Valencia Girls Earn Top Seed in New D-2 Playoff

The Valencia girls lacrosse team capped its inaugural season with a six-game winning streak to end the regular season and the No. 1 seed in a new “Division II” playoff bracket assembled by the L.A. chapter of US Lacrosse.

The Vikings (7-2-2) will open the D-II playoffs Wednesday at home against No. 8 Westridge of Pasadena. Valencia beat the Tigers (4-5) 19-10 last week in their regular-season finale. That was the sixth win in a row for the Vikings, who haven’t lost since April 1.

Girls Division II Playoff Seeds

  1. Valencia (7-2-2)
  2. Dos Pueblos (9-3-1)
  3. Westlake (5-11)
  4. Glendale (3-12)
  5. Chadwick (7-3)
  6. Oaks Christian (5-8)
  7. La Reina (4-10)
  8. Westridge (4-5)

First-round games will be played Wednesday at the home field of the higher-seeded team, and semifinal games will be played Friday at the home field of the higher-seeded teams. The D-II championship game will be Wednesday, May 11, at Valencia (7 p.m.)

First-round matchups

  • 8 Westridge at 1 Valencia
  • 5 Chadwick at 4 Glendale
  • 6 Oaks Christian at 3 Westlake
  • 7 La Reina at 2 Dos Pueblos

Complete 2016 Playoff Brackets