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GFHS Winter Sports

Continue to Make Athletic History 2018

So AWESOME! In the 10th year of our school’s existence the Grizzlies continue to make more athletic history with ALL Varsity Winter Sports advancing to CIF-SS playoffs!  ALL OF THESE TEAMS ARE CURRENTLY COMPETING:  Boys’ Basketball, Girls’ Basketball, Boys’ Soccer, Girls’ Soccer, Girls’ Water Polo, Boys’ Wrestling.  Girls’ Wrestlers also qualified for CIF-SS Tournament and unfortunately non were able to advance in the competition.

How does a team or individual qualify for CIF-SS playoffs?

  • League season finish in 1st, 2nd or 3rd place
  • Team petitions for At-Large entry if they have a .500 season record

How did our 2018 teams qualify?

  1. Boys’ Basketball:  3rd place Orange Coast League finish
  2. Girls’ Basketball:  Orange Coast League Champion – 1st Place
  3. Boys’ Soccer:  At-Large entry w/.500 season record
  4. Girls’ Soccer:  3rd place Orange Coast League finish
  5. Girls’ Water Polo: 3rd place Orange Coast League finish;
    1. *won OCL 3rd place playoff vs Estancia & Saddleback
  6. Boys’ Wrestling: Orange Coast League Champion – 1st Place
  7. Girls’ Wrestling:  All girls automatically qualify for initial CIFSS Tournament


Why do some teams play Wild Card games?

  • Teams that finish in 3rd place may be matched with At-Large entries in order to seed the bracket
    • Teams drawing a Wild Card have to win in order to get into the 1st Round of their seeded division bracket


Where can you find playoff information?

  • Go to the CIFSS website.  All Winter Sports playoff division tournament brackets are posted and updated the next morning following each day’s competition.
  • Follow Godinez Athletics Social Media!
    • godinezathleticstherealg on Instagram
    • @godinezsports on Twitter
  • On our website you will find currently posted CIFSS playoff information under the main menu heading and also under each individual varsity sports’ menu under the more tab.