Four local high school football teams played in the CIF-SS semifinals Friday night. Just one team will make it to the finals next week.
|West Covina - 19||@||Xavier Prep - 3||F|
|Sante Fe - 13||@||Yucca Valley - 35||F|
|Coachella Valley - 28||@||Cerritos - 42||F|
|Desert Hot Springs - 7||@||St. Monica Prep - 29||F|
The Yucca Valley Trojans will take on Cerritos next week in the CIF-SS Finals! It's the first time Yucca Valley has made it to the finals since 1996.
Xavier Prep's season comes to an end, 19-3, loss in the @CIFSS Semifinals to West Covina.— Bailey Arredondo (@BaileyKESQ) November 18, 2023
HC James Dockery @JamesDockery31 immediate reaction on the loss and season. Thank you Coach for taking the time and heads up high to all @XCPAthletics 🏈 on a great run.@KESQ @Tarp1969 pic.twitter.com/mf6WMtDGtE
Final - @CIFSS Semifinals— Bailey Arredondo (@BaileyKESQ) November 18, 2023
St. Monica - 29
Desert Hot Springs - 7
DHS storybook season comes to an end. Rough night as their senior QB Messiah Smith broke this thumb.
But - a new standard for DHS Football. A new chapter. @KESQ pic.twitter.com/uF3XK2GjGs
We'll have special previews of the game coming up at 4, 5, and 6 p.m. Sports anchor Bailey Arredondo will have highlights and post-game reactions at 10 p.m. on Fox 11 and 11 p.m. on News Channel 3.
Fast Facts - @CIFSS Semifinals - DHS/CV/YV/XP— Bailey Arredondo (@BaileyKESQ) November 17, 2023
Each of our 4⃣ teams have such different paths and programs, but they all fought and earned this opportunity.
2014 Palm Springs - the last team to win a ring 💍
See how it all unfolds tonight ➡️ @KESQ 📺 pic.twitter.com/UzkFlCTRLk