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  • LeBlanc Jr. Scores 1000

  • SEQ Bows Out of NorCals

  • NorCal Playoffs Begin

  • SEQ Handles Serra

Bolanos’ Career Day Helps Sequoia Top Mills

The Cherokees got two big performances on Wednesday night when they hosted a scrappy Mills Vikings squad. One of them was from an expected source, and the other, maybe not so much. SR PG N’Jai LeBlanc Jr. continued his recent success with another 20-pt effort, but it was reserve SR G Matt Bolanos who hit […]

Sequoia Hands M-A First League Loss to Move Into a Tie for First

Sequoia hands M-A first league loss to move into a tie for first January 28, 2017, 05:00 AM By Terry Bernal Daily Journal Terry Bernal/Daily Journal Sequoia guard Zach Bene glides to the hoop Friday night in the Cherokees’ 68-58 win over Menlo-Atherton, deadlocking the two teams in a first-place tie in the PAL South Division. […]

SEQ Men Suffer First PAL Loss at Carlmont

Despite averaging over 80 points a game in PAL play, the Cherokees found it tough-going in front of a packed house at Carlmont’s Terry Stogner gymnasium Friday night. Boisterous student sections from both schools built a raucous atmosphere, and it appeared that for much of the game, Sequoia struggled to adjust. The Cherokees led by […]

Sequoia Overcomes Ejections, Foul Trouble to Blast Capuchino

A flurry of whistles might be about the only thing that can slow down the Sequoia Men’s basketball team these days, and even then, it seems unlikely. The Cherokees persevered through two ejections to the coaching staff and foul trouble for two of their most integral players in what eventually turned into another lopsided win, […]

LeBlanc Jr. Drops 28 on Former School Woodside

As if there wasn’t enough emotion in the air for Friday night’s rivalry matchup between Sequoia and Woodside, Cherokee SR PG N’Jai LeBlanc Jr. had the added weight of squaring off against the team he starred for as a freshman before transferring to Sequoia. Sequoia’s Senior leader was up to the task, and more. LeBlanc […]

Bene’s 24 pts Lead Cherokees Past Dons in PAL Opener

JR Forward Zach Bene scored a season-high 24 points and Sequoia used a 28-12 3rd quarter outburst to open a 30 pt lead on host Aragon before cruising to an 81-60 win in the PAL opener for both teams. SR PG N’Jai LeBlanc Jr. played an excellent floor game (18 pts, 5 reb, 6 asst […]

Lauese Too Much for Evergreen Valley; Men’s Hoops Now 7-0

The Cherokees have yet to play a game in their home gym, but have been true road warriors so far this season, and now sit at 7-0 after an 83-45 drubbing of Evergreen Valley on Tuesday night. JR Center Ziggy Lauese dominated the interior on both ends of the floor while JR Forward Kyle Pruhsmeier […]

Men’s Basketball Wins Piedmont Shootout, Now 6-0

The 2015-2016 season ended with a CCS semi-final loss at top-seeded Piedmont Hills, and the championship game of the Piedmont Shootout provided the chance for some redemption for Sequoia. The Cherokees exploded out of halftime, breaking open a close 3-point game with a 27-4 run and cruised to a 64-38 win, earning their second tournament […]

Men’s Basketball Beats Alisal, Wins Solis/Miles Tourney

The Cherokees took to the court this weekend In a tournament held annually by Alisal High School to celebrate the lives of two former Trojan players.The Solis/Miles Invitational provides an opportunity for the Salinas community to recognize and appreciate the families of Jose Solis and Vantory Miles, who each tragically lost their lives in separate automobile […]

Mens Basketball Rolls to Opening Routs of Salinas, Soledad

The new men’s basketball season may be only two games old, but Coach Fine Lauese already has the team looking like they are in mid-season form. The Cherokees crushed each of their first two opponents on the road, hammering Salinas 83-44 on Tuesday night before downing Soledad 68-22 in the opening round of the Solis/Miles […]