Jan 12, 2016
The Diablo Valley men's and women's teams notched important wins over visiting Santa Rosa Tuesday night in the Big 8.
The Vikings women won a thriller 68-67 on a 3-point basket at the buzzer by CC Cuneo of Northgate, improving to 3-0 in the conference.
Freshman Jojuan Carrington led the Vikings with 26 points and nine rebounds, and Brandy Williams added 13 points and nine boards.
The Vikings men earned a confidence-boosting 61-52 triumph over Santa Rosa, improving to 2-1 in the Big 8 and staying right on heels of first-place Cosumnes Oaks (3-0).
Remy Dillard paced the balanced Vikings with 13 points and Reggie Arthur-Mixon and Spencer Clark had 12 points apiece. The Vikings continue to play tremendous defense.
Overall, it was an exciting five-day stretch for the Vikings. The men's and women's teams both swept back-to-back home games, also including besting American River on Friday.