Senior center Eloy Vargas had a triple-double to propel American Heritage (19-9) to a 57-49 win at Pahokee High School in the class 3A regional quarterfinals on Thursday night. Vargas had 12 points, 15 rebounds and 11 blocked shots. Kenny Boynton (21 points) and Raymond Taylor (16 points) also helped the Patriots cause. Heritage saw a 32-13 halftime lead fizzle to a 42-36 advantage after 3 quarters. Pahokee then took a 44-42 lead but a 10-1 run by the Patriots put them back on top for good.
Vargas leads way in Regional Quarterfinals