#1 - Seahawks Win Season Opener 75 - 72!
survived 2 overtimes and late foul trouble to defeat Reedley
College 75-72 on Saturday night. Playing on the
road, the Seahawks (1-0) led 32-25 at halftime.
A late Reedley (0-2) surge evened things at 63 apiece
at the end of regulation. Then, the score was tied
at 68 after the 1st OT. Two late Free-throws by
Aaron Mayfield put the game away for Cabrillo in the 2nd
OT. Sophomore guard Jon Fontenberry led the Seahawks
with 14 points and Joe Atang added 12 in a game that saw
9 Cabrillo players score at least 5 points.
#2 - Hawks Knock Off #9 Santa Rosa
(2-0) defeated #9 Santa Rosa JC 75-73 in overtime on Tuesday
night. Sophomore guard Jon Fontenberry made a 3-pointer
as time expired to cap an 8-0 Cabrillo run to close the
game. Fontenberry led all scorers with 20 points,
Mike Scott scored 19 (including 4 in OT) and Kevin Dyess
added 15 points.
Rosa (2-2) had jumped out to a 6 point lead at 73-67 with
2:47 remaining in overtime before Cabrillo's Mike Scott
took over. The sophomore forward beat his man and
powered the ball in for Cabrillo's first points of the
OT. Then, after the Seahawks forced a SRJC turnover,
he got the ball on the inside again, was fouled, and made
2 Free-Throws to pull Cabrillo within 2. On the
ensuing possession Scott made a key defensive play, blocking
a Santa Rosa shot attempt and sparking a fast break that
ended with Cabrillo getting fouled and making 1 free-throw
with 59 seconds remaining. A couple of posessions
with Santa Rosa still clinging on to a 1-point lead, 73-72,
a stifling Cabrillo defense forces a shot-clock violation
to set up the final play. With 6 seconds on the
clock, Cabrillo gets the ball to Fontenberry who brings
the ball the length of the court before getting a tough
shot from behind the arc to go in as the buzzer sounded!
was an action-packed game the whole way. After a
see-saw 1st half, Cabrillo was ahead 40-39. Then,
the Seahawks controlled the first 9 minutes of the 2nd
half, making 16-5 run to lead by 12. However, 9th-ranked
Santa Rosa fought back using their quickness and shooting
ability (9 3-pointers in the game) to take a 58-56 lead
with about 6 minutes to go. Cabrillo quickly regained
the lead and a putback by sophomore center Igor Fishbeyn
put the Seahawks ahead 67-64 with 16 seconds left.
However, Santa Rosa's Jerome hit his 4th 3-point shot
of the game to tie things up at 67, forcing OT.
# 3 - Cabrillo Falls in Double OT, 76 - 73
2005-2006 season is only 3 games old for Cabrillo and
the Seahawks have already played 5 overtime periods!
However, this time things didn't turn out as well as they
did the first two times... Cabrillo lost 76-73 to Feather
River College (1-2) in the 1st-Round of the Columbia Tournament.
After winning their last game with a 3-pointer at the
buzzer, this time a game-tying 3-point attempt missed
the mark. The
Seahawks (2-1) had a balanced scoring attack with four
players in double digits. Igor Fishbeyn ledCabrillo
with 17 points. Jon Fontenberry scored 16 points,
Aaron Patterson had 13 and Mike Scott added 12.
#4 - Seahawks Lose 75 - 64 to Columbia
the first time this season Cabrillo did not play overtime.
Unfortuneatly, once the buzzer sounded after the regulation
40 minutes had been played, the Seahawks had lost to host
Columbia College 75-64. Cabrillo (2-2) was led by
Mike Scott, who hit three 3-point shots and scored 22
points. Jon Fontenberry scored 16 points while making
#5 - Butte Sneaks Past Cabrillo 61 - 59
the opening round of The Chevron Tournament at Diablo
Valley College, Butte defeated Cabrillo 61-59. The
Seahawks (2-3) were led by Mike Scott's 25 points while
Igor Fishbeyn added 10. Cabrillo is set to take
on #12 Los Medanos tomorrow (Saturday) at 2:00 p.m.
Los Medanos lost 77-67 to Feather River.
# 6 - #12 Los Medanos Prevails 59 - 56
the consolation round of The Chevron Tournament at Diablo
Valley College, #12 Los Medanos College (5-3) defeated
Cabrillo 59-56. The Seahawks came back from an 8-point
halftime deficit to lead by as many as 7 points in the
2nd half. However, Los Medanos fought back with a late
run to earn the victory. Jon Fontenberry's 21 points led
the Seahawks (2-4) while Mike Scott added 12.
#7 - 'Hawks Hammer Lassen in 1st-Round 76 - 48
Cabrillo opened their annual tournament with a 76-48 victory
over Lassen College on Friday night. The Seahawks
led 35-21 at halftime and by as many as 31 points in the
2nd half. Cabrillo finished off the Cougars with
a 20-8 run in the final 8 minutes of the game. Cabrillo
(3-4) used a balanced offensive attack and a typically
strong defensive effort to move on to the semi-finals. Eleven Seahawks scored in the contest
led by sophomore forward Mike Scott's 23 points.
Freshmen guard Aaron Patterson scored 14 points and sophomore
guard Jon Fontenberry added 11.
#8 - DeAnza Comeback Beats Cabrillo 62-54
In the semi-finals Cabrillo lost 62-54 to eventual tournament
champion DeAnza College. The Seahawks (3-5) led
by 6 points at the half, 33-27, and by as many as 11 early
in the 2nd half. However, DeAnza (6-4) used their
quickness and five 2nd-half 3-pointers to make the comeback.
Joe Atang came off the bench to lead Cabrillo with 14
points and Mike Scott added 13. DeAnza forward Kurt
Darrell led all scorers with 18 points for the Dons.
#9 - Seahawks Cruise 65 - 44 to Take 3rd Place!
Cabrillo beat Merritt College 65-44 on Sunday to finish
3rd in the Cabrillo College Classic. The Seahawks
again showed that they are among the best defensive teams
in the state, holding Merritt to 18 points in the 1st
half and only 44 for the whole game. Cabrillo led
29-18 at the half, pushed the lead to 20 early in the
2nd half and never looked back. Seahawk guard Jon
Fontenberry led all scorers with 23 points while Mike
Scott added 16.
#10 - 'Hawks Open Hartnell Tourn. with a 57 - 50 Victory
over Cuesta College
In the first round of the Hartnell Gold Coast Classic,
Cabrillo defeated Cuesta 57-50. Mike Scott led 3
Seahawks in double figures with 19 points. Aaron
Patterson added 11 points and Jon Fontenberry chipped
in 10. The victory puts Cabrillo in a semi-final
match-up tonight at 8:00 pm versus Chabot College.
The 'Hawks boast the #4 scoring defense in the state,
holding opponents to just over 62 ppg.
#11 - Cabrillo to Play for 3rd after Losing A Nailbiter
to Chabot 63 - 62
Chabot narrowly defeated Cabrillo 63-62 in the semi-finals
of the Hartnell Gold Coast Classic tournament on Friday
night. Sophomore forward Mike Scott had 17 points
to lead Cabrillo. Jon Fontenberry and Igor Fishbeyn
also scored in double figures with 14 and 10 respectively.
#12 - Merced Slips Past Cabrillo 67 - 65
In yet another game that came down to the wire, Cabrillo
lost 67-65 to Merced College in the 3rd-place game of
the Hartnell Gold Coast Classic on Saturday. The
Seahawks, who played the game without 2nd-leading scorer
Jon Fontenberry, were led by Igor Fishbeyn's 17 points.
Jeff Scott added 16 points and Aaron Patterson chipped
in with 12. The
'Hawks have played better than their 5-7 record might
indicate, with 5 of their 7 losses coming by 3 points
or less. Cabrillo boasts the state's 5th-best defense,
holding opponents to just under 63 ppg.
#13 - 'Hawks Downed by #1 Siskiyous 78 - 63
College of the Siskiyous (13-1) battled back from a first-half
deficit to defeat Cabrillo 78-63 on Friday night.
Cabrillo led most of the first half, the score was tied
at halftime and Siskiyous was only ahead by 4 points with
3:54 remaining in the game. Jon Fontenberry led
the Seahawks with 17 points. Aaron Patterson scored
13 and Mike Scott added 10.
#14 - Alameda defeats Cabrillo 74 - 66
#15 - 'Hawks Cruise Past Canada 75-57
Cabrillo defeated Canada College 75-57 on Thursday, Dec.
22. Jon Fontenberry and Aaron Patterson each scored
18 points to lead the Seahawks while Jeff Scott added
#16 - 'Hawks Finish '05 With Solid Win at Butte
Patterson scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to
lead the Seahawks to a 65-51 victory at Butte College.
Joe Atang added 12 points while Kevin Dyess and Jon Fontenberry
each scored 10 points respectively.
#17 - Cabrillo Wins 3rd Straight 79-66
Seahawks opened up Coast Conference play with a 79-66
road victory against Gavilan College. Cabrillo (8-9)
was led by Mike Scott's 20 points. Jeff Scott scored
17 points while Aaron Patterson added 16.
#18 - #7 San Jose Slips Past Cabrillo 65-64
dropped a 65-64 decision on the road Saturday versus 7th-ranked
San Jose City College. Down by 12 early in the 2nd
half, Cabrillo (8-10, 1-1) came roaring back to take the
lead with 6:30 to go. It was a back and forth game
the rest of the way and a 3-point attempt by Cabrillo
missed it's mark at the buzzer. Four Seahawks scored
in double figures, led by Aaron Patterson's 19 points.
Jon Fontenberry scored 16, Mike Scott had 13 and Jeff
Scott added 12. San Jose (18-4, 1-1) was led by
Roger Craig's 26 points.
#19 - 'Hawks Outlast DeAnza 91-87 in OT
Scott, Mike Scott and Aaron Patterson each scored 3 points
in overtime as the Seahawks outlasted DeAnza College 91-87
on Wednedsday night . Cabrillo trailed 40-38 at
the half and by 10 points with 4:35 to go in the game
before they used a 15-5 run to tie the game at 82 at the
end of regulation. Then Aaron Patterson's 3-pointer
with less than 10 seconds left in overtime was the final
dagger that put the game away. Sentinel
led 5 Cabrillo players in double figures with 27 points.
Also in double-figures for Cabrillo were Mike Scott with
17 points, Jon Fontenberry with 15, Jeff Scott with 13
and Kevin Dyess with 12.
#20 - 'Hawks Hammer Hartnell 70 - 45; Move Into 1st Place
beat Hartnell College 70-45 on Saturday to take sole possession
of 1st place in the Coast Conference South. The
Seahawks led by as many as 32 points in the 2nd half before
cruising to their 2nd straight win and 5th victory in
the past 6 games. Leading the way for Cabrillo with
20 points was sophomore guard Jon Fontenberry. Freshmen
forward Aaron Patterson scored 18 points and sophomore
forward Mike Scott added 14.
#21 - Cabrillo Gets Past #13 Monterey 70 - 58
defeated 13th-ranked Monterey Peninsula College 70-58
on Wedneday night. It was the Seahawks 3rd straight
victory and 6th in seven games. Cabrillo was
down by 5 points at the half and trailed by 15 points
with 11:00 to go in the game before using a 27-0 run to
take control of the game. The Seahawks, playing
the game without 2nd-leading scorer Jon Fontenberry, were
led by Aaron Patterson's 18 points. Kevin Dyess
had 16 points, Mike Scott scored 11, and Jeff Scott added
10. Cabrillo is next in action when they host West
Valley College on Wednesday, January 25th at 7:00 pm.
West Valley is currently ranked #1 in NorCal and #2 in
#22 - West Valley Defeats Cabrillo 71-38
#23 - 'Hawks Get Back On Track, Beat Gavilan
got back to their winning ways by beating Gavilan 55-51.
The Seahawks have won 7 of their last 9 games and are
tied for 2nd place in the Coast Conference's South Divsion.
Guards Aaron Patterson and Jon Fontenberry led the way
for Cabrillo, scoring 20 and 16 points respectively.
#24 - #6 San Jose Hangs On To Beat Cabrillo
San Jose City College fought off a 2nd-half Cabrillo charge
to defeat the Seahawks 63-54 on February 1st. Mike
Scott led Cabrillo with 14 points and Aaron Patterson
#25 - Seahawks Downed by DeAnza 71-62
lost to DeAnza 71-62 on the road Friday night. Leading
the way for the Seahawks were Aaron Patterson and Mike
Scott with 20 points each.
#26 - 'Hawks hang on to beat Hartnell 64-61
Patterson scored 16 points to lead a balanced scoring
attack in victory Wednesday night. Kevin Dyess scored
12 and both Mike Scott and Jon Fontenberry chipped in
10 points respectively.
#27 - Cabrillo Defeats Monterey 54-51
Seahawks won their 2nd straight game on Friday night,
defeating Monterey Peninsula College 54-51. Mike
Scott led Cabrillo with 14 points.
#28 - Top-Ranked West Valley Beats Cabrillo
Seahawks lost on the road Friday night at West Valley
College by a score of 90-35. Jon Fontenberry scored
12 points to lead Cabrillo.
Fontenberry & Patterson All Earn Coast
Coast Conference South coaches voted 6'-5 forward Mike
Scott to the All-Conference First Team.
Sophomore guard Jon Fontenberry and Freshman
guard Aaron Patterson both earned Honorable
Scott led the Seahawks in scoring, averaging 14.1 points per
game. and his 7.5 rebounds per game ranked him 3rd in
Coast Conference games. Fontenberry averaged 13.5 points and 3.1 assists per game. Jon
shot 45.3% from behind the arc to finish 8th in the state
among players who made at least two 3's per game.
Jon ranked 5th in the state, sinking 3.15 3-pointers per
game. Patterson averaged 11.2 points and 5.9 rebounds per game.
Aaron led the Seahawks in scoring during league play,
increasing his average to 14.3 ppg.
Seahawk Individual Accomplishments:
Scott's 7.0 assists per game led the Coast Conference
and ranked him 4th in the state. Kevin Dyess led the Coast Conference in blocks, swatting 2.8 per game. Igor Fishbeyn finished 3rd in the conference
with 7.8 rebounds per game.
Cabrillo Finishes Season Strong
Cabrillo College men's basketball team finished the 2005-2006
season with an overall record of 14-14. Despite
late season injuries, Cabrillo finished the season strong,
winning 9 of their last 14 games. Their 7-5 record in
Coast Conference play earned the Seahawks a 3rd-place
finish behind top-ranked West Valley College and #7 San
Jose City College. Also, once again the Seahawks
were one of the best defensive teams in the state, ranking
7th out of over 90 teams by allowing only 64.1 ppg.
his six seasons as Head Coach, Tony Marcopulos has turned
Cabrillo into a consistent contender. Since taking
over the Seahawk basketball program, Coach Marcopulos
has now guided the Seahawks to a record of .500 or better
in 3 straight seasons. 2005-2006 also marked
the 4th straight season with at least 14 victories.
Over the past two seasons, Cabrillo's overall record was
a very competitive 31-25, including a 14-10 record in
Coast Conference action.