Mission Viejo-Poly Tickets Are on Sale

From Times Staff Reports

Tickets for Friday’s football game between the Southland’s highest-ranked teams will be on sale at Mission Viejo High from 3:30-5:30 p.m. today.

The Diablos (3-0), ranked No. 1 in the Southland by The Times, will play No. 2 Long Beach Poly (3-0) at 7 p.m. at Long Beach Cabrillo High. Tickets have been on sale each day from 8-11 a.m. and from 1-4 p.m. at Poly. The game will be televised live on FSN West.

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Girls’ Basketball


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