Men's and Women's Hoops Teams to Open Play-Offs at Home
The MSJC men's and women's basketball teams will both be hosting a Southern California Regional play-off game this week.
The Eagle men's team will kick off the 2013 post season with a game on Wednesday night February 27th against visiting Fullerton College. The Eagles who finished the season 19-10 overall were awarded the #15 seed in the Regional Tournament. Fullerton comes into the game with a record of 14-13, they finished in fourth place in the Orange Empire Conference.
The Lady Eagles enter the Southern California Regional with the #3 seed and a record of 26-2. MSJC will host Cuesta College on Friday March 1st. The Lady Eagles are the champions of the Foothill Conference while Cuesta enters the tournament as the second place team out of the Western States North Conference with a record of 19-10.
Both Wednesday's men's game and Friday's women's game will start at 7pm.
Kerah Natividad (top) and Dwayne Benjamin (bottom) have helped lead the men's and women's MSJC basketball teams into the 2013 play-offs. Both teams will open the post season at home this week with the men playing Wednesday and the women playing on Friday. Both games start at 7 pm. (photos by DeeAnn Bradley/MSJC)