All four Surf League teams finish with 3-3 records; Los Al will play Edison in playoff game at Marina tonight.
Both the Los Alamitos HIgh boys soccer and basketball teams needed wins over Edison to reach the playoffs.
But with an extension of their season on the line, Los Al, led by sophomore forward Everett May 16 points, downed Edison 60-45. That result, and Newport Harbor’s 54-29 victory over Corona del
Those games will be played tonight at Marina High on Thursday. Corona del Mar will play Newport Harbor at 5:30 p.m. followed by Edison-Los Alamitos at 7 p.m.
The OC register has all the details and lots of interviews
BOYS SOCCER: Lazar’s Golden Goal gives Los Al a 1-0 win in 2nd OT
After 80 minutes of regulation and 15 minutes of overtime play, Brandon Lazar headed in the rebound off a corner kick to give Los Alamitos a 1-0 win over the visiting Edison Chargers.
It was Van Steenburgen’s 11th assist of the year and ties him with Louie Arellano for the team lead in points with 27. Outstanding goalkeeping kept Los Al in the game early on, with senior Brandon Hartwyk coming up big in numerous times in the first half to shut out the Chargers. C.J. Pyncior continued the scoreless
Late in regulation the Griffins had four excellent looks at the goal but were just wide.
The win handed Edison its first loss in Surf League play, but also gave the resurgent and finally healthy Griffins a 3-3 record, good enough to edge out Corona Del Mar for second place and a guaranteed CIF-SS playoff berth. CDM tied Newport
The Griffins Boys finished with a 12-10-3 overall mark and now await the CIF Soccer playoff brackets which will be announced Saturday at 11am.