Southwest jumped out to an 18-4 first quarter lead and held on for a 45-35 victory over host South Miami Monday night. The Eagles (1-1) only scored three points in the second quarter as the Cobras pulled to within 21-10 at the half. South Miami (0-2) scored the first four points of the second half to cut the margin to seven before Southwest went on a seven point run. The Cobras narrowed the lead to six points in the final period before Angel Lara hit a two-pointer followed by a three-pointer with 2:20 left to put the nail in the coffin.
The scoring:
Alejandro Diaz 13
Angel Lara 8
Adrian Olivera 8
Justin Fernandez 5
Christopher Abreu 5
Ethan St. Prix 4
Roberth Hernandez 2


Dylan Jaxon scored 23 points to lead the junior varsity to a 68-28 rout of host South Miami. Josue De La Torre added 13 points for the Baby Eagles (1-1). The final 4:05 was played with a running clock once Southwest's lead reached 35 points.


Alejandro Diaz had 9 of his 13 points in the first quarter