All Stars repeat for second intramural title

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The All Stars show off their new T-shirts after winning the McNary High School intramural basketball league title for the second year in a row. Back row: Tyler Rowland, Israel Saldana, Austin Wilson, Lionel Segura, and Dominique Sandoval. Front row: Jason Aguilar and Daniel Marquez. (KEIZERTIMES/Eric A. Howald)

The All Stars show off their new T-shirts after winning the McNary High School intramural basketball league title for the second year in a row. Back row: Tyler Rowland, Israel Saldana, Austin Wilson, Lionel Segura, and Dominique Sandoval. Front row: Jason Aguilar and Daniel Marquez. (KEIZERTIMES/Eric A. Howald)

By ERIC A. HOWALD
Of the Keizertimes

In the early minutes of the Celtic All Stars’ championship match with the Eloys in the final round of the intramural basketball season last week, the basketball team’s ability to repeat as the league champions might have been in question.

Five minutes into the game, however, the All Stars had staged a comeback and retained a comfortable lead that was capped by a 9-0 run in the game’s final minutes and a 41-33 victory.

“We had our eyes on the prize the whole two weeks, but we also didn’t get too cocky,” said All Star Jason Aguilar.


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