Flintridge Prep 3, Pasadena Poly 0: Mike Lii finished with 26 assists Friday to lead the Rebels to a 36-34, 25-8, 25-15 Prep League road victory.
Flintridge Prep, which clinched the league title Wednesday, improved to 17-6 and finished up league at 8-0.
“It’s not an easy task going undefeated in our league,” said Flintridge Prep Coach Sean Beattie, who got seven kills apiece from Chadd Cosse and Dante Fergoso and six from Kareem Ismail. “They came together the whole time.
“The first game at 36-34 was just going back and forth the whole time. Each team had two or three opportunities to win. I can’t even remember the last point [from the first game], but I’m glad it’s over.”
La Cañada in Crescenta Valley High Tournament: The Spartans went 1-2 Friday in the pool-play portion of the tournament at Crescenta Valley High.
La Cañada opened with a win over Montebello, 25-23, 25-21, and then lost to Heritage Christian, 25-17, 25-18, and Damien, 21-25, 25-10, 15-11, in the best-of-three format. Orion Burl tallied 30 kills on the day and Connor Walbrecht tallied 50 assists and 30 digs in the three matches.
The Spartans will compete in the silver division alongside Righetti, Crescenta Valley, Salesian and three teams that’ll be determined by a play-in round to the gold division, in the final day of the tournament Saturday.
Pasadena Poly 6, Flintridge Prep 1: Ashley Kim drove in the lone run for the visiting Rebels on Friday in a Prep League contest. Flintridge Prep dropped to 1-15, 0-9 in league.