The Huntington Beach Oilers outlasted the Corona Del Mar Sea Kings to take their third consecutive California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section crown.
Huntington Beach once again asserted their dominance in the CIF Southern Section Division I finals at Cerritos College in Norwalk on Saturday. The undefeated Oilers overcame a one game deficit to win the match 22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 26-28, 15-8. The Oilers were led by U.S. Men’s National Team candidate T.J. DeFalco’s 41 kills and senior setter Josh Tuaniga’s 63 assists. The win is Huntington Beach’s 101st section win in a row.
Huntington Beach now advances to the CIF Regional tournament, where they will take on Palisades at home on Tuesday, May 26.