Former Beverly Hills guard Jazz Anderson has committed to Prairie View A&M, a historically black college in Texas, she announced yesterday. The 5-foot-9 senior received an offer from the Division I school last month and liked the atmosphere of head coach Dawn Brown’s program when she took an official visit. “It is a welcoming environment, [...]
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Girls Basketball – Video: Windward’s Canada and Simon missed shots in the final seconds of loss to Etiwanda
Windward’s Jordin Canada and Kristen Simon missed shots in the final 6.2 seconds as the Wildcats were upset by Etiwanda 49-48 in the Open Division SoCal Regional Semifinals.
Brentwood gave Sierra Canyon a scare leading a by a single point at halftime, but the Eagles struggled in the second half as they lost to their Alpha League rival 55-32 in the Division IV state playoffs. It is the third time that Brentwood has lost to Sierra Canyon this season. Sammy Schlessel led Brentwood [...]
The honors keep coming for Windward point guard Jordin Canada as she was named to the Parade All-American Girls’ Basketball Team yesterday. The senior was only one of players for California to be put on the list. Gabby Green of St. Mary’s College in Oakland was the other.
Girls Basketball: All-Western League team announced; Fairfax’s Effa and University’s Nwaba are co-MVP’s
A pair of juniors, Fairfax’s Marguerite Effa and University’s Precious Nwaba, led their teams to the LA City Section titles this year and have been named the Western League’s co-MVP’s. For Effa, it is the second consecutive year that she has won the award. The 6-foot-3 forward averaged 21 points and 11 rebounds per game [...]
With the season heading to a close, we are giving fans will get a chance to vote who they think should be the Los Angeles Sports Journal Westside Girls’ Basketball Player of the Year? Below is a list of the top six players from five separate schools and each one led their team to a [...]
In the last eight minutes of the game, seniors Drew Cabral and Kennedy Martin used their size to their advantage, and switched the momentum in their favor after being sped up for most of the afternoon. The two finished with 18 points each and helped Brentwood win the Division IV-A championship on Saturday, defeating Fairmont [...]
Girls Basketball: Third time is the charm for Fairfax; beat Narbonne for first Division I title in school history
Locked once again in a tight contest with Narbonne in the Division I title game for the third year in a row, Fairfax was looking for a spark to finally lift them past the Gauchos. Turn out it was a hard foul by Narbonne on Fairfax’s star player Marguerite Effa in the third quarter that [...]
Fairfax junior Marguerite Effa had 23 points for the Lions has they final got past Narbonne to win the schools first Division I city title in a 47-37 victory, Saturday Night at LA Southwest College
Culver City held off a late charge by Mira Costa to win their first CIF-SS title in 35 years with a 56-49 victory in the Division II-AA title game. The Centuars had a 16 point lead in the third quarter before the Mustangs rallied back to take a 45-44 lead on a pair of free [...]