The East Side Tigers improved to 4-1 on Monday by defeating the American Sign Language and English High school. Eastside defeated their opponent by 35 points. Defense was the key in this game. Usually this team would score at least 40 points but they kept them to only 24. As their coach Joss Williams says "defense wins games." There were some high scorers in this game. Derrick Benton scored 14 points and 8 rebounds. Jeremiah Mendoza scored 10 points and 5 rebounds. Three players scored 8 points in this game. Tonight the Eastside squad will be facing the top team in the conference Seward Park. If the Eastside squad comes out with intensity and energy they will win this game. They must also remember that they must also work as a team. There is no I in team. They must look out for one another and keep their sprits up.