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City youth basketball champions crowned

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The City of Madera youth basketball leagues concluded their seasons with playoff games held at the John W. Wells Youth Center. Championships were awarded in the 4th- 6th grade and the 7th-8th grade leagues.

Saturday’s playoffs began with the Cali-Kutz Ballers defeating the Cal Bears 44-28 in the first semifinal of the junior age group. In the second game the Lil’ Lakers defeated the Junior P.D. 37-23.

The championship game saw the Ballers pull away in the second half to defeat the Lil’ Lakers 39-32.

In the 7th-8th league, Team Zaragoza beat the Lakers in a very close game, 27-24...


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