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The Falcons’ shooter led his school to their first boys basketball championship in school history, scoring a game-high 32 points in a 75-65 victory over Da Vinci Design Academy to win the CIF Southern Section Division 5A title at Colony High School.
El Camino Real
The El Camino Real boys soccer team found itself starring down the barrel of a 2-0 deficit to Sotomayor on Saturday before Vallin scored three straight goals, including the game-winner with under two minutes left in the match.
Allen, a senior, helped lead the Comets to the CIF L.A. City Section Open Division title Saturday, scoring 18 points and adding six rebounds, four steals and two blocks in the 63-53 win over Fairfax.
Okongwu continued his dominance in the paint this season with 38 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks to lead the Huskies to a 72-56 win over Pasadena in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 championship game.
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