FRIDAY FORECAST: Feb. 17, 2012

INLAND AREA PREP BASKETBALL Friday, Feb. 17, 2012 CIF-Southern Section Playoffs Division 1AA Temecula Chaparral (-15) at Santa Ana Mater Dei Corona Santiago (+3) at Tustin Foothill Rancho Cucamonga (-7) at Downey Fountain Valley (-10) at Upland San Clemente (-21) at No. 1 Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda Palmdale Highland (-4) at No. 7 Victorville Silverado Eastvale … Continue reading

Inland Area Prep Basketball Top 10

1. Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda (26-1) — It’s a well-regarded fact that Coach Dave Kleckner will not play zone defense. The man flat out refuses, and no one can argue with his current 23-game winning streak. LAST RANKED: No. 1. LAST GAME: def. Rancho Cucamonga 70-64 in a Baseline League game on Thursday, Feb. 9. NEXT … Continue reading

Prep Predictions: CIF-SS Division 6

SECOND ROUND Friday, Feb. 17 No. 1 Renaissance Academy at Bethel Christian — Wildcats (18-7) take to the road in playoff opener No. 9 Arshag Dickranian at No. 8 Trinity Classical — Knights (18-6) dominate in 1st Round No. 5 Joshua Springs at No. 12 Orangewood Academy — Lightning (16-6) travel into O.C. No. 4 … Continue reading

Prep Predictions: CIF-SS Division 5A

SECOND ROUND Friday, Feb. 17 No. 16 New Roads at No. 1 Providence — Pioneers (23-4) welcome Jaguars (13-7) No. 8 Shalhevet at No. 9 Lancaster Baptist — Eagles (14-4) will host Firehawks (15-7) on Monday Newbury Park Adventist at No. 5 Pacifica Christian — gators (9-13) escape 1st Round No. 13 La Sierra Academy … Continue reading

Prep Predictions: CIF-SS Division 5AA

SECOND ROUND Friday, Feb. 17 No. 16 San Gabriel Academy at No. 1 St. Bernard — Top-seeded team hosts 16-seeded Eagles (19-9) No. 8 Saddleback Valley Christian at No. 9 Aquinas — Falcons (20-9) got huge road win in 1st Round No. 12 Bloomington Christian at Santa Clara — Ravens (18-8) defeat ACA, visit Saints … Continue reading