Mater Dei-St. John Bosco II is secured: Section, state and national titles on the line

Video: Mater Dei beats St. John Bosco

Highlights of the Monarchs' 38-24 regular-season win over the Braves.

The stage is set. Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) versus St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.), round two.


Only this heavyweight showdown pitting the top two ranked teams in the country is for a CIF Southern Section Division 1 title and spot in the Open Division finals.

Each secured places in either corner with impressive semifinal victories on Friday night.

Mater Dei (12-0) handed host Mission Viejo its first loss of the season, 49-24. Leading national Player of the Year candidate Bryce Young threw for 520 yards and seven touchdowns in just three quarters. ...

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