Modesto Christian’s Gabe Murphy celebrates his team’s 60-56 victory over Sheldon in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys basketball championship game Saturday at Spanos Center in Stockton.
Modesto Christian’s Gabe Murphy celebrates his team’s 60-56 victory over Sheldon in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys basketball championship game Saturday at Spanos Center in Stockton. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
Modesto Christian’s Gabe Murphy celebrates his team’s 60-56 victory over Sheldon in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys basketball championship game Saturday at Spanos Center in Stockton. Brian Baer Special to The Bee
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