A delicious chocolate cake was the reward given to coach Larry Shelton of Downey High after his basketball team’s 47-38 victory over Paramount on Friday night, win No. 500 in his 34-year head coaching career for the Vikings.
Downey is off to a 9-1 start. His teams have won four league titles. He has been a dependable grinder in the tough San Gabriel Valley League.
Servite 58, West Torrance 26: On Monday, Andrew Cook scored 17 points and Tyler Small 16.
Santa Ana Mater Dei 69, Fairmont Prep 59: USC-bound Harrison Hornery made seven threes and finished with 30 points