Hornets finish runners-up
BLYTHE — The Calipatria High boys’ basketball team wrapped up Desert League action on the road taking on Palo Verde Valley here Tuesday night.
The Hornets worked to defeat the Yellowjackets 61-49 to finish runners-up in DL play with a record of 4-2, behind Palo Verde’s 5-1.
For Calipatria, Izreal Tampubolon led with 20 points, four assists, three rebounds and seven steals, while Issac Perez had 18 points, 10 rebounds and two steals.
Also for the Hornets, Julian Medina had eight points and three rebounds, Hugo Cervantes had eight points and two rebounds, Cesar Romero had five points and one steal and Mike Parrish had two points and six rebounds.
Calipatria moves to 19-8 overall and 4-2 in DL and concludes the regular season at 7 p.m. Thursday traveling to face Brawley.