Katin Reinhardt and Xavier Johnson took care of business in the first round of the CIF Southern Section tournament on Friday, scoring 17 points a peice as Mater Dei rolled to a 79-34 win over Chaparral.
After keeping it close at 23-17 through one quarter, Chaparral just could not keep up with the defending state champions. The Monarchs outscored them 21-4 in the second quarter, dealing the knockout blow.
Elijah Brown, son of Lakers coach Mike Brown, scored 13 points on 3 three-pointers while Stanley Johnson scored 8 in the win.
Mater Dei will play Palmdale on Tuesday at 7pm.