Click on the newspaper below the athletes name to read about their performance from Jan. 18-26 and then vote for who you think is best this week. The overall winner will be published on Friday, Jan. 29
Chino Hills High School
Ball, a 6-foot-7 point guard who has signed with UCLA, led the nation’s No. 1 ranked team to wins last week over High Point Christian, N.C., Upland and Damien, totaling 68 points, 30 rebounds, 43 assists, 11 steals and 12 blocked shots.
Torrance High School
Jackson scored in double-digits in both of Torrance’s wins this past week. He helped Torrance open its new gym in style on Jan. 20, scoring 17 points in a win over North Torrance, and had 26 points and eight rebounds in his team’s 57-49 win over Centennial on Jan. 22.
Valencia High School
Ikonte had 24 points as Valencia beat Canyon 67-65 for its first Foothill League win. He added 14 points and four blocks in the Vikings’ 63-54 win over Saugus on Friday.
St. John Bosco
Watson caught fire early Friday night en route to 23 points in a Braves’ 65-56 loss at Mater Dei. The junior guard was even more impressive the following night with 33 points, including four 3-pointers in a 63-61 win over Bonita.
Northview High School
The Vikings wrestler continued his outstanding junior campaign and lofty state ranking by winning his second consecutive tournament this past weekend at Montclair. Serna is ranked in the state top 10 and a week earlier won the top tournament in the state.