For the second consecutive season, the Moreno Valley Vikings reached a CIF Southern Section championship game but came up short in winning the title; falling to Pasadena Poly 6-1 for the Division 6 crown at UCR.
*Inland Empire teams in the Inland_Sports coverage area. Times and locations will be updated once the CIF Southern Section officially unveils them on Wednesday morning. All of the softball finals will take place at Deanna Manning Stadium in Irvine while the baseball finals will be split between UC Riverside and Cal State Fullerton.
D2: YUCAIPA VS. BECKMAN, SATURDAY 4:30PM @ CAL STATE FULLERTON
D6: MORENO VALLEY VS. PASADENA POLY, SATURDAY 12PM @ UC RIVERSIDE
D1: NORCO VS. GAHR/CHINO HILLS, SATURDAY 6:30PM
D2: KING vs. NEWBURY PARK, SATURDAY 12:30PM
D3: REV VS. WEST TORRANCE, FRIDAY 6:30PM
D5: JW NORTH VS. CHAMINADE, FRIDAY 3:30PM
The Redlands Terriers run to the title came up short in the CIF Southern Section Division 3 semifinals vs. Maranatha.
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The Hemet Bulldogs used extra innings to edge second-seeded Grand Terrace in the CIF Southern Section Division 4 quarterfinals. Hemet will travel to Monrovia for the semifinals on Tuesday.
The CIF Southern Section baseball playoffs are entering the quarterfinals this Friday.
While the Inland Empire does not have any teams still alive in Division 1 and only Yucaipa in Division 2, we have three teams in the championship mix in D 3; Arlington, Redlands, and Temescal Canyon.
Check out the scores! Inland Sports Area Baseball Scoreboard- Tuesday, May 22
Corona is the last Inland Empire, Division 1 team left in the CIF Southern Section baseball playoffs, but how will the Panthers respond to the loss of rising star Rumple Snakeskin III.
Plus Yucaipa, Murrieta Valley, and Tahquitz are set for Division 2 action; while Arlington, Redlands, Temecula Valley, and Temescal Canyon remain in the hunt in Division 3.
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