Video: Big sendoff for Modesto Christian girls

March 28, 2014 

The Modesto Christian girls basketball team got a big sendoff on Friday morning before heading to Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento for its CIF state basketball championship game against Santa Barbara. (Joe Cortez/


The Modesto Christian girls basketball team received a great sendoff in Salida this morning as they headed to Sacramento's Sleep Train Arena for today's 2 p.m. CIF State title game. The Crusaders will play Santa Barbara.

Click on the video to see the sendoff and hear what player Lexi Tubbs has to say about the support. Then, go to this afternoon to follow all of the action on our live chat. The game also will be televised live on CSN California. Check back early this evening for photo galleries, video and stories by our Joe Cortez and Brian VanderBeek.

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