Grant earns No. 1 seed in City Section Division III playoffs

The Grant boys basketball team earned the top seed in the CIF City Section Division III playoffs and will play Bravo on Friday night. Grant (24-5) won the East Valley League championship with a 12-0 record and has won 11 games in a row.

Bravo (12-12) finished in third place in the Southern League.

Chatsworth (9-22), the reigning Division III champion, has the No. 9 seed and plays Panorama (20-8). Panorama won its first Valley Mission League championship with an 11-1 record. The Pythons lost their league finale, 56-44, to Kennedy.

Here's a look at the City Section Division III playoff pairings:

CIF City Section Division III basketball playoffs. Games begin Friday:

No. 16 Bravo at No. 1 Grant

No. 9 Chatsworth at No. 8 Panorama

No. 12 Roosevelt at No. 5 Franklin

No. 13 Jefferson at No. 4 Banning

No. 14 Wilson at No. 3 Locke

No. 11 Marshall at No. 6 Hamilton

No. 10 Los Angeles at No. 7 Huntington Park

No. 15 Lincoln at No. 2 Bell