OAKLAND — The Pleasant Valley High boys basketball team opened the Damian Lillard Classic with a 63-53 victory over Castro Valley Thursday in Oakland.
The Vikings owned a 43-40 lead heading into the final period then outscored Castro Valley 20-13 to close out the game.
Jake Kremer led PV with 21 points. Aaron Gomez tallied 12 and Ned Joyce finished with 11 for the Vikings. Both Joyce and Kremer hit three 3-pointers on the night.
PV (8-5) will play St. Joseph High of Santa Maria at 5:20 p.m. Friday in the winner’s bracket.