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Edison International Tournament
Results & Schedule For Semis--(Dec. 10, 1998)

Sure, we're running behind.  But there's only so much we can cover, and once again, better late than never.  This is a 16 team tournament which got underway on Tuesday and is being played at the Anaheim Convention Center. Here are the results from Tuesday:

Brea Olinda 62, Sonora 58-- Jerett Skrifvars made two free throws with seven seconds left to secure Brea Olinda's 62-58 victory over Sonora in an Edison International tournament first-round boys' basketball game Tuesday at the Anaheim Convention Center.  Neither team led by more than six points. With less than a minute remaining, , Sonora's Kurtis Levine sank two three-pointers to tie the score, 58-58.  After Kyle Dodd made two free throws for the Wildcats, Sonora missed a shot on its next possession.  Skrifvars then was fouled and stepped to the line, making both free throws for the Wildcats (1-1). 

Katella 59, Magnolia 48--Four Knights scored in double figures. Matt Tisthammer led with 16 points, Jim Troge and Robert Abercrombie had 12 apiece and Brandon Jordan scored 11. 

Newport Harbor 63, Canyon 45-- Newport Harpor was just too much for Canyon as Dustin Illingworth hit for 25 points.  Neil Hammad scored 13, and Ryan Romberg scored 12 for Canyon, but roger Hogan was held to just 3 on a single three-pointer.  Canyon was held to only 6 points in the thrid quarter and likewise Newport Harbor only scored 7 in the fourth.

Capistrano Valley 69, El Toro 47-- Mike Stowell (6'-4" Sr. SG/SF) scored 11 ponts, and J.J. Sola (6'-8" Sr. PF/C) scored 16, while Nate Hair (6'-4" Sr. SG/SF) scored 17 as Capo Valley hammered El Toro.

Cypress 53, Tustin 50-- We don't know any of the players from Cypress, but here's who scored for them: Un 12, Uyloan 11, Reid 3, Curry 5, Smith 8 and Stovall had 13.   For Tustin, Crabb had 5, Jackson 7, Collins 11, Cordoba 2, Chapman 13, Johnston 3, and Heyes 9.

Trabuco Hills 65, Servite 55-- Brandon Martin had 21 points and Brennan Martin hit 3 three pointers to lead Trabuco Hills.  Trabuco's other scorers were Casey 13, Castelton 2, Dudor 5, Fields 11, and Kieslich 4.   Servite was led by Hamilton with 12, Moore with 9, Lizan with 2, Rubacalda 1, Ponsford 6, Firedl 6, Morris 5, shea 4, aRanzan 5, and Bibolet 5.

Here's what's up today:

3:00 p.m. (championship quarterfinal)   Cypress v. Trabuco Hills
4:40 p.m. (championship  quarterfinal)  Newport Harbor v. Capistrano Valley
6:20 p.m. (championship  quarterfinal)  Los Alamitos v. Brea Olinda
8:00 p.m. (championship  quarterfinal)  Villa Park v. Katella

In the consolation quarterfinals at Katella High

6:00 p.m. Kennedy v. Sonora
7:30 p.m. Western v. Magnolia

In the consolation quarterfinals at Servite High:

6:00 p.m. El Toro v. Canyon
7:30 p.m. Tustin v. Servite 

The schedule for Friday at the Anaheim Convention Center:

3:00 p.m.-- Fifth place semifinal
4:45 p.m.--Fifth place semifinal
6:30 p.m. Champoinship semifinal
8:15 p.m. Championship semifinal

Since we don't have the brackets or the results, don't ask us who's playing in these games.  Oh, and if you're interested in seeing some of the consolation games, they'll be played at Katella High and Servite High Schools at 6:00 p.m. and 7:30 pm.

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