The Red Hot Rams were Led by Shamar Wright’s 26 Points and 11 Rebound Effort
Murrieta Mesa coasted to a 90-34 victory over Hemet in game 2 of the King of the Hill Tournament. The Rams won their opening game 84-58 over Grand Terrace on on Tuesday. They face Temescal Canyon today at 3:00.
It was Shamar Wright that led Murrieta Mesa’s offense against the Bulldogs. The senior scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in the Rams lopsided victory. Twin brother Lamar pitched in another 18 points for Mesa.
The Rams also had a stellar defensive effort. Murrieta Mesa held the Bulldogs to just one point in the opening period and built up a 32-1 lead. The Rams made it 53-13 at the half and never looked back.
In other tournament action, the Southwestern league’s Vista Murrieta thrashed West Valley by a score of 72 – 33. The Broncos face Woodcrest Christian at 10;30 this morning.
Today’s Tournament Games
Vista Murrieta vs Woodcrest 10:30
Sultana vs Canyon Springs 12
Aliso Niguel vs Servite 1:30
Murrieta Mesa vs Temescal Canyon
Hemet vs Grand Terrace 4:30
Hillcrest vs Orange Vista 6
Santiago vs Bloomington 7:30
Photos By Trisha Sanders