Here would be our projected matchups for Northern California teams for the CIF state bowl games. This is assuming Bakersfield, Sanger and Mendota being the three teams moving from Central Section to north.
St. Mary’s (Stockton) 13-1 vs. Freedom (Oakley) 11-1
Valley Christian (San Jose) 12-1 vs. Del Oro (Loomis) 12-2
Serra (San Mateo) 9-4 vs. Bakersfield 11-2
Note: We have Serra higher in our rankings than Del Oro, but Serra and Valley Christian wouldn’t be playing each other.
Manteca 12-1 vs. Sanger 13-0
Cardinal Newman (Santa Rosa) 12-1 vs. Oakdale 11-2
Sutter 13-0 vs. Menlo-Atherton (Atherton) 11-2
Milpitas 10-3 vs. Pleasant Valley (Chico) 10-3
Campolindo (Moraga) 10-3 vs. Palma (Salinas) 11-2
Bishop O’Dowd (Oakland) 13-1 vs. Capital Christian (Sacramento) 10-2
McClymonds (Oakland) 10-1 vs. East Nicolaus 13-0
Amador (Sutter Creek) 12-1 vs. Mendota 13-0
Brookside Christian (Stockton) 9-4 vs. St. Patrick/St. Mary’s (Vallejo) 11-3