The Downey Elite boys basketball team won the seventh grade division championship after taking first place in the Open Gym Premier Kickoff Basketball Tournament held March 22-23 at American Sports Center in Anaheim. Downey Elite went undefeated in four games. The team includes Asst. Coach Fernando Gomez Sr., Fernando Gomez II, Coach Eddie Martinez, Junior Melendez, Elijah Hatfield, Jalen Manson, Asst. Coach Mark Manson, Reydecel Barragan (MVP), Calixtro Garcia, Eddie Martinez Jr., Alexander Duran, Gene Cajigas, Asst. Coach Eugene Cajigas and Brandon Gutierrez. Not pictured: Alejandro Gonzalez.
Published: April 3, 2014 - Volume 12 - Issue 51