The Love of the Game

It's tough when it's all said and done.  You've been pushing the rock most of your life.  Then the final buzzer sounds, putting an end to your high school career.  You didn't get any offers and it's time to consider an alternate route.  Do I walk on?  How about JC?  Is it time to get... Continue Reading →

The Financial Gains from Black Athletes

Note: Comments and beliefs made/reflected on this site have nothing to do with student athletes, coaches or others.  They are strictly the opinion of Popscout. Next Man Up: 2019 Chino Hills 5 Star recruit Onyeka Okongwu (seen above) sporting a Dreamers Hoodie) is the next in line of top basketball recruits who may have a... Continue Reading →

Floor Generals

Floor General - Usually the PG, this individual has the powers to make great decisions with the basketball in his hands. The players below may be undersized in stature but they make up for it with grit, heart, and work ethic. We list a few So. Cal. floor generals who look to take their game... Continue Reading →

Controlling your Demeanor

Your body language says it all.  Are you moping around before and after games.  No attitude or expression on your face all the time?  Do you apply that same approach to your game on the court?  A missed shot and you go into depressed mode.  Make a mistake and you look over to the bench... Continue Reading →

Adidas Gauntlet resumes today

The 2018 Magic Memorial Day Festival presented by Adidas kicks off today. Games will be spread out over the course of four days - March 25-28, 2018.  Click here for full schedule/teams/venues provided by Players who shine for their high school teams now find themselves under the radar at some of the top tournaments... Continue Reading →

Cal Supreme Showcase

Day 2 of the Supreme Spring Showcase hosted by Cal Supreme kicks off today at Maranatha High and John Muir High School. Day 2 - John Muir High Day 2 Maranatha Schedule Teams Competing in the 2 Day Showcase: Cal Supreme The Truth West Coast Elite Pangos Pumps BTI ACR Ballerz Cal Stars Cal United/SCU... Continue Reading →

St. Mary’s Special in win over Folsom

To say St. Mary's has a few pieces would be an understatement. The young ladies from Stockton, CA took care of business Saturday (3/3/18), defeating Folsom 71-48 and in the process, captured the 2018 CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Girls Basketball Championship. The Lady Rams have a senior-laden team, many of whom stepped up and... Continue Reading →

Alemany lets one slip away

Alemany (13-9, 3-4) let one slip through the cracks, losing to Crespi on the road 89-85 in OT Wednesday January 24, 2018.  The Warriors were up by 10 with about 2 minutes and some change remaining.  It wasn't enough of a lead as Brandon Williams has been seen in beast mode attire since his return... Continue Reading →

USA Today CA Girls Basketball Rankings

USA Today Girls Basketball CA Rankings: Top 10 Full Link Here Mitty St. Mary's Pinewood Windward Harvard Westlake Sierra Canyon Serra (Gardena) Clovis West Ribet Academy Salesian (Richmond) Others: 13. Mater Dei 14. Alemany 17. Etiwanda 22. Granada Hills 24. Redondo Union

Marquee Match-ups

January 19, 2018 Boys and Girls Hoops Girls Hoops Windward vs Sierra Canyon Sierra Canyon High 530p Two of the three top teams in Socal, on the girls side of the CA HS Hoops arena, square off for bragging rights and CIF positioning for Open Division Seeding.  It should go down to the wire, allowing... Continue Reading →

St. Mary’s MLK Showcase Schedule

We got some SoCal teams heading to St Mary's this weekend, to see who has what it takes to perform on a big stage.  Games played Saturday and Monday @ St. Mary's high in Stockton, CA.  Great way to celebrate MLK Weekend. Jan 13, 2018 8:30a     Lincoln vs Christian Bros 10a        Heritage vs Ribet Academy... Continue Reading →

Marquee Match-ups

Barn Burners for January 12, 2018 Fairfax (11-4) vs Westchester (16-3) 7pm Westchester It doesn't get any better than this.  Two LA CIF City Section powers going at it in the first of two league games, to see who's the cream of the crop of the Western League - eventually catapulting themselves as City Section... Continue Reading →

USA Today Boys HSS Top 10

Here's the link to the USA Today HSS Top 10 in each region. Super 25 Regional Boys Basketball Rankings - Week 5 Pacific Bishop Montgomery 12-0 Findley Prep 17-2 Shadow Mountain (AZ) 12-0 Richland,Wash. 9-0 Mater Dei 9-3 Sierra Canyon 9-1 Garfield, Seattle 9-0 Prolific Prep 13-5 Westchester 13-2 Bishop Gorman 10-3

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