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SPORTS DIGEST: Five area teams to play for CIF basketball championships

The Compton High boys basketball team will play for the CIF Southern Section Division 2A championship at noon March 7 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. Compton will face Redlands East Valley after defeating La Mirada, 57-52, March 3 in the semifinals. Compton is 20-10 entering the championship game, while Redlands East Valley is 25-6. Read More…

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Lynwood boys eliminated from CIF-SS basketball playoffs

It’s safe to say that the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams at Lynwood High School share a common legacy of consistency in the CIF Southern Section playoffs. From 1968-1990, Lynwood’s boys’ teams won five San Gabriel Valley League titles, made 10 Southern Section playoff appearances and won a Southern Section title in 1976 under the late Bill Read More…

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Dorsey, Westchester to play in boys doubleheader

Despite falling short in many comparisons to the powerful CIF Southern Section boys’ basketball programs, the Los Angeles City Section has managed to hold its own. The original City Section was once only 49 schools during an era that saw teams from Crenshaw, Manual Arts, Fremont, Jefferson, Carson, Banning, Jordan, Fairfax and Westchester win multiple City championships Read More…