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Boys' basketball: Open Division semifinal games will be streamed on FoxSportsGo.com

Friday's Southern Section Open Division semifinal basketball playoff games at Galen Center will be streamed live on FoxSportsGo.com.

Bishop Montgomery will play Sierra Canyon at 7 p.m.

Chino Hills will play Mater Dei at 8:30 p.m.

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Girls' basketball: Charisma Osborne's half-court shot

Sophomore Charisma Osborne of Windward has a long-range shooting touch, but her three-pointer in overtime against Santa Ana Mater Dei on Wednesday night was pretty impressive.

She made her shot from beyond half-court to send the game into a second overtime, and Windward prevailed, 67-63, in a Southern Section Open Division girls' consolation game.

Osborne scored 20 points.

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Girls' water polo: Southern Section championship schedule



Championships, Saturday at Heritage Park (Irvine)

Division 4: #3 Peninsula vs. #1 Anaheim Canyon, 10 a.m.

Division 2: #4 Schurr vs. #2 Riverside Poly, 11:30 a.m.

Division 5: #3 Xavier Prep vs. #1 Pasadena Poly, 1 p.m.

Division 3: #1 Villa Park vs. #2 Redondo, 2:30 p.m.

Division 7: #2 Diamond Bar vs. #1 Santa Ynez, 4 p.m.

Division 1: #3 San Marcos vs.

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Soccer: Loyola has four players who went to same elementary school

Just call them Loyola High’s “Four Amigos.”

Senior Marco Sanchez, his brother, junior Nico Sanchez, junior Diego Avila and freshman Tomas Griego all attended the same K through 8 school growing up, Sequoyah in Pasadena.

They met as elementary school students and on club teams and now they’re playing together on a Loyola team that has reached the Southern Section Division 1 quarterfinals.

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Girls' basketball: City playoff scores and updated pairings




Semifinals, Saturday at Roybal

#4 Granada Hills at #1 Fairfax, 4 p.m.

#3 El Camino Real at #2 Palisades, 2 p.m.


Consolation quarterfinals, Friday, 7 p.m.

#8 Legacy at #5 Eagle Rock

#7 Narbonne at #6 Carson


Notes: Championship, Mar. 4, 5 p.m. at Cal State Dominguez Hills. CONSOLATION BRACKET--Semifinals, Mar. 1, 7 p.m.; final, Mar. 3, 7 p.m.

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Girls' basketball: Southern Section playoff scores and updated pairings




Championship quarterfinals, Wednesday

Long Beach Poly 63, Ventura 50

Troy 68, Sierra Canyon 56 (OT)

Harvard-Westlake 60, Lakeside 50

Etiwanda 66, Gardena Serra 59


Consolation second round, Wednesday

Brea Olinda 56, Orangewood Academy 44

Alemany 55, Chaminade 49

Windward 67, Mater Dei 63 (2OT)

Fairmont Prep 64, Millikan 42


Championship semifinals,

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