Who: No. 4 Liberty Ranch Hawks vs. No. 1 Colfax Falcons
When/where: Today, 7:20 p.m., Tokay High School, Lodi
Admission: $10 for adults and $5 children; $5 for parking
Liberty Ranch 21-8, has won three straight; Colfax 24-5, has won seven straight.
Liberty Ranch: Josh Williams is in his first season.
Colfax: Mike O’Connell is in his fourth season.
Road to semifinals
Regular season: Liberty Ranch finished tied for second in the Sierra Valley Conference. Colfax won the Pioneer Valley League title.
First round playoffs: Liberty Ranch def. Mariposa, 75-48; Colfax def. Hughson, 75-50.
Second round playoffs: Liberty Ranch def. Mesa Verde 69-42; Colfax def. West Campus, 66-57.
The winner advances to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV championship game, which will be held at Sacramento’s Sleep Train Arena on Saturday, Mar. 2 at 3 p.m. Riverbank and Summerville play in Wednesday’s other semifinal. The two section title game participants both earn berths in the Northern California Championship playoffs.
Liberty Ranch def. El Dorado 63-46 and 71-61; Colfax def. El Dorado 68-62.
Placer def. Liberty Ranch 67-47; Colfax def. Placer 64-49.
Liberty Ranch def. West Campus 72-62; Colfax def. West Campus 66-57.
This is Liberty Ranch’s third-ever playoff game, all of them coming this season.
Colfax boasts a 24-4 playoff record over the past nine years, including four Division IV titles and two runner-up finishes. The Falcons’ last section title came in 2011.
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