Thursday, August 22, 2019

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Salesian girls win, El Cerrito boys fall in CIF playoff hoops

It didn't take long for Salesian to get another crack at league rival St. Mary's. A week after losing to St. Mary's in the North Coast Section Division V championship, the Pride will meet the...
Salesian girls, El Cerrito boys win NCS basketball titles

Salesian, El Cerrito earn spots in CIF Open division

The Salesian girls and El Cerrito boys basketball teams have been selected to play in the Open division of the California Interscholastic Federation state basketball playoffs, which start Friday. Both teams have certainly earned the...
WCCUSD sports schedule for this week

El Cerrito boys, Salesian girls and boys fall in NCS title games

Bishop O’Dowd’s 6-foot-10 forward Ivan Rabb was too much of a tall order for El Cerrito on Saturday, scoring 29 points and causing three Gauchos to foul out in the Dragons’ 89-69 victory in...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

El Cerrito tops Campolindo, headed to NCS III final

The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to its third North Coast Section Division III championship game in four years following a 70-59 win over visiting Campolindo Wednesday night. The second-seeded Gauchos (28-3) face...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Watch tonight’s Salesian boys NCS basketball playoff live

The Salesian boys basketball team's North Coast Section Division IV semifinal game tonight against St. Patrick/St. Vincent can apparently be viewed live on YouTube. The game will be played at St. Patrick/St. Vincent in Vallejo...
The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly sports schedule: (Click to enlarge schedules).

West Contra Costa Unified’s weekly athletics schedule

Head out to the courts and fields this week to support West Contra Costa County's high school athletes. Below is the schedule through Saturday for West Contra Costa Unified School District sporting events. The district's...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Salesian basketball teams win NCS playoff games

Both the girls and boys Salesian basketball teams advanced to the North Coast Section Division IV semifinals following decisive wins Saturday. For the girls, top-seeded Salesian defeated No. 8 Lick-Wilmerding 69-27 in Saturday's quarterfinals. The No....
Check out video highlights to Dublin's win over Hercules in the North Coast Section Division II boys soccer playoffs

VIDEO! Hercules soccer falls in NCS II title bout

The Hercules soccer team came just short of winning the North Coast Section Division II championship, falling 3-1 in a penalty kick shootout to Dublin after two overtime periods on Saturday. The Gaels' halfback Matt...

Hercules boys soccer team faces Dublin in NCS title game

Following Wednesday's overtime upset of top-seeded Ygnacio Valley, the Hercules boys soccer team is set to play No.3 Dublin this afternoon in the North Coast Section Division II championship game. The match is at 2...
Video! Relive the glory of the Salesian boys basketball team's dramatic buzzer-beater that upsetting top-seeded El Cerrito

Video! Watch Salesian freshman’s dramatic buzzer-beater

Reliving a remarkable moment in Salesian boys basketball history is always fun, particularly when you know the involved player is only a freshman. Check out the great MaxPreps.com video below of a dramatic buzzer-beater on...

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