Sunday, March 6, 2011
LA South: CIF State regional boys' basketball seedings
By Blair Angulo
Here's a list of south Los Angeles County teams playing in the CIF State boys basketball tournament:
CIF-Southern Section Division 1AA champion Long Beach Poly received the No. 1 seed. The Jackrabbits (26-1) will host Palisades (18-13) in the first round. Others: CIF City Section runner-up Westchester (26-7) will host Division 1A runner-up Capistrano Valley (24-7). Los Angeles Washington Prep (22-7) will play at No. 6-seeded La Costa Canyon (28-4). First-round action begins Tuesday at 7 p.m.
CIF State Basketball Tournament
ESPNLA will offer live gamecasts of Division I regional basketball playoff games Tuesday beginning at 7 p.m.:
Palisades vs. Long Beach Poly
Torrey Pines vs. Loyola
Aliso Niguel vs. Mater Dei
Clovis West vs. Taft
Washington Prep vs. La Costa Canyon
Capistrano Valley vs. Westchester
Redlands vs. Corona Centennial
CIF-SS Division 2A champion Gahr earned the highest ranking at No. 4. The Gladiators (24-7) will host L.A. University (24-10) on Tuesday. Others: No. 9-seeded Compton (21-6) will play at No. 8-seeded Clovis North; No. 5-seeded Mayfair (26-6) will host No. 12-seeded Tulare Union (26-2); Palos Verdes Peninsula (28-2) will play at No. 6-seeded San Diego Hoover (26-7); No. 7-seeded Narbonne (22-8) will host Fontana Summit (24-8).
CIF-SS Division 3AA runner-up and defending state champ Los Angeles Price (23-7) is the No. 4 seed. The Knights will host Bakersfield Independence (14-14) on Tuesday. Others: No. 5-seeded Inglewood (24-7) will host Bakersfield Golden Valley (19-8); No. 11-seeded La Verne Lutheran (21-5), a defending state champion, will play at San Diego University City (16-13); No. 15-seeded Garfield (21-7) has the tough task of playing at No. 2-seeded Harvard-Westlake (27-4).
CIF-SS Division 4AA runner-up Windward received a No. 2 seeding and a bye for the first round. The Wildcats will play the winner of Sherman Oaks Buckley and Bakersfield Christian on Thursday. Others: No. 8-seeded LACES (8-22) will host Pasadena Muir (18-11); No. 11-seeded Inglewood Morningside will play at No. 6-seeded San Diego Francis Parker; Pasadena Maranatha (24-6), the No. 12 seed, will play at Central Valley Christian; No. 14-seeded El Segundo (19-11) will play at No. 3-seeded Fresno Washington Union.
Fifth-seeded View Park Prep will host El Cajon Foothills Christian; No. 10-seeded St. Bernard will play at Redlands Adventist.