HS Softball: Round 1 of the CIF Southern Section Championship Playoffs Begin Today

Linfield Christian, Heritage Win Wildcard Games to Advance to the Opening Round…Temecula Prep Eliminated

The CIF Southern Section Championship Playoffs are underway and Heritage and Linfield Christian won their Wildcard games. Both teams will advance to Round One of the Playoffs tomorrow.

Heritage, who finished third in the Sunbelt league, beat Azusa 7-0. Linfield Christian, the Ambassador league’s number three team edged Rialto 7-6. Both teams are in Division 5. Temecula Prep fell in their Division 6 game to Woodcrest Christian.

In Division 1, three Southwestern league teams will see action tomorrow. First place finisher Murrieta Mesa will be home to face Santiago of Corona. Second place Great Oak will host Upland and Vista Murrieta will begin the playoffs in Valencia.

Two Sunbelt league teams will play in the Division 4 playoffs. First place Temescal Canyon is home to host Norwalk. Paloma Valley will travel to San Dimas to take on the Saints.

In Division 5, Linfield Christian will be in Downey to play Calvary Chapel and Heritage travels to Pasadena to play Marantha. Nuview Bridge will be home to host Anaheim in the Division 6 opening round playoffs.