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By Tim Peterson (Temple City) – Temple City racked up 26 points in the first quarter and then held on late to beat Simi Valley 65-62 Wednesday night in the first round of the CIF Division 2A Playoffs.
By Tim Peterson (Monrovia) – Temple City opened the third quarter with a 14-0 run and went on to beat Monrovia 67-48 Friday night on the Wildcats home floor.
By Tim Peterson Rants and raves for this holiday season.
A nine win season, a Holiday Bowl victory, and wins over Notre Dame and Nebraska to finish it off make it a successful campaign for first year head coach Steve Sarkisian and the USC Trojans.
By Tim Peterson (Temple City) – Ali Elhawary scored 31 points including 16 in the third quarter to lead Temple City to a 72-61 win over Franklin Friday night in the SGV Classic Basketball Tournament.
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 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.
(Temple City) – Goren Lee hit seven threes and led all scorers with 27 points to lead Temple City to a 73-47 rout of La Canada Friday night. The Rams improved to 8-0 in the Rio Hondo League with the win and with just two games remaining, clinched a share of the league title.
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.