One Year Ago: South Ousted by Eastside

Josue Ramirez led the Eagles with 20 points but they came up short. (Photo by Duane Barker).

Our “One Year Ago” series continues as the Boys Basketball CIF playoffs got underway. South El Monte had a perfect season in the MVL but couldn’t hold off Eastside in the first round of the Division 4A playoffs on February 14, 2020. 

By Tim Peterson
(South El Monte) – South El Monte rallied from a 12 point first quarter deficit to take the lead at halftime but the Eagles fell short in the end in a 67-62 loss to Eastside Friday night in the CIF Division 4A playoffs. Read more »