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Monrovia Wildcats Headed to State Regional Playoffs

The Monrovia High School football team will take on a team from San Diego in a state regional playoff game on Saturday.

The Monrovia High School Wildcats football team was selected by CIF to play in the Division III state regional playoffs and will host the contest on Saturday, Dec. 8.

The Wildcats will play Madison High School from San Diego at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, according to MHS athletic director Randy Bell.

"We're giddy," Bell said.

The winner of the game will play in the Division III state championship bowl game at the Home Depot Center on Dec. 15, Bell said.

Silvia Moniot December 02, 2012 at 09:41 PM
Congrats Wildcats!
William lipps December 02, 2012 at 10:58 PM
Congrats mighty,mighty wildcats you can do this we gots your back. Class of 1989 yea
Robert Parry December 04, 2012 at 12:22 AM
These is a great honor. Most people don't know there are 10 sections in the California Interscholastic Federation. Each has playoffs to determine champions their school-size-based divisions, but only a handful of those champions get selected to go head-to-head for the title of State Champion. While "State Champion" is common in other places, it wasn't possible in California until a few years ago, due to the State's size. The fact that MHS has been the Southern Section Champion in its division for three years in a row, but is only now being selected for the State playoffs is a testament to the quality of the competition. It is a tremendous honor to even be selected. Well done, Wildcats!
Dan L. Huffman December 04, 2012 at 01:49 PM
As a parent of a player for Sierra Canyon, as you well know, I had the chance to watch these kids play. Congrats to the Wildcats ! This is a very good team. These kids are hard workers, good players and it is my belief that you'll go all the way to win at the Home Depot Center. I am wishing you all the best for a job well done ! Go get em !
Concerned for my kids December 05, 2012 at 04:35 AM
Woo whooo...Lets go Wildcats!!! Im so proud of you all! When I see you out there on the field after freshman BBall, it makes me proud to be a Wildcat! Its not unnoticed how hard you guys work for this! You deserve it! This is a Victory for Monrovia already!!! See you all Saturday!!! Proud Wildcat 1993- Proud Wildcat Parent! C/O 2012 and 2015
Deborah December 07, 2012 at 07:28 PM
Where is the playoff game going to be held? I know it's on Saturday, 12/8, at 7:30, but where? Thanks.
Tricia Hobbs December 07, 2012 at 09:24 PM
Monrovia "will host the contest" at Monrovia High School stadium.
Gem City Dude Man December 08, 2012 at 10:23 PM
What time do the gates open?
Erin Thorn December 08, 2012 at 10:45 PM
The gates open at 5 PM.

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