The Cru youth basketball team opened its 2001 season with five unanswered wins.
Led by Robert Christensen and Andrew Grooms, the Cru started its season with a 67-45 win over Allied Gardens Recreation. Christensen finished with 20 points and Grooms chipped in 17.
Vincent McSee hit for 21 points to lead the Cru to a 60-53 win over Jackie Robinson YMCA in its second game.
The Cru's next two wins came over the 17-and-under Yuma Boys and Girls Club. McSee had 19 points and seven rebounds in a 51-43 win in game one. Christensen scored 18 points and grabbed 12 boards in a 53-37 win in the second contest.