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Girls Basketball: Lowell continues to dominate AAA with rout of Washington

Girls Basketball: Lowell continues to dominate AAA with rout of Washington 

By Jeremy Balan

The Lowell girls basketball dynasty – and there’s no doubt that’s what it is – is showing no signs of ending any time soon.

The Cardinals’ quest for their seventh Academic Athletic Association title in eight years has been far from bumpy and the trend continued on Friday night with a 70-31 win over rival Washington at Kezar Pavilion.

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Girls Basketball: Lowell shows no signs of fatigue in rout of Galileo

Girls Basketball: Lowell shows no signs of fatigue in rout of Galileo 

By John Baker

Not only has Lowell’s girls basketball team played three games in five days, including back-to-back Academic Athletic Association tilts on Monday and Tuesday, but it has shown few signs of fatigue.

In fact, the Cardinals seem to be getting stronger the more often they play.

Tuesday night’s 61-26 victory over Galileo showed Lowell at its best. The Cardinals executed all aspects of their game with the self-confidence and energy of a well-rested squad.

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Basketball Top 10s: Riordan new top boys team, SHC still best girls squad

Basketball Top 10s: Riordan new top boys team, SHC still best girls squad 

Every week, we will be publishing our take on the top ten boys and girls basketball teams in San Francisco. Feel free to make your own rankings and discuss ours in the comment section.

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Girls Basketball: Lowell pulls away after halftime to secure road win over Lincoln

Girls Basketball: Lowell pulls away after halftime to secure road win over Lincoln 

By Matthew Snyder

Since practice began in the preseason, the Lowell girls basketball team has worked tirelessly toward improving its fast-break offense.

For the first month of the season, the Cardinals focused exclusively upon pushing the ball upcourt. Even in midseason they must make a set number of fast-break layups during the first five minutes of practice or else suffer consequences.

That fast-paced base paid dividends in Monday’s Academic Athletic Association game at Lincoln, where the Cardinals beat the Mustangs at their own game by pushing the tempo on offense on the way to a 72-42 rout.

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Boys Basketball: Lincoln only remaining AAA unbeaten after rout of Lowell

Boys Basketball: Lincoln only remaining AAA unbeaten after rout of Lowell 

By Jeremy Balan

The 16 minutes didn’t come sequentially, but the Lowell boys basketball team essentially scored a single point in a half against Lincoln on Friday night.

And that’s no way to beat the Academic Athletic Association’s best team.

In the first and third quarters, the Cardinals scored just one point combined and shot 0-of-21 from the floor, allowing the Mustangs to coast to a 48-21 home win.

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Basketball: Top teams hold in boys and girls rankings

Basketball: Top teams hold in boys and girls rankings 

Every week, we will be publishing our take on the top ten boys and girls basketball teams in San Francisco. Feel free to make your own rankings and discuss ours in the comment section.

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Girls Basketball: Lowell dominated in the paint by Eastside Prep

Girls Basketball: Lowell dominated in the paint by Eastside Prep 

By Josh Levine

The Eastside Prep girls basketball team took down Lowell 49-34 in a Martin Luther King Day showcase on Monday at City College of San Francisco and the Panthers did it on the boards.

Led by 6-foot, USF-bound senior forward Hashima Carothers, Eastside outrebounded the Cardinals by a 33-14 margin in the non-league win.

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Football: SanFranPreps.com All-City Team

Football: SanFranPreps.com All-City Team 

By Jeremy Balan

Antoine Porter’s breakout senior season may not have even happened if the Mission football team had another option to play quarterback.

Mission coach Joe Albano essentially put Porter, who is naturally a slotback or wide receiver, behind center because he had no one else.

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Boys Basketball Top 10: St. Ignatius moves to the top after Bruce-Mahoney win

Boys Basketball Top 10: St. Ignatius moves to the top after Bruce-Mahoney win 

Every week, we will be publishing our take on the top ten boys and girls basketball teams in San Francisco. Feel free to make your own rankings and discuss ours in the comment section.

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Girls Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral ends St. Ignatius’ streak at the top

Girls Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral ends St. Ignatius’ streak at the top 

Every week, we will be publishing our take on the top ten boys and girls basketball teams in San Francisco. Feel free to make your own rankings and discuss ours in the comment section.

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Girls Basketball: Lowell escapes with road win over Galileo

Girls Basketball: Lowell escapes with road win over Galileo 

By Josh Levine

The Lowell girls basketball team squeaked by Galileo with a 48-41 road win on Friday to hold on to first place in the still-early Academic Athletic Association season.

Both teams took turns holding on to the lead, but a third-quarter barrage of three clutch three-pointers from Katarina Lum turned a five-point Galileo (13-3, 1-1) advantage into a 29-28 Lowell (12-4, 2-0) lead.

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Prep Wrapup: Lowell wrestling wins AAA opener against SFI

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