Nevada high school basketball scores Dec. 29, 2022

Nevada high school basketball scores Dec. 29, 2022

Thursday’s top high school basketball picks:


Jake Bevacqua, The Meadows: The senior guard scored 22 points to help the Mustangs advance to the championship game of the Desert Holiday Classic with a 76-53 win over Mission Viejo (Calif.).

Josiah Cunningham, Coronado: The junior guard scored 22 points in the Cougars’ 74-66 win over Bishop O’Dowd (Calif.) in The Holiday Classic.

Qualib Ghallab, Chaparral: The sophomore forward scored 16 points and added 17 rebounds, eight assists and five blocks in the Cowboys’ 80-48 win over Eldorado in the Las Vegas Prep championship.

Jay Haylock, Foothill: The senior guard scored 24 points as the Falcons defeated Del Norte (Calif.) 79-78 in triple overtime at The Holiday Classic.

Amir McDaniels, Cimarron-Memorial: The senior forward scored 24 points to lead the Spartans to a 74-61 victory against Steele Canyon (Calif.) in The Holiday Classic.


Alabama Nieves, Legacy: The sophomore guard scored 16 points in the Longhorns’ 52-45 loss to McFarland (Calif.).

Mya Ruiz, Bishop Gorman: The junior guard held the Gaels close with 13 points in their 74-64 loss to South Pasadena (Calif.).

Ashley Saxton, Silverado: The senior guard hit seven 3-pointers, finishing with 32 points and eight rebounds in the Skyhawks’ 64-49 loss to Las Vegas.

Morgan Sweet, Tech: Scoring almost all of her team’s points, the junior center scored 10 points while adding 11 rebounds in the Roadrunners’ 54-14 loss to Shadow Hills (Calif.).

Harmony Warren, Sunrise Mountain: The senior guard had 19 points in the Miners’ 47-16 win over Southwest SD (Calif.).

Thursday’s results


Chaparral 80, Eldorado 48

Cimarron-Memorial 74, Steele Canyon (Calif.) 61

Downey (Calif.) 63, Canyon Springs 49

Green Valley 71, Cheyenne 69, OT

Virgin Valley 63, McFarland (Calif.) 55

Clark 58, Bonita Vista (Calif.) 49

Faith Lutheran 59, Punahou I-AA (Hawaii) 45

Foothill 79, Del Norte (Calif.) 78, 3OT

St. Margaret’s (Calif.) 52, Boulder City 41

The Meadows 76, Mission Viejo (Calif.) 53

Centennial 78, Sunny Hills (Calif.) 73

Artesia (NM) 50, Spring Valley 47

Lincoln (Calif.) 70, Shadow Ridge 41

Las Vegas 74, Basic 44

55 Arbor View, St. Joseph (California) 53

Duncanville (Texas) 83, Bishop Gorman 72

Coronado 74, Bishop O’Dowd (Calif.) 66

SLAM Academy 65, Sloan Canyon 61


King’s Academy (Calif.) 45, Liberty 34

Shadow Hills (Calif.) 54, Tech 14

Needles 33, Boulder City 20

McFarland (Calif.) 52, Heritage 45

South Pasadena (Calif.) 74, Bishop Gorman 64

Beckman (Calif.) 45, Palo Verde 35

Olympian (Calif.) 67, Clark 44

Las Vegas 64, Silverado 49

Sunrise Mountain 47, Southwest SD (California) 16

Sierra Vista 43, Torrance (California) 22

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