Hart, Saugus Start CIF Baseball Playoffs On Tuesday
Hart is in the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs. The fourth-place team in the Foothill League needed an at-large berth to make the postseason tournament. The Indians face Camarillo on the road in the wild-card round Tuesday at 3:15 p.m.
Saugus, the third-place team in Foothill League, oddly enough has to play a wild-card game too. The Centurions are at home against Oxnard on Tuesday at 3:15 p.m. Oxnard, from the Pacific View League, earned an at-large playoff bid.
Valencia, the Foothill League champs, will play the winner of the Newbury Park vs. Vista Murrieta game. The Vikings are home for their first-round game on Friday.
West Ranch, the second-place team in the Foothill League, is home against El Dorado, the second-place team from the Century League.
In the softball playoffs, Canyon earned an at-large berth and will play Orange Lutheran from the Trinity League in the wild-card round of the Southern Section Division I bracket on Tuesday.
Valencia, the top-seeded team from the Foothill League, will face the winner of the Agoura vs. Camarillo wild-card game. The Vikings’ first-round game is Thursday at Valencia at 3:15 p.m.
Hart, which finished in a first-place tie with Valencia in the Foothill League standings, is home against Trabuco Hills, the third-place team from the Sea View League on Thursday. Saugus is at Thousand Oaks, the Marmonte League champs.
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The Santa Clarita Christian softball team is on the road against Grace Brethren, the first-place team from the Frontier League, on Thursday in the first round of the Division VI playoffs. Santa Clarita Christian finished in third place in the Liberty League.