The undefeated Los Alamitos High School Rugby Team opened its bid for a second SoCal Youth Rugby title in three years with a 21-8 quarter-final playoff win over Long Beach Wilson on Wednesday afternoon on the old Laurel School field.
The Griffins will now face La Jolla which defeated Carlsbad 42-29 Wednesday. Their semi-final match will be played
Against Wilson, Jojo
The Griffins brought a 4-0 record into the playoffs, having downed all of its OC Coast League competition: Saddleback Valley 47-0, the Stallions 28-0 (forfeit), Servite 45-7, and Marina 49-12. The top two teams from the White (top) Division’s four leagues all advance to the playoffs.
Wilson had finished in second place in the Los Angeles league with a 3-1 mark, trailing only St. Anthony’s.