Ammar Ceman with 20 points. Travis Evans added 17 points and Tyler Pierre added 9 points. Scoring 26 points in the first quarter, the Falcons got off to a hot start on a very emotional senior night. “Tonight was really fun. The crowd was packed and we had a great student section. We will miss the leadership of our seniors but I’m glad they went out with a win.”

Varsity Boys Basketball at Valley Christian

Tonight the Falcons traveled to Valley Christian and lost 60-23. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Mason Torrez with 10 points. Starting the game on a 14-0 run, Valley Christian never looked back. “They are good, we played bad. Simple as that. Our guys competed the whole time, we just had a lot of trouble scoring.”

JV Boys Basketball at Valley Christian

Tonight the Falcons played the Valley Christian Trojans for their last game of the season. The final score was 81 to 31 with the Trojans winning. It was an up and down battle for the whole 32 minutes. Danny Hyun was the leading scorer with 10 points. Coach Pacitti – ” We had a very fun season and it sucks that it’s over because it went by so quick but all we can do now is get better for next season. We have a lot of guys returning next season so we expect to keep improving as a team.”

Varsity Boys Basketball at Casteel

Tonight the Falcons traveled to Casteel and lost 64-35. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Noah Farnsworth with 25 points. Travis Evans added 14 points. Casteel started the game on an 11-0 run, but the Falcons we get a little offense going before halftime, finishing the second quarter down 30-17. After halftime, the Falcons chipped the lead down to 7 points. Casteel would push back with 9 unanswered points on quick three pointers, putting the Falcons away for good. “We had the ball with a chance to really make the game tight, but we couldn’t capitalize. The kids played hard, but we came up short.”

Varsity Boys Basketball at Yuma Catholic

Tonight the Falcons hosted Yuma Catholic and lost 75-45. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Travis Evans with 11 points. Noah Farnsworth added 10 points. Down by 8 at the end of the third quarter, the Falcons held strong to trail by only 9 at halftime. A big third quarter from Yuma would be the end for the Falcons. “I loved our energy to start the game. In the end we just couldn’t stop their big kids. They wore us down.”

JV Boys Basketball at Yuma Catholic

Today the Falcons took on the Yuma Catholic Shamrocks. It was a very intense, high scoring affair. The Shamrocks took the win with a final score of 75 to 49. The leading scorers for the Falcons were Emir Hurtic and Danny Hyun with 11 points each. Coach Pacitti – ” Despite the final score, I’m actually happy with how the guys competed tonight. We did all of the right things, we just couldn’t get our shots to fall but it was clear how much progress we’ve made through this season. “

Varsity Boys Basketball at Fountain Hills

Tonight the Falcons traveled to Fountain Hills and lost 72-49. Leading scorer for the Falcons was Ammar Ceman with 13 points. Travis Evans had 10 points and Mason Torrez added 9 points. Down 16-14 at the end of the first quarter, the Falcons went cold in the second quarter only scoring 7 points. “We didn’t make any shots for a stretch in the second quarter and you can’t do that against the #2 team in the state. We did a lot of nice things tonight but came up short.”