'Jackets gear up for the NCS playoffs

Berkeley High girls basketball player Desire Finnie (11) lays up a shot against Piedmont's JoNae Gonzales (2) at Berkeley on Feb. 21 during the final regular-season basketball game for the Yellowjackets. The Pacific-bound Finnie scored a team-high 24 points and also grabbed 13 rebounds and had five steals in the Yellowjackets' 64-52 victory over the Highlanders. Berkeley finished the regular season with a 19-7 record and earned the No. 2 seed in the North Coast Section Division I girls playoffs. After a first-round bye, the Yellowjackets will host the winner of the first-round game between No. 7 Pittsburg and No. 10 California in a quarterfinal game on Feb. 28. For more photos from the Feb. 21 game and other high school games, visit http://photos.mercurynews.com/category/sports/high-school