NO. 1 VS. NO. 2: The top two teams in the area will square off on Friday when No. 2 San Marino calls on No. 1 Monrovia. The Wildcats won last year, 43-7. Staff photo by Sarah Reingewirtz
It’s game week for Game of the Year, Part 2….Part 1 was when Monrovia faced and beat St. Francis, now its Monrovia hosting San Marino in a battle of the top two teams in the area, with first place and a share of the Rio Hondo League crown at stake. Monrovia also is likely to receive the No. 2 seed in the CIF- Southern Section Mid-Valley Division playoffs with a win. San Marino, in addition to claiming at least a piece of the Rio Hondo League title could also grab a top four seed. The Titans are currently ranked No. 5. The Wildcats are sitting at No. 3, ready to pounce.