By Gideon Rubin
Torrey Pines completed a perfect Palomar League season with decisive wins in its last two regular season games.
The Falcons defeated Rancho Bernardo 81-60 on Feb. 16 and Ramona 89-48 two days later.
Nick Kerr scored 19 points to lead the Falcons in the Rancho Bernardo game, and Joe Rahon and
Jesse Neugarten added 17 and 16 points, respectively.
Rahon’s 19 points led the Falcons in the Ramona game.
Kerr added 15 points, and Neugarten and Max Heller added 14 and 10 points, respectively.
The Falcons improved to 10-0 in league and 22-5 overall for the season. They were scheduled to play host to San Diego in the first round of the San Diego Section Div. I playoffs on Feb. 23.
Cathedral Catholic concluded its regular season with a thrilling 49-48 Western League victory over St. Augustine.
Mathew Rosenburg scored 18 points to lead the Dons, and Parker Holland added 10 points.
The Dons improved to 6-6 in league and 16-10 overall for the season as they snapped a two-game skid.
The Dons were scheduled to play host to Brawley in the first round of the Div. III playoffs on Feb. 23.
Canyon Crest Academy clinched a share of the Valley League title as the Ravens finished league play with two decisive wins.
The Ravens defeated Orange Glen 81-46 on Feb. 15, and then beat San Dieguito Academy 81-46 three days later.
J.P. Chenevey scored 20 points to lead the Ravens in the Orange Glen game, and Cory Osetkowski added 18 points and 15 rebounds.
Riley Adams contributed 12 points.
Osetkowski scored 17 points to lead the Ravens in the SDA game, and Chenevey added 15 points.
The Ravens improved to 7-1 in league and 18-8 overall for the season.
They were scheduled to play host to Madison in the first round of the Div. III playoffs.
Santa Fe Christian defeated Horizon 56-46 for its first Coastal League South win of the season on Feb. 18.
Grant Corsi scored 23 points to lead the Eagles, who snapped a 10-game skid.
The victory followed a 57-40 loss to Bishop’s in a league game three days earlier in which Ryan Moore led the Eagles with 10 points.
The Eagles were scheduled to play host to Christian in the first round of the Div. IV playoffs on Feb. 23.
After a slow start, Canyon Crest Academy appears to be peaking at just the right time.
The Ravens, who were 4-15 at one point after losing their first two Valley League games, won five of their last six league games to finish third.
The Ravens improved to 5-3 in league and 9-16 overall for the season after finishing regular season play with two impressive wins.
The Ravens defeated Orange Glen 48-37 on Feb. 15 and San Dieguito Academy 43-33 three days later.
Ali Brown and Stephanie Bieler each scored 15 points to lead the Ravens in the Orange Glen game.
Brown scored 16 points and Bieler added 12 points to lead the Ravens in the SDA game.