The Bee's Central Section No. 3 Central — ranked No. 3 by The Bee in the Central Section — knocked off top-ranked and Tri-River Athletic Conference champion Clovis North 2-0 behind a pair of goals from Mariah Montoya. The Broncos, who appeared to be on track to receive the No. 1 playoff seed in Division I before the loss, close the regular season Friday against No. 2 Buchanan, which beat Clovis 5-3.
No. 7 Bullard jumped to a 3-0 lead and held on for a 3-2 victory over Madera to clinch the County/Metro Athletic Conference title. Amanda Schoonover, Ryen Darling and Rebekah Weimer had goals.
Crista Cruz and Joei Rivera scored as Hoover clinched its first North Yosemite League title since 2000 with a 2-2 tie against Fresno.
NYL-leading Hoover got 11 points from Ebonie Castano, eight while the Patriots were pulling ahead in the third quarter, and she also had five steals in a 49-42 win over Sunnyside.
Washington's state record for consecutive league victories, set from 1994-2006, was broken Tuesday by Modesto Christian, which defeated Ripon 85-42 for its 126th consecutive league win.