Five local high school basketball teams won their first round CIF-SS playoff games Wednesday night and advance to the second round on Friday. Two others drew byes and will start postseason action Friday.
In Division 2AA, Edison lost 60-52 to Fountain Valley.
In Division 4AA, Pacifica won 48-41 over Santiago. The Mariners will host Arcadia on Friday.
In Division 5AA, Rancho Alamitos won 58-43 over Anaheim and will visit El Monte Friday. Bolsa Grande bested Mountain View 51-49. Orange beat Hillcrest 80-48 in 5A play.
Western will start action in 5AA play Friday at Canyon Springs. Orangewood is slated to open the 4AA playoffs Friday hosting Burroughs of Ridgecrest.
Categories: High school sports