Cards fall in opening round of state playoffs

first_imgCorning >> The Cardinals took their first loss of the season Wednesday night when they faced the No. 11 Ripon Indians in the opening round of the Division IV CIF State Playoffs, 58-50, to finish the year 29-1.“Great season,” said coach Kurt Wilkins after the game. “There’s no other way to say it, great season.”Despite the early exit from the state playoffs, the No. 6 Cardinals won the NSCIF Division IV championship game Friday in convincing fashion, 54-34 over the Pierce Bears at Butte …last_img read more