By Dave Abbott of NELA Sports One
The Marshall Barristers had an undefeated regular season, with a 10-0 record in Northern League play and an overall record of 25-13. In the playoffs, they competed in Division 1, defeating both the Banning High Pilots of Wilmington and the Cleveland Cavaliers of Reseda, before losing in the semi finals to San Pedro 3-1 ((17-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-20).
Eagle Rock finished the regular season with a league record of 8-2 and an overall record of 28-17-1. They competed in the Division 1 playoffs, defeating the San Fernando Tigers and the Bell High Eagles, before losing in the semi-finals to the Patriots of Birmingham Charter High of Lake Balboa 3-2 (25-16, 27-29, 25-12, 25-27, 15-7).
The Franklin Panthers were 6-4 in regular season league play and 9-8 overall. They competed in the Division 2 playoffs, defeating the Chavez High Eagles of San Fernando 3-1 before losing in the quarterfinals to the University High Wildcats of West L.A. 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-20).
The Wilson Mules were 3-7 in regular season league play and 6-12 overall. They competed in the Division 3 playoffs, but lost in in the first round to the Toilers of Manual Arts 3-0 (25-12, 25-20, 24-26, 25-15)
Lincoln was 2-8 in regular season league play and 2-12 overall, while the Sotomayor Wolves of Glassell Park were 1-9 in league play and 1-14 overall. Neither Lincoln nor Sotomayor made the playoffs.
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