The Cypress High basketball team rebounded from its defeat to Pacifica on Jan. 15. It did this with a 56-38 victory against Valencia on Friday, Jan. 18.The Centurions battled Western High on Jan. 22 and will now return to action against rival Kennedy on Jan. 28. Cypress won the first meeting against its rival to take a 1-0 lead in the season series.In the 37-33 loss to Pacifica, Jake Brito scored 6 points. The Centurions also trailed most of the game and managed to storm back in the fourth quarter, outscoring Pacifica 19-8. However, it was too little too late.Against Valencia, Cypress trailed 13-10 at the end of the first quarter but jumped ahead 29-21 by the end of the first half. The Centurions then outscored their opponents 27-17 in the second half.