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Long Beach Basketball Roundup

Boys Basketball

Wilson def. Lakewood 73-63

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Windward def. Long Beach Poly 65-57

The Jackrabbits fell in the semifinal of the Bosco Basketball Classic despite 14 points from Malik Salahuddin and 13 points from Justin Rene. Poly will face Bosco in the third-place game on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at Bosco.

Cabrillo def. Jordan 72-65

The Jaguars got 27 points from Eric King and Isaiah Hill off the bench, and were led by Sirjohn Hardiman’s 24 points and eight rebounds.

“We finally played a complete game,” Cabrillo first-year coach Kyles Hawkins said. “All of the positives were connecting tonight.”

Cabrillo (1-1) will host Lakewood on Monday.

Girls Basketball

Lakewood def. Wilson 57-18

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Mike Guardabascio
An LBC native, Mike Guardabascio has been covering Long Beach sports professionally for 13 years, with his work published in dozens of Southern California magazines and newspapers. He's won numerous awards for his writing as well as the CIF Southern Section’s Champion For Character Award, and is the author of three books about Long Beach history.