Charter Oak 53, Yucaipa 33: Not that Charter Oak’s 53-33 victory over visiting Yucaipa in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Inland Division playoffs Friday is going to make state power and top-seeded Vista Murrieta shake in its boots, but it was the Chargers’ seventh consecutive victory after nearly squandering a big fourth-quarter lead.
San Dimas 48, Gabrielino 6: Host San Dimas defeated Gabrielino 48-6 in the first round of the CIF-SS Mid Valley Division playoffs Friday night. The win gave San Dimas coach Bill Zernickow his 100th career win.The Saints dominated early and led 48-3 at halftime to force a running clock in the second half.
Norwalk 42, West Covina 27: West Covina could not have imagined getting off to a better start, but in the end it was ability of Rashaad Penny as a receiver that made all the difference as Norwalk came from behind to win 42-27 in the first round of the CIF-SS Southeast Division playoffs on Friday.
Upland 21, South Hills 14: After earning a share of the Baseline League title with a victory over Rancho Cucamonga last week, Upland mustered enough grit to get past West Covina South Hills, 21-14, in the first round of the CIF-SS Inland Division playoffs Friday night.
Arroyo 56, Baldwin Park 53: Those were sighs of relief coming from the Arroyo High School sideline rather than sounds of celebration. The second-seeded Knights (10-1) had to come from behind in the fourth quarter and then hung on for a 56-53 win over at-large selection Baldwin Park in a wild CIF-Southern Section Mid-Valley Division first-round playoff game.
Duarte 27, Maranatha 17: Duarte used a swarming defense to keep Maranatha’s outstanding offense in check, allowing the Falcons to advance to the second round of the CIF-SS Northwest Division playoffs with a 27-17 road win Friday night.
Diamond Bar 63, Downey 29: Downey High’s reign as CIF-SS Southeast Division kingpin ended abruptly Friday night. The host Vikings were ousted from the playoffs in decisive fashion as visiting Diamond Bar stormed to a 63-29 victory.
Monrovia 62, Sierra Canyon 10
Montebello 24, Northview 17
Pomona 45, Rosemead 14
Paraclete 54, La Canada 3
San Dimas 48, Gabrielino 6
San Marino 51, Bell Gardens 34
Schurr 29, Viewpoint 7
Arroyo 56, Baldwin Park 53
Norwalk 42, West Covina 27
Dominguez 41, El Rancho 0
Los Altos 37, Paramount 10
Muir 53, La Mirada 35
La Serna 55, Burroughs 7
Diamond Bar 63, Downey 29
Burbank 49, Mayfair 14
Santa Fe 31, Diamond Ranch 28
Vista Murrieta 57, Los Osos 14
Charter Oak 53, Yucaipa 33
Rancho Cucamonga 48, Redlands East Valley 7
Norco 56, Great Oak 27
Upland 21, South Hills 14
Corona Santiago 35, Eisenhower 14
Chaparral 31, Chino Hills 28
Corona Centennial 56, Etiwanda 23
Oak Park 42, Bishop Montgomery 13
Cerritos Valley Christian 21, La Puente 14
Carpinteria 31, La Salle 23
El Segundo 35, Santa Paula 28
Bishop Diego 34, North Torrance 0
Duarte 27, Maranatha 17
Torrance 42, Azusa 20
Nordoff 42, Verbum Dei 0