By Matt Kawahara
Haleigh Filer had 17 points and Chelsey Aardahl 15 as fourth-seeded Capital Christian defeated No. 5 seed Sacramento Waldorf 67-38 in a Division V girls playoff game tonight at Capital Christian.
Three other Cougars also scored in double figures: Monique Colbert with 11 points and Nicole Colbert and Shelby Hicks with 10 apiece. Cara Pittman led the way for Sacramento Waldorf with 11 points.
Capital Christian, playing swarming defense, advances to face top-seeded Brookside Christian in Wednesday's semifinals at Galt High School. Brookside Christian defeated Vacaville Christian 75-34.
"We've got to have our A-game, that's for sure, but it'll be fun," said Capital Christian coach Suzanne Baker. "We're happy to be going to semifinals. We're excited."