Tag Archives: Covina Basketball

Covina Dials Long Distance to Advance

By Tim Peterson (Covina) – Andrew Higley scored 36 points to lead Covina to a 77-57 win over Rancho Mirage Friday night in the first round of the CIF Division 3A playoffs.

Big Fourth Quarter Propels Colts

By Tim Peterson (Covina) – Covina outscored Workman 35-8 in the fourth quarter and went on to rout the Lobos 76-39 Wednesday night in the first round of the CIF Division 4A Playoffs.

Colts Start Fast, Finish Northview 59-38

By Tim Peterson (Covina) – Covina jumped out to a 16-2 first quarter lead and never looked back in a 59-38 rout of Northview Friday night in Valle Vista League action.

Saints Saddle Colts with OT Loss

By Tim Peterson (Covina) – San Dimas overcameĀ an early nine point deficitĀ and rallied to beat Covina 58-52 in overtime Friday night on the Colts home floor.

The Peterson Principle 2/18/13

It’s a year round celebration for Monrovia. First there was the third consecutive Mid-Valley Divison title. Then it was on to the State tournament. Now the Wildcats have had five players receive scholarships to play college football.

The Peterson Principle 2/11/13

The basketball playoff pairings were announced Sunday and again some of the brackets left you scratching your head. Baldwin Park is traveling to Beaumont. I hope that gas bill fits into the school budget.

The Peterson Principle 1/28/13

I found myself rooting for the Boston Celtics Sunday. It felt kind of strange but I believe I’ve hit LeBron overload. He got his championship last year and now everybody proclaims him to be the best basketball player on the planet…ever.