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Williams Vikings boys basketball defeats Rock Point, Grand Canyon
Team loses close match with El Capitan Eagles, 44-42, Jan. 5

Kevin Nunez shoots the ball while fending off Veritas defense in Epic New Year's Classic in Chandler Dec. 30. (Marilyn R. Sheldon/WGCN)

Kevin Nunez shoots the ball while fending off Veritas defense in Epic New Year's Classic in Chandler Dec. 30. (Marilyn R. Sheldon/WGCN)

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The Williams boys basketball team has added a few more wins under their belt.

The Viking boys narrowly lost to El Capitan Jan. 5, 44-42. Danny Siegfried scored five 3-pointers and a total of 17 points for the team. Nickoli Cody scored four 3-pointers and a total of 16 points.

The team defeated Rock Point Jan. 6, 63-48. Cody scored a 3-pointer and a total of 17 points. Siegfried scored three 3-pointers and a total of 14 points. JP Echeverria scored three 3-pointers and a total of 11 points.

The boys then grabbed an easy win against Grand Canyon Jan. 7, 61-39.

The team pulled off a clutch win at the Epic New Year’s Classic in Chandler Dec. 30.

They entered the finals for third place in the platinum bracket in the match up against Veritas Prep. They cruised to a 47-29 victory, and finished the tourney with a 3-1 record.

The Vikings will hit the road to play Ash Fork at their upcoming senior night, Jan. 13. They then travel to Fredonia Jan. 14 and Joseph City Jan. 17.

They return to Williams Jan. 20 to face El Capitan again at 4:30 p.m.

Marilyn R. Sheldon contributed to this article.

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