Bell-Jeff girls' hoops coach resigns

Jaclyn Johnson, the coach of the Bellarmine-Jefferson girls basketball team, has resigned as the team awaits the CIF state basketball playoff pairings, according to a report on the Daily News High School Sports Spotlight blog.

Bell-Jeff lost to Serra, 71-54, in the semifinals of the Southern Section Division 4AA playoffs on Saturday.

The assistant coaches at Bell-Jeff are expected to take over the team for the CIF state playoffs.

Serra beat Windward in triple overtime to win the Division 4AA championship on Wednesday night.