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Warriors rout Rio Vista 83-48
Thomas scores 20 points in
Warrior victory

Express sports

The week started out with a disappointing loss but ended with a big win as the Winters High School varsity boys basketball team went 1-1 last week. Winters hosted two non-league games last week starting with a 49-35 loss to Vacaville Christian on Wednesday, Dec. 14.
The Warriors played even with the Falcons in a fast-paced first period that ended with the Warriors down by just one at 11-10. But the second period belonged to the Falcons as they out scored Winters 17-7 to take a 28-17 halftime lead.
The Warriors were outscored again in the third 13-6 and then made an attempt to come back in the fourth out scoring the Falcons 12-8 but it wasn’t enough. Daniel Carrion led the Warriors with 10 points. Kyle Thomas scored 6 points. Alec Matheson scored 5 points. Sammy Gonzales scored 4 points, Ozcar Sanchez, Thomas Kakutani, Abel Herrera, Ehsan Fazel and Tyler Berry each scored 2 points for the Warriors. Gonzales and Matheson each grabbed 6 rebounds for the Warriors.
Winters came back to the court on Friday, Dec. 16, and beat the visiting Rio Vista Rams convincingly with an 83-48 score. The Warriors led from start to finish led by the scoring of Thomas who put in 20 points to lead the team and had four steals. Enrico Ditta scored 10 points.
Daniel Carrion, Sanchez and Fazel each scored 8 points. Sanchez also had nine rebounds and four assists. Matheson scored 7 points. Anthony Carrion, Berry and Gonzales each scored 6 points, while Adrian Nieto each scored 2 points and Kakutani scored 2 points and had seven assists.