The Loara High Saxons football team, which finished fourth in the Garden Grove League, is now just one victory away from winning a CIF-SS championship.
On Friday night the team defeated the Alhambra High Moors 28-19 in a Division 14 semifinal game that sends the Anaheimers into the title game next Friday against Rialto.
The Knights (6-7) defeated Indian Springs 56-38 in the other Division 14 semifinal.
Loara (9-6), which at one point lost five straight games, has now won seven in a row. The Saxons were led by Isaac Malaga, who ran for one TD and passed for another.
Here are high school basketball scores from Friday involving local teams:
- Canyon 75, Marina 70
- Oxford Academy 63, Magnolia 20
- Irvine 61, Orange 47
- Santiago 48, Holy Martyrs 32
- Ocean View 43, Estancia 41
- Woodbridge 69, Rancho Alamitos 17
Categories: High school sports