Boys host Rosamond, girls get Bishop

The Taft boys and girls basketball teams will both open the CIF Central Section Division IV playoffs at home this week.

The No.8 seeded Taft boys open Tuesday against No.9 Rosamond.

The winner will face the winner of No.1 Washington Union-No.16 Firebaugh on Thursday.

Meanwhile, the No.6 seeded Wildcat girls Wednesday host No.11 seed Bishop.

The winner of that game will face the winner of that game will face No.3 seed McFarland-No.14 Sierra Pacific Friday.

Bishop and Rosamond are both former CIF Southern Section teams playing for the first time in the Central Section.

Both playoff games will begin at 7 p.m. in Mullen Gymnasium.