A group of six boys are in line to be selected as the 2013 honoree by Cal-Hi Sports. The Mr. Basketball State Player of the Year list now goes back almost 100 years and includes numerous NBA superstars.
Sacramento Sheldon vs. Archbishop Mitty plus Mater Dei vs. Etiwanda will tip on Saturday to see which two will play each other in the first CIF Open Division state championship game. Go inside for breakdowns and favorites in all divisions.
Overtime needed as the Huskies end Salesian’s 75-game win streak against NorCal opponents. Down south, Long Beach Poly’s decision to knowingly use an ineligible player may be the biggest story. Read on as well for Pleasant Grove boys, Salesian girls and Redondo boys highlights.
A group of three newcomers this week are led by red-hot La Verne Lutheran, and also include Deer Valley and La Costa Canyon. Corona Centennial, L.A. Loyola and L.A. Windward are out after losing in respective section quarterfinals.
While the new CIF Open Division is going pull up a number of top teams for the regional playoffs, we will continue to rank all teams according to their CIF numbered divisions. First look at the girls by CIF divisions coming out Thursday.
Sacramento Sheldon captures top division championship of 23rd Annual Torrey Pines Holiday Classic with title game win over San Diego St. Augustine after 2-2 performance at Tarkanian Classic. Richmond Salesian takes third with local school Mission Hills and host school also capturing tourney titles. By Ronnie Flores.