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Ben Knight (15) and Ahjae Holdman (32) of Mission box out San Ramon Valley's Eric Ficken (24) and Nate Roberto (10) in a game on Nov. 28, 2018, at Archbishop Riordan High School. (Ethan Kassel / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps Basketball: Mission gets first experience in defeat

ARCHBISHOP RIORDAN HS — Young high school basketball teams with minimal experience…

 

Teddy Snyder rises up for a layup on Thursday. (Ethan Kassel/Special to S.F. Examiner)

St. Ignatius hoops rides hot start past Mission

MCCULLOUGH GYM — A big first quarter provided the separation the St.…

 

Galileo football winning the state title is a prime example of San Francisco public schools’ athletic ascendence in the last couple years. (Courtesy Robert Schnitzer/Galileo Athletics)

Galileo’s title caps off banner year for SF public schools

San Francisco is a city of champions. No, not the 49ers. Even…

 

Greg Hill, left, holds practice at Mission High School last season. Hill is out as head coach, replaced by Tobias Whitley. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

A rundown of local high school football championships

AAA Championship: It’s not on Thanksgiving, but the AAA Championship has the…

Greg Hill, left, holds practice at Mission High School last season. Hill is out as head coach, replaced by Tobias Whitley. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mission forward U’jah Pratt (32) is the only starter to return from the Bears’ title-winning season last year. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Crusader Classic tips off new high-school basketball season

The Riordan Crusader Classic signifies the start of the high school basketball…

Mission forward U’jah Pratt (32) is the only starter to return from the Bears’ title-winning season last year. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mission High School won the state title in Sacramento on Friday. (Dennis Lee/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Mission becomes first SF public school to claim state title for boys’ basketball

SACRAMENTO — All year, the Mission Bears have described their play as…

Mission High School won the state title in Sacramento on Friday. (Dennis Lee/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJunior guard Frank Hall (20) believes Mission High has one of the best chances to capture the Academic Athletic Association title.

Frank Hall has Mission running for another city title

It’s a common perception that when the postseason arrives, the most successful…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJunior guard Frank Hall (20) believes Mission High has one of the best chances to capture the Academic Athletic Association title.