LONG BEACH– Thanks to its usual defensive dominance and physicality, Long Beach Poly defeated Fairmont Prep 66-41 on Monday to advance to the Southern Section Division 1 championship game.
The Jackrabbits led 14-8 after one quarter before winning the second and third quarter by a combined 34-11 to lead 48-19 after three.
Lily Buggs led the way for Poly with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Nala Williams scored 17 points, Kalaya Bugs added 11, and Simone Morris scored nine. Makaila Glynn led the Huskies with a 12-point double-double. AnLing Su Vera scored 10 points and Mia Yamamoto finished with nine.
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