Damien got out early and cruised to a 78-44 victory over Arlington in Tuesday’s Rumble for Rosecrans tournament game.
The Spartans led 42-18 at the break, and never got challenged.
Xavier Clinton hit four 3-pointers, and he finished with 22 points.
Fifteen of Eli Garner’s 21 points came from behind the 3-point line.
Lincoln Liggins led Arlington and all scorers with 24 points, including a pair of 3’s.
Lucas Arrieta contributed 11 points, and Elijah Smith had eight.
Up next: The Spartans face Villa Park tonight (Wednesday) at 8.
The Spartans (2-0) have victories over Wilson and Glendora.
Damien scoring: Xavier Clinton 22, Eli Garner 21, Lucas Arrieta 11, Elijah Smith 8, Youssef Farag 4, Nate Garcia 4, JC Corneille 2, Jacob Allen 2, Jayden Avina 1.
Records: Damien (2-0); Arlington (1-1)
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