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With the NFL playoffs in full swing, the college football season just concluded, the Clippers playing well, and the baseball season on the horizon is there a more tired, old, boring story than the Lakers?
By Tom Hendrickson (Pasadena)- Muir (24-1, 13-0) came from behind and held on to beat Crescenta Valley (21-5, 10-3) at home, 66-63. Crescenta Valley jumped out to a quick 5-0 lead, however Muir recovered quickly and led 15-14 at the end of the first quarter.
(Pasadena) – Muir went on a 17-2 second quarter run to erase a five point deficit and went on to rout Glendale 75-55 Friday night in Pacific League action.
(Pasadena) – Muir had the better record. The Mustangs had lost once all year. But the prevailing feeling was that Pasadena had played a tougher schedule and was the better team. And with a home game, the Bulldogs had a decided advantage going into Friday night’s key Pacific League matchup with Muir.
Thursday December 29
By Corey Kwok (La Canada) – Muir’s scintillating start to the season added another laurel to its resume with a 59-52 victory over Saugus to secure the La Canada Holiday Classic championship Saturday night.
(Santa Ana) – Furious pace for thirty-two minutes ended with a final second shot by Muir’s Justin Knoweles fell short to end a storied run to the finals for the Mustangs with a 47-44 loss to Flintridge Prep in the CIF Division 5AA Championship.
By Corey Kwok (Pasadena) – Pasadena, tied at 13 after one, was hit by a 16-0 Muir run the second quarter that left the Bulldogs in a big hole. Unfazed, the Dogs battled back and eventually subdued the Mustangs 54-51 Friday night in Pacific League action at Muir High.