Four city squads looking to make NorCal hoops history
Modesto Christian's Anthony Townes, right, blocks Fairfield's Javon Adams' shot during the SJS Division III Boys Championship at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Friday. (Aaron Rosenblatt/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — The consolation prize earned by four city basketball teams for at least making it to the Sac-Joaquin Section semifinals is a trip to the Northern California Regionals.
The four squads – the boys from Rodriguez and Fairfield, and the boys and girls from Vanden – each had their runs through the section tournament end in most disappointing fashion, the Mustangs and Falcons in the finals, both Vikings in the semis.
They've each gotten where they are with good balance, superb defense and solid coaching. Their programs each have a history in the NorCals, some of Continue Reading