The Villanova Wildcats recently won the Ojai Valley Classic Tournament. This year’s team includes: coach Rod Smith (back row from left), coach Carson Brown, Jacky Wu, Jeffrey Luo, Noah Cohan, Mark Roberts, Henry Ying, manager Sammy McColgan and head coach Jon Wyers; Kolby Ramirez (bottom row from left), Vincent Xie, Kyle Wang, Eastin Bartholio, Alex Rios and Derek Ding. Not pictured are Jacob Greenspan and Ryan Pierson. (photo submitted)
Mike Miller, Ojai Valley New sports editor
For the second time in three years, the Villanova Prep boys’ basketball team has won the Ojai Valley Classic Tournament. After dropping their first four games of the season, the Wildcats enjoyed the comforts of home and claimed their title thanks to their solid all-around play.