The Central Section’s quarterfinal Friday was littered by a number of near-upsets, but it really only produced one big one: That would be No. 9 Kerman over No. 1 CVC in Division IV. And to think, the Lions needed a Hail Mary and a two-point conversion to upend Taft in the first round. Could the Wildcats be the team in the semifinals right now?
Well, sure, they could be. And Garces and South could have sprung upsets, too. Highland beat BCHS and out-played Golden Valley for a half but made far too many mistakes for that to matter once GV got back on track in the second half. The