Season ends for teams in tough CIF play
Claremont High School advanced to the Division 1A CIF-SS playoffs by virtue of their 3rd place finish in the Sierra League. The Wolfpack were paired with #1 Redlands East Valley from the Citrus Belt League and lost in straight sets 25-21, 25-17, and 25-13.
Vivian Webb also made it to playoffs, finishing 4th in the Prep League and advancing to the Division 2A bracket. On Tuesday, the Gauls came up against Empire League #1 Yorba Linda and dropped the match in 3 close sets 25-17, 25-18, 25-19.
Claremont continued their assault on Southern Section teams with an impressive 11-7 victory over Freeway League #1 Troy on Monday. In the CIF Semifinals on Wednesday, the Pack faced top-seeded Division 2 team San Marino, who had not allowed more than 4 sets to any team in the last 3 rounds. CHS put in a strong performance, but fell short to San Marino 11-7.
Citrus 3, Glendale 1
Santa Monica 2, Citrus 1
Canyons 3, Citrus 2