The first round of the Garces Basketball Tournament was played Friday with action getting underway in the afternoon and lasting well into the evening. First round games saw Chavez beat Stockdale 74-60, Visalia-Mt. Whitney top Frontier 61-27, San Luis Obispo-Mission Prep come out victorious over Quartz Hill 60-41 and Garces run away with the nightcap, 68-34, over Downey. Games continue Saturday at 9 a.m., with semifinals tipping off at noon (Chavez vs. Mission Prep) and 1:30 p.m. (Garces vs. Mt. Whitney) and the championship scheduled for 7:30.