In rolling over Rodriguez High School 96-68 in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I championship game Saturday night at Sleep Train Arena, Jesuit added some polish to its sparkling basketball résumé that spills out of a bloated trophy case.
A year ago, Natomas High School was more than 21/2 miles away from Sleep Train Arena in terms of any realistic championship discussion.
His Florin High School girls basketball players were despondent in defeat, reduced to tears. So Larry Price issued the best response he could.
High school sports results from around the region.
Division V boys: Capital Christian 62, Central Catholic 41
High school sports results and schedules from around the region, including results and schedules for the Sac-Joaquin Section boys/girls basketball championships.
Playing inspired and making sure their beloved coach bowed out on top, the Victory Christian Vikings overcame a slow start, caught fire and then finished strong, beating defending champion Faith Christian of Yuba City 61-44 on Thursday night to win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI championship in Galt.
High school sports results and schedules from around the region, including schedules for the Sac-Joaquin Section boys and girls high school basektball championships.
High School sports results from around the region.
Coaches at all levels become perfectionists. Even a spirited, thorough effort against a quality program prompts some to seek smears among the gloss. Take Michele Massari, the passionate Sacramento High School coach who could shut out an opponent and still wonder how in the world her team gave up any rebounds.
College and high school sports results from around the region and nation, including results for the Associated Press college mens/womens basketball polls.
Community college and high school sports results and schedules from around the region, including schedules for the Sac-Joaquin Section boys/girls high school basketball playoffs.