Ryann Payne is Special

It takes a few games for PopScout to determine whether or not a player is special.  After seeing Ryann Payne go to work against Granada Hills Charter Thursday evening during the Sierra canyon Invitational Tourney, it's safe to say that we have a true Stud-muffin on our hands. Sierra Canyon was able to hold off... Continue Reading →


AAU Spotlight: Team Taurasi

Which AAU programs are raising young ladies into true thoroughbreds on the court? Because AAU has become an integral part of high school hoops, its important to find a program that will nurture, develop, and grow your daughters talents. PopScout will begin to take a look at AAU programs who are special.  Cal Storm is... Continue Reading →

Battle at the Beach Final Day Schedule

SATURDAY SCHEDULE December 2, 2017 9:30am Hawthorne vs. Carson 10:00am St. Anthony vs. El Camino 11:00am St. Mary's vs. Peninsula 11:30am Redondo vs. West 12:30pm LB Poly vs. Lynwood 1:00pm Bishop Montgomery vs. Chaminade (5th) 2:00pm North vs. Valley Christian 2:30pm Westchester vs. Narbonne (Gold Championship) 4:00pm Serra vs. Etiwanda (3rd) 5:30pm Harvard-Westlake vs. Windward... Continue Reading →

Marquee Match-ups

If you're looking for key match-ups today - in both boys and girls bball -  then you're in luck.  It's 'on and poppin', as teams have gotten a few games under their belt and coaches begin to tweek n' adjust player rotation, with a focus on winning a 'Ship. Don't get me wrong, we understand... Continue Reading →

In The Lab

In the lab spotlights up and coming soldiers who look to stake their claim as the next big thing.  Staying in the lab - whether it's on the men's or women's end of the court,  shouldn't matter.  Working on your game should be a number one priority.  The 2017-18 season is just an alley-oop away. ... Continue Reading →

Senior Spotlight: Kayla Konrad

The Valencia Vikings (12-4) take on Palisades (12-5) today (01/07/2017) at 130pm during the Matt Denning Hoops Classic at Mater Dei.  UC Davis commit Kayla Konrad will try to lead her team to victory and cement herself as a candidate for player of the year.  This young lady has learned to play the game the... Continue Reading →

Girls Hoops: Julia Macabuhay is Special

What makes up the characteristics of a true point guard?  Is it their ability to run the team and stay poised under pressure?  is it there ability to break down the defense and make good decisions?  Or is it their ability to play unselfish and make everyone around them better?  Maybe it's their ability to... Continue Reading →

Girls High School Hoops: Fairmont Prep

Looking for a squad that  distributes the rock and plays together as a unit?  Then look no further than the 2016-17 Fairmont Prep girls basketball team.  During the 2016 Palisades Invitational Beach Tourney, it was a joy to watch them do what they do.  Play together by passing the rock and executing on both ends... Continue Reading →

Harvard Westlake wins Palisades Tourney

Harvard Westlake has been crowned Champions of the 2016 Palisades Beach Invitational Tourney, knocking off a very sound Fairmont Prep team by a score of 48-45.  The squad relies on its twin dynamic duo of Jayla (tourney MVP with 21 pts in the Championship game) and Jada Ruffus-Milner (All Tourney Selection - 11pts) to carry... Continue Reading →

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