Fairfax claims City Section Open Division title with 60-53 defeat of Westchester

Westchester hoped the third time would be the charm Saturday night in the City Section Open Division boys’ basketball final at L.A. Southwest College. Instead, Los Angeles Fairfax’s athleticism and depth again proved to be too much as it grinded its way to a 60-53 victory in a highly anticipated... Continue reading at 'Los Angeles Times'

[ Los Angeles Times | 2019-02-24 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Rivals Fairfax and Westchester will face off for City Section Open Division title

Get ready for Round 3 in the annual Fairfax-Westchester basketball rivalry, except the next game is for more than just bragging rights. It will be for the City Section Open Division championship next Saturday at L.A. Southwest College. Top-seeded Fairfax (26-1), the best team during the regular... Continue reading at Los Angeles Times

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Westchester downs Fairfax, wins 14th City Section title

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Narbonne topples Fairfax to reach first City Section Open Division final

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Fairfax claims early edge in battle of City's best with 50-48 win over Westchester

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No. 2 Fairfax, No. 3 Taft rally in second half to win City Section playoff openers

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Boys' basketball: Birmingham earns berth in City Section Open Division final

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Boys' basketball: After 35 years at Fairfax, Harvey Kitani wins his first Southern Section title

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Boys' basketball: Fairfax holds off Westchester, 60-57

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Boys' basketball: Fairfax earns share of Western League title with win over Westchester

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Boys' basketball: Westchester, led by 6-7 Keith Fisher, is ready to earn respect for City Section

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International Notes: Open Road Acquires Iconic UK and US Titles; Germany’s De Gruyter Reorganizes Open Access

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Ethan Anderson, Hayley Berfield are honored as City Section boys and girls basketball players of the year

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