Sights and Sounds: 2018 Okawa Classic Harbor vs College of the Canyons

Images from the tourney can be purchased by visiting popscout.smugmug.com Day 1 slideshow from the 2018 Okawa Classic hosted by Coach Bruce Turner and East LA College.  The game between Harbor and Canyons was played on December 27, 2018. Harbor vs College of the Canyons purchases images @ popscout.smugmug.com      

Popscout Mixtapes

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Noah Taitz: 2018 Tarkanian Spotlight

Bishop Gorman (NV) plays La Lumiere Jan 4, 2019 during the Coaches for Cancer showcase in Wheeler,West Virginia.  In their last game played (12-22), The Gaels gave Rancho Christian a nice ass whippin’ (61-39) to take the 2018 Tarkanian Classic.  They come to sunny Southern California on Jan 24-26, taking on Santa Margarita (1.24) and…

City Section Watch: Cleveland vs Van Nuys

  Van Nuys defeats Cleveland 64-63 No Frills Tourney Van Nuys High Van Nuys ended a 5-game losing streak, defeating Cleveland 64-63 during the No Frills Tourney hosted by Coach Evan Porter and Van Nuys High School.  Cleveland has an x factor this season in former Loyola/Arizona guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright.  It’s great to see former…

City Section Spotlight: Birmingham Patriots

Although the Birmingham Patriots have lost most of its luster from a few years ago. we still appreciate what they bring to the table.  To put it frankly, we love the way Birmingham Head Coach Nick Halic continues to allow his ball club to express themselves, allowing players to operate within their space,  giving every…

Girls Hoops: Saugus wins Burroughs West Coast Holiday Festival

Saugus Centurions – Currently 17-2 Foothill Division #46 State Rank (Maxpreps) Popscout Top 20:  On the bubble Next Game: Jan 8 @ Golden Valley Saugus defeats Camarillo 43-42 to win The West Coast Holiday Festival hosted by John Burroughs High December 29, 2018.   The Saugus Centurion girls basketball team stole a victory away from…

2019 Legacy Winter Festival Brackets – Updated

Final Updated brackets for the Legacy Tourney – which feature 8 top teams in the elite division. Legacy WBF Pools Sched 12 27 2018 Bracket 2 JV FS 12 27 18 JV FS Bracket 12 27 18 Bracket 2 JV 12 27 18 Bracket JV 12 27 18 Bracket 2 LWBF Silver 12 27 2018…

2019 Matt Denning Nike Hoops Classic

The joint will be jumping all day at the 2019 Matt Denning Nike Hoops Classic January 5, 2019.  What a way to kick start the new year with a slate of games sure to get your blood pressure up 😉 The Marquee game appears to be Windward taking on Centennial (NV) at 3pm.  Charisma Osborne…

Popscout Girls Top 20

 Sierra Canyon (15-0)  – Jan 2 vs Chino Hills Windward (13-2) – Jan 3 vs Central (Fresno) Etiwanda (11-2) –  Jan 5 vs Alemany (Matt Denning Hoop Classic) Bishop Montgomery (11-4) – The Lady Knights are at full strength Redondo Union (12-2) – Jackrabbits come to town 1/4 during Take Flight showcase Mater Dei (18-2)…

Popscout Boys Top 25

Jan.1, 2019 Sierra Canyon (16-1) – Hosting two showcases this weekend Rancho Christian (14-1) –  Mobley’s are special during 2018 Classic @ Damien Corona Centennial (14-3) – L’s to Sierra Canyon and Rancho Christian (2) Fairfax (13-1) – Holds its own against any and all… 1/18 showdown with the Comets Westchester (10-1) – Kaelen Allen wins…

Popscout Boys City Section Top 15

Jan 1, 2019 8:08am The Lions and Comets continue to be national Powerhouse teams on a City Section budget.  smh Fairfax (12-1)  – 3-1 during Classic @ Damien Westchester (10-1) – Kaelen launching in Myrtle Beach, wins dunk contest Taft (9-4) – Humbled at damein Tourney with 3 L’s George Washington (11-5) Good showing during…

Popscout Girls City Top 10

January 1, 2019 7:40am Granada Hills Charter continues to be the cream of the crop for the CIF LA City Section.  They play an uptempo brand of ball, putting up shots thus places huge burdens on their opponent –  who may be playing robot ball. Granada Hills Charter (12-4) Suffered two L’s during West Coast…

East LA College takes the 2018-19 Okawa Classic ‘Ship

Believe.  The magic of the game is powerful and can be effected by the mind. The East LA College Women’s basketball team improved to 14-4 after defeating Moorpark 74-73 during their host tourney December 28, 2018.  Although the Lady Huskies didn’t play their best game performance wise, they were able to come away with the…

Rancho Christian takes home 2018 Classic @ Damien ‘Ship

Rancho Christian and the Mobley Brothers completed their sweep at the 2018 Classic @ Damien Tournament, taking home the ‘Ship by edging Corona Centennial 77-69.  The Eagles have now pinned two defeats on Cen10 family. Twin towers 6’9 Isaiah and 7’0 Evan have definitely placed the IE on the map.  The Eagles are 14-1 and…

6th Annual Take Flight Challenge

  The 6th Annual Take Flight Challenge starts Friday Jan.4, 2018 @ Redondo Union High.  Liberty (NV) comes to town with a chip on its shoulder along with 2020 high flying wingman Julian Strawther – fresh off a strong showing in the 2018 Tarkanian Classic.  Julian Strawther happens to be the #1 recruit in his…

2018 Okawa Classic: ELAC and Moorpark to meet for the ‘Ship

The stage is set.  Two of the top JC teams in the State of Cali will literally duel it out today for bragging rights leading into the new year.  Both teams held form yesterday, with Moorpark advancing by the score of 92-78 over Mission College, while East LA used a balanced scoring attack by multiple…

Big O shining during The 2018 Classic @ Damien

Chino Hills may be without the Ball Brothers but it hasn’t stopped Onyeka Okongwu from putting in work.  The USC commit is displaying all around skills from rebounding, to long range wet balls, to finishing around the rim during the 2018 Classic @ Damien.  An after Christmas stocking stuffer indeed. He protects the paint with…

ELAC 2018 Okawa Classic: Moorpark looks special

Freshman Brianna Calhoun is special for #1 Moorpark during the 2018 ELAC Okawa Classic.  This young lady can go. Moorpark was able to dissect their way to victory over West LA College Thursday, December 28, during the 2018 East LA College Okawa Classic.  Moorpark is currently the #1 ranked Women’s JC team in Southern California….

Isaiah Mobley flexin’ during The Classic @ Damien

Isaiah Mobley out there flexin’ on cats during the 2018 Classic @Damien.  Rancho Christian was too much for Birmingham who gave a valiant effort in their 53-36 defeat.  Rancho came away with the dub and will face Santa Margarita today (12/27) at 530pm. Popscout Elevate Yo’ game