The Chaffey men are headed to the championship round of the 2018 Chaffey Challenge today after defeating Long Beach last night 86-78. Chaffey avenged an earlier season loss to the Vikings at the Santa Ana Tourney 11/4. Last night, the Panthers played from the lead, got Long Beach in early foul trouble, won the rebounding battle and shot a season high 48 free throws. Darrion Willies shot for a season high 24 points and led the Panthers in rebounds and free throws.
Today, the CHP will take on Citrus, #7 in the state, in the championship game of the 2nd Annual Tournament. Just weeks ago, Chaffey beat Citrus in the finals of the Compton Tournament (65- 60) to take home their 2nd tournament championship of the season.