HS Basketball: Rancho Christian Coasts to a 67-51 Victory over Rancho Verde to Advance to the CIF Southern California Regional Semifinals

The Eagles Isaiah Mobley Scores 27 Points & Grabs 13 Rebounds

Rancho Christian coasted to a 67-51 victory over Rancho Verde Saturday night to advance to the CIF Southern California Division 1 Regional Semifinals. The Eagles will face St. John Bosco this Tuesday.

The Eagles jumped out to a 20-5 lead in the first period but the Mustangs fought back to make it 28-17. Rancho Christian’s big third period when they out scored Rancho Verde 25-13 almost sealed the game. The Mustangs batted back to score 21 in the fourth but it was too little, too late for Rancho Verde. Final score; Eagles 67, Mustangs 51.

Isaiah Mobley led all scorers with 27 points and 13 rebounds. Younger brother Evan had 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds fpr the Eagles. Jordan Montgomery scored 10 points, Isaiah Knox 7 while KJ Redfield and Luke Turner added 3 points each for Rancho Christian.

Tory San Antonio scored 23 points to lead Rancho Verde. Jaxen Turner added 14 points and Sadiq Muhammad 4 for the Mustangs

St. John Bosco is 24-7 and beat Long Beach Poly 64-61 in their regional match.

Rancho Verde           5  12  13  21   51

Rancho Christian  20  8   25  14   67