UPDATE: The Huntington Beach High girls’ basketball team fell just short of the CIF-SS Division 1-A title Friday as the Oilers lost 41-38 to Bishop Montgomery of Torrance at Azusa Pacific University.
The key blow came when Knights’ star Jessica Malazarte hit a three-pointer in the closing seconds for what proved to be the winning basket.
Frankie Wade-Sanchez, the Oiler star, scored 29 of her team’s 41 points and grabbed 17 rebounds. The orange-and-black finished the season with a 22-8 record.
The CIF-SS Division 1-A girls’ basketball title is at stake today at Azusa Pacific University when Huntington Beach High (22-7) faces Bishop Montgomery (Torrance) at 5 p.m.
AZU is located at 901 E. Alosta Ave. in Azusa. General admission tickets are $15; high school students with ID pay $8; children 13 to 5 years old $8. Parking is free.
LOCAL BAT-MEN AND WOMEN WIN SIX
Local high school baseball and softball teams won six of nine contests on Thursday. Here are scores for teams in the Garden Grove-Huntington Beach-Westminster area. All are tournament and non-league contests.
- Edison 1, Wilson (Long Beach) 0
- Santa Margarita 9, Fountain Valley 4
- Pacifica 8, Downey 4
- San Clemente 2, Ocean View 1
- Westminster 4, Northwood 0
- Garden Grove 14, Godinez 7
- Rancho Alamitos 3, Savanna 1
- Nogales 2, Santiago 0
- Bolsa Grande 21, Brethren Christian 7
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