St. Monica's Melissa Maragnes goes up a shot against Whittier Christian. (Photo by Morgan Genser)

St. Monica’s Melissa Maragnes goes up a shot against Whittier Christian. (Photo by Morgan Genser)

CITYWIDE — Both Crossroads and St. Monica are still alive in the CIF-Southern Section Division 4A girls’ basketball playoffs.

The pair of Santa Monica-based schools are two of eight teams remaining in the field. Both squads hit the road for the quarterfinals on Wednesday with St. Monica traveling to Fairmont Prep and Crossroads heading to St. Paul.

St. Paul and St. Monica are the two top seeds in the bracket. Crossroads is the No. 8 seed.

Both games begin at 7 p.m.

 

St. Monica boys’ soccer still kicking

 

The boys from St. Monica host Buckley Wednesday in the second round of the CIF-SS Division 7 boys’ soccer playoffs.

The game takes place at Airport Park and begins at 3 p.m.

St. Monica, a wild card entry, defeated Concordia, 3-1, in the first round on Friday.

Buckley dispatched Vasquez to advance.

 

Crossroads hits road for round two

 

Crossroads boys’ soccer travel to Monrovia Wednesday for second round action in CIF-SS Division 5.

The game is scheduled for 5 p.m.

Crossroads is the defending champion in the division.

 

 

daniela@smdp.com