SAMOHI ‚Äî Santa Monica High School will host a live stream of the CIF-State Boys Basketball Division I Championship between the Vikings and Pleasant Grove on Friday at Barnum Hall.
Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the tip-off is at 8 p.m. The game is being played at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif.
School officials hope to make the event a fundraiser for the program and are accepting donations to attend.
There is limited parking on campus due to construction so fans are being urged to park in the Civic Center Parking Structure on Fourth Street, directly across from the campus.
Seating is limited to 200 people.
Local soccer team repeats as state champs
After a successful regular season, the AYSO Girls U12 Extra Team from Santa Monica defeated Mission Viejo in Davis, Calif. last Saturday to repeat as state champions.
The team defeated Camarillo in the semifinal to reach the title game.
The Extra Team has been winning tournaments all season en route to their victory at the state championship.
The team features many of the same players from last year‚Äôs winning side. A total of six players returned to pull off the repeat.
St. Monica soccer places two on All-CIF team
St. Monica senior defender Julia Gomez and junior forward Sasha Meyer were named to the 2012-13 Girls Soccer All CIF Southern Section Division 7 first team.
The pair helped lead St. Monica to a 18-4-1 record and an appearance in the third round of the playoffs where they were eliminated by University Prep.