Award – Boys Athlete of the Year
Winner – Lonzo Ball, Chino Hills
Regarded as one of the best high school basketball players in the country, Ball led his Chino Hills Huskies to an undefeated season (35-0) while averaging 23.9 points, 11.3 rebounds, 11.5 assists, 5.1 steals and 2 blocks per game. The UCLA-bound point guard totalled 16 triple-doubles and capped off the season by winning the CIF Open Division State title. Ball was named USA Today’s All-USA Basketball Player of the Year, MaxPreps National Basketball Player of the Year, and Naismith Boys High School Player of the Year.