Jackets girls continue drive to championship

Berkeley High’s top-ranked girls basketball team took another step toward a NorCal championship last night, winning its quarterfinal against McClatchy-Sacramento 69-56. The Yellowjackets clinched the North Coast Section championship last Saturday by crushing Deer Valley 62-42.

In the semifinals BHS will play fourth-ranked Kennedy-Sacramento who beat Lowell last night, 54-39.

Update The Oakland Tribune has a good story on the game.