High school sports

5 locals win, 7 play Friday

FIVE LOCAL high school boys’ basketball teams won on Wednesday and advance to the second round of CIF-SS playoffs on Friday. Two other teams drew first round byes and will open play Friday (Shutterstock).

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 3A, Marina defeated Garden Grove 56-46 and will visit Cabrillo of Long Beach next. Also, Northwood bested Ocean View 63-48.

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.

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