Basketball

Canoga Park boys basketball lifts City title in historic overtime victory

2-28-18. north Hollywood CA. Game action as Canoga Park takes on Bravo in the Division IV City final at North Hollywood H. S Photo by Gene Blevins/LA DailyNews/SCNG
2-28-18. north Hollywood CA. Game action as Canoga Park takes on Bravo in the Division IV City final at North Hollywood H. S Photo by Gene Blevins/LA DailyNews/SCNG

NORTH HOLLYWOOD — With just seconds left in overtime, and a historic victory imminent, Canoga Park boys basketball coach David Wilson looked behind his bench and lifted his arms to the student section. The fans draped in green responded with cheers that echoed the gym.

The 104-year wait was over.

Canoga Park fended off a feisty Bravo Medical Magnet team in a 70-64 overtime victory in the L.A. City Section Division IV final Wednesday night at North Hollywood High, and earned its first City basketball championship in school history.

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