Wednesday Nov 21 2012 comments Oakmont season ends in first round of NorCal playoffs By: Philip Wood, of the Auburn Journal -A +A Senior Katie Carte had five of her 16 kills in the first set, and Oakmont win, but Sacred Heart Cathedral won the next three to advance to the CIF Northern California Division III semifinals. Oakmont's Ally Wubben sets the ball for Katie Carte during Tuesday night's match against visiting San Francisco-Sacred Heart Cathedral in the CIF Northern California Division III playoffs. Allison Haack's expression tells the story of Oakmont's fate late in the fourth set of Tuesday night's match against Sacred Heart Cathedral in the first round of the CIF Northern California Division III playoffs. Brie Shea, left, and Jackie Suffle watch their Oakmont teammates fight to try and stay alive in the fourth set of Tuesday night's CIF Northern California Division III playoff match against San Francisco-Sacred Heart Cathedral. The Vikings lost in four sets. Katie Carte pushes the ball over the net and by the painted red fingernails of Sacred Heart Cathedral's Madison Murtaugh (13) during Tuesday night's CIF Northern California Division III playoff opener. Oakmont lost 3-1 but ends its season with a Capital Valley Conference title and the school's first Sac-Joaquin Section championship banner. Oakmont fell to Sacred Heart Cathedral Tuesday night at home in the first round of the Northern California Regional playoffs.