Lone Pine Boys basketball wins the league title
The Golden Eagles magical season continues with a championship clinching win over Desert High School. The 58-44 win at Edwards Air Force Base moves Lone Pine to 13-0 in Desert Mountain League play and 22-2 overall. Center Brad Greene returned from injury providing a huge lift. Greene scored a team high 26 points and pulled down 19 rebounds including 8 offensive boards. Greene had been out with injury, but now rejoins the team at this pivotal time. Lone Pine wraps up the regular seasons Thursday at Silver Valley then begins the post season the following week. This week Lone Pine is ranked #8 in the CIF Southern Section Division 5A poll. Lone Pine is the top public school in the top 16 poll….and the only public school in the poll.
Lone Pine 58
Brad Greene 26 points, 19 rebounds, 6 blocks, Garrett Sullivan 11 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals. Preston Huerta 8 points, 3 rebounds. Ryan Cappello 7 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds, 3 steals. Kishan Bhakta 2 points, 4 assists, 3 rebounds, Bryce Scott 2 points. Adrian Gonzalez 2 points.
Photo by Gary Young