By Ryan Menzie
Signal Sports Writer
The Canyon Cowboys girls’ basketball team traveled to Phoenix for the Nike Tournament of Champions that began Saturday. The Cowboys found great success and finished 3-1 in the tournament with their only loss being the first game.
The Cowboys’ only loss came against McClintock, a 40-39 loss with Genesis Gonzalez leading the way with 16 points and Jose Regez finishing with 12 rebounds.
The Cowboys would then go on a three-game win streak, starting with a 68-30 win against Pueblo on Monday. Regez led the way again with a double-double (18 points and 11 rebounds) while also contributing five assists and three steals. Aaliyah Garcia finished with 18 points.
On Tuesday, the Cowboys continued their dominance with a 60-54 win against Valley View with Regez and Garcia finishing with 20 points apiece.
In their final game, the Cowboys beat Chibola 45-41. Gonzalez scored 15 points and Garcia added 12 points.
The Cowboys are now 12-3 overall and 3-0 in the Foothill League.