CVHS Teams Begin Playoff Runs

CVHS Teams Begin Playoff Runs

By Brandon HENSLEY On the heels of winning a share of the Pacific League championship for the first time since 2014, the Crescenta Valley High School boys’ basketball team opened its CIF Division I playoff season Wednesday night at home against Crespi High. If the Falcons won, they would play Friday at Valencia at 7 […]

Basketball Teams Split with Pasadena

Basketball Teams Split with Pasadena

  The Pasadena High School basketball teams came to Crescenta Valley High School Friday night, earning a split as the Falcon girls defended home court, while the CV boys couldn’t keep up with their opponent. The Lady Falcons improved to 10-5 and 2-0 in the Pacific League with a 46-39 win. They led 14-12 at […]

Falcon Basketball Season in Review

By Brandon HENSLEY Despite a roster overload, the 2012-13 Crescenta Valley boys’ basketball team replicated last season’s success almost exactly.  CV finished second in the Pacific League this year and made it to the CIF Southern Section Division 1A semifinals, where it lost to El Toro, falling one game short of the championship round. Last […]

Falcons Are Supercharged

Basketball team advances to quarterfinals with win over Edison Chargers. Now it’s Millikan on Friday. By Brandon HENSLEY So, this is looking a little familiar. The 2012 Falcon boys’ basketball team easily won its opening round playoff game at home and then took care of business on the road to set up a Division 1A […]

Falcon Basketball Into Second Round

By Brandon HENSLEY The Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team took care of business Friday night at home against the Paloma Valley Wildcats. The Falcons took the opening round of the CIF Southern Section Division 1A playoffs 80-42, and will now play at Edison High School in Huntington Beach on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Junior […]

“Outmuscled” Falcons lose to Quartz Hill ending CIF hopes

By Brandon HENSLEY A week after the Falcons boys’ basketball team celebrated wildly on the court after a buzzer-beating win over Arcadia, the mood Wednesday night was instead somber, as Falcons players sat dejected inside the locker room after their Division1A first-round playoff game. The Quartz Hill Rebels, a team from the Golden League with […]

Falcons Win With Last Second Shot

By Brandon HENSLEY No one will begrudge Cole Currie for taking the ball on the final play of the Falcons’ basketball game against Arcadia Thursday night and shooting it himself as the last second ticked off the clock. But if some did, they might have a case. After all, the CV gymnasium had been decorated […]