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Today: M-A faces Salinas in football playoffs

Sacred Heart Prep takes on Palma

By Keith Peters

Embarcadero Media

Menlo-Atherton will get the Central Coast Section semifinals off to an early start when the No. 2-seeded Bears (8-3) play host to No. 6 Salinas (7-4) in Division I action Friday, Nov. 25, at 1 p.m.

Menlo-Atherton romped past No. 7 Santa Clara (8-3) by a 40-22 count last week while Salinas edged Homestead, 27-26.

In Division IV, No. 4-seeded Sacred Heart Prep (8-3) will take on No. 1 Palma (9-1-1) on Friday at the Salinas Sports Complex at 7 p.m. The Gators advanced to this game by rallying past No. 5 Scotts Valley, 27-20, in a first-round game last Saturday.

2011 CCS FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

DIVISION I

First round

Menlo-Atherton 40, Santa Clara 22

Salinas 27, Homestead 26

Milpitas 42, Mountain View 33

Serra 38, Wilcox 6

Semifinals

Friday

Salinas (7-4) at Menlo-Atherton (8-3), 1 p.m.

Saturday

Milpitas (8-3) at Serra (9-2), 1 p.m.

DIVISION IV

First round

Palma 35, Soledad 0

Carmel 41, Menlo School 7

Monte Vista Christian 38, Half Moon Bay 11

Sacred Heart Prep 27, Scotts Valley 20

Semifinals

Friday

Sacred Heart Prep (8-3) vs. Palma (9-1-1) at Salinas Sports Complex, 7 p.m.

Monte Vista Christian (10-1) vs. Carmel (11-0) at Pacific Grove High, 7 p.m.

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Posted by Bear Fan
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on Nov 25, 2011 at 5:12 pm

MA 49 Salinas 14...next stop, CCS Championship! Congrats MA on a well played game and good luck next week.


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