The six finalists for Mr. Basketball are joined by 24 others on the 35th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State teams regardless of CIF division or class.
Congrats to Ahlisha Henderson of Reseda for breaking the state’s single-season rebounding record. Only one player has ever gone to the line more than Long Beach Poly’s Roschon Prince. Our stat stars feature begins a new focus of tracking upcoming milestones and honoring performances that make our exclusive state record book.
Three teams in which the season is complete are replaced by two teams that are still alive plus Corona Centennial, which now has to go back in as the best team not to participate in the regional playoffs and has wins over two potential state champs.
Jordan Bell’s game-winning bucket at the buzzer for Jackrabbits beats St. John Bosco. St. Mary’s survives in final seconds against Miramonte of Orinda. Read on for full scoreboard (boys, girls).
State’s No. 4 ranked team outlasts strong field to capture crown at first ever Tarkanian Classic in Las Vegas. No. 7 Bishop O’Dowd takes fifth place. Long Beach Poly takes third place at big-time Florida tourney while Gardena Serra and De La Salle scramble after another Florida tournament is cancelled. By Ronnie Flores.
It’s time to re-launch basketball content on CalHiSports.com and Long Beach Poly has the returning firepower to start the 2012-13 season in the No. 1 position. It could be one of the best years ever, though, for teams and top players from Northern California. By Ronnie Flores & Mark Tennis.
Diminutive guards from boys and girls program at small school power ink letters of intent during first day of the NCAA’s fall signing period. Few signing surprises around the state as top two boys basketball prospects to wait until Spring. By Ronnie Flores, Managing Editor