Elite Basketball Circuit Camp and Tournament Series

EBC SoCal 2017 - Player Profiles

Aaron Kellum

Aaron Kellum
Evaluation: Knockdown shooter with a very high basketball IQ.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • IQ
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Footwork

Ahmad Brooks

Ahmad Brooks
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 6"
Hometown: Miami, Florida
Club Team: City Ballers
Favorite Player: LeBron James
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Cavs
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 12
Evaluation: Hustle player who brings awesome energy to every aspect of the game.
Strengths:
  • Hustle
  • Coachability
  • Passing
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • Slashing
  • Mid-Range

Airek Denovitz

Airek Denovitz
Grade: 5
Height: 4' 10"
Hometown: San Marcos, CA
Club Team: Coastal Elite
Favorite Player: Kevin Durant
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Oklahoma City Thunder
Favorite Shoe: KD 9
Evaluation: Good rebounder who can finish in the paint with savvy footwork.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Footwork
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Mid-Range
  • Defense
  • Slashing

Amanuel Tesfahungn

2023 Outstanding Performer
Amanuel Tesfahungn
Grade: 6
Height: 6"
Hometown: Eritrea
Club Team: SDA
Favorite Player: Kobe
Favorite College: Ucla
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Nike
Evaluation: Plays with a great pace and has a high offensive IQ.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Finishing
  • Mid-Range
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Slasher
  • Finishing

Andrew Garcia

Andrew Garcia
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Chula Vista, CA
Club Team: SD Sharks
Favorite Player: Chris Paul
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Clippers
Favorite Shoe: CP3
Evaluation: Great open court awareness who can also defend the ball.
Strengths:
  • Defense
  • Footwork
  • Rebounding
Improvement Areas:
  • Shooting
  • IQ
  • Mid-Range

Anthony Moisant Jr.

Anthony Moisant Jr.
Grade: 6
Height: 4' 11"
Hometown: El Sobrante, CA
Club Team: California Elites
Favorite Player: Stephen Curry
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Curry 2
Evaluation: Finishes plays at a high level with savvy court vision.
Strengths:
  • Court Vision
  • Finishing
  • Playmaking
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Shooting
  • Footwork

Austin Thomas

Austin Thomas
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 10"
Hometown: Moreno Valley
Club Team: California Supreme
Favorite Player: Mashing Leonard
Favorite College: Arkansas
Favorite NBA Team: Celtics
Favorite Shoe: Harden 1's adidas
Evaluation: Solid rebounder who can knock down outside shots.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Hustle
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • Slashing
  • Mid-Range

Aydin Ronaghi

Aydin Ronaghi
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 5"
Hometown: Irvine
Club Team: Ogp select
Favorite Player: Allen iverson
Favorite College: Georgetown
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 1
Evaluation: Great outside shooter who brings a great attitude to this game.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Attitude
  • Court Vision
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Footwork

Cam Marshall

2022 Outstanding Performer
2022 King of the Court
Cam Marshall
Grade: 7
Height: 6' 0"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: SD Seal Team
Favorite Player: Lebron James
Favorite College: Michigan
Favorite NBA Team: Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: James Hardens
Evaluation: Great guard skills with the ability to create plays for others.
Strengths:
  • Passing
  • Ball Handling
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Mid-Range

Camden McCormick

2022 Outstanding Performer
Camden McCormick
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 8"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Seal Team
Evaluation: Great defender who can make plays out of tough situations.
Strengths:
  • Playmaking
  • Toughness
  • Speed
Improvement Areas:
  • Mid-Range
  • Finishing
  • Slashing

Chaze Campo

Chaze Campo
Evaluation: Great attitude and ability to defend on the ball.
Strengths:
  • Coachability
  • IQ
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Ball Handling
  • Rebounding
  • Court Vision

Christian Gamboa

2021 Hustle Award
Christian Gamboa
Grade: 8
Height: 6' 0"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: SD Seal Team
Favorite Player: Kawhi Leonard
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Kobe 10s
Evaluation: Solid rebounder who can finish in the paint.
Strengths:
  • Finishing
  • Rebounding
  • Touch
Improvement Areas:
  • Footwork
  • Defense
  • Shooting

Coby Christensen

2023 Outstanding Performer
2023 Defense Award
Coby Christensen
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: Hemet, CA
Club Team: Level
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan's
Evaluation: Very high skilled player who has a high ceiling in this game.
Strengths:
  • Ball Handling
  • Finishing
  • Mid-Range
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Attitude

Daelin Brooks

Daelin Brooks
Evaluation: Smooth slasher and a volume defender who can rebound.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Slashing
  • Help Defense
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Hustle
  • Footwork

Damian Monge

Damian Monge
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 5"
Hometown: Chula Vista, Ca
Club Team: SD Sharks SD Seals
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: UCLA Bruins
Favorite NBA Team: Miami Heat
Favorite Shoe: James Harden Vol. 1
Evaluation: High IQ facilitator who can control the tempo of the game.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Passing
  • Ball Handling
Improvement Areas:
  • Footwork
  • Shooting
  • Slashing

Daniel Wimbush

Daniel Wimbush
Grade: 4
Height: 4' 11"
Hometown: Fontana, CA
Club Team: Team Dtermined
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: Kansas
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Kobe
Evaluation: Energetic and hustle player that is an excellent scorer.
Strengths:
  • Ball Handling
  • Mid-Range
  • Shooting
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • IQ
  • Slashing

Deion Hines

Deion Hines
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 7"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Cali Live
Favorite Player: Dwyane Wade
Favorite College: USC
Favorite NBA Team: No Favorite
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie 3
Evaluation: Great footwork in the paint and solid touch around the rim.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Footwork
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Rebounding
  • Defense

Devyn Johnson

2022 Outstanding Performer
Devyn Johnson
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Westchester, CA
Club Team: 7daybasketball
Favorite Player: Stephen Curry
Favorite College: North Carolina
Favorite NBA Team: Golden state warriors
Favorite Shoe: Air Jordan
Evaluation: Great shooter with a solid playmaking ability.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Playmaking
  • Court Vision
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Rebounding
  • Defense

Dominic Nankil

2023 Outstanding Performer
Dominic Nankil
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 6"
Hometown: Chula Vista, CA
Club Team: San Diego Seals
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Kobe 11 USA
Evaluation: Good rebounder and pass, who brings great energy to games.
Strengths:
  • Playmaking
  • Passing
  • Speed
Improvement Areas:
  • Footwork
  • Defense
  • Shooting

Dowon Kim

2022 MVP
Dowon Kim
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 6"
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Club Team: Open Gym Premier Select
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Chicago Bulls
Favorite Shoe: Paul George 1
Evaluation: Solid combo guard with a deep range.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Hustle
  • Court Vision
Improvement Areas:
  • Finishing
  • Defense
  • Ball Handling

Evan Gould

Evan Gould
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Club Team: Open Gym Premier
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: Ole Miss
Favorite NBA Team: OKC Thunder
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 11
Evaluation: High level hustle player with a solid defensive mindset.
Strengths:
  • Hustle
  • Defense
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Mid-Range
  • Court Vision

Garrett Garcia

Garrett Garcia
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 11"
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Club Team: Open Gym Select
Favorite Player: DeMar DeRozan
Favorite College: Florida State
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan Space Jam
Evaluation: Great athlete who plays with a great passion.
Strengths:
  • Coachability
  • Speed
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • Rebounding
  • Ball Handling

Grant Stewart

2024 Outstanding Performer
Grant Stewart
Grade: 4
Height: 4' 8"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Sharks
Favorite Player: Steve Nash/John Wall
Favorite College: UNC Tarheels
Favorite NBA Team: San Antonio Spurs
Favorite Shoe: Under Armour
Evaluation: Great passer with a very high basketball IQ.
Strengths:
  • Toughness
  • IQ
  • Passing
Improvement Areas:
  • Ball Handling
  • Finishing
  • Slashing

Isaiah Rogers

2024 Outstanding Performer
Isaiah Rogers
Grade: 3
Height: 4' 9"
Hometown: Corona, CA
Club Team: Team DTermined
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Cavs
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie 2
Evaluation: Solid shooter who can spread the floor and runs the lanes well.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Attitude
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Ball Handling
  • Defense
  • Mid-Range

Jacob Cannon

2021 Outstanding Performer
Jacob Cannon
Grade: 8
Height: 6' 0"
Hometown: San Diego
Club Team: SEALS CLUB
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: UNC
Favorite NBA Team: OKC
Favorite Shoe: James Harden
Evaluation: Versatile player who can play and defend all positions.
Strengths:
  • Hustle
  • Slashing
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Shooting
  • Mid-Range
  • Rebounding

Jamil Jackson

Jamil Jackson
Evaluation: Fierce competitor throughout camp who attacks the rim strong.
Strengths:
  • Finishing
  • Hustle
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Help Defense
  • Speed

Jeremiah Mason

Jeremiah Mason
Grade: 5
Height: 4' 7"
Hometown: Fresno, CA
Club Team: Hoop Nations
Favorite Player: LeBron James
Favorite College: UNC
Favorite NBA Team: Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: LeBron

Jeremiah McClure

2023 Outstanding Performer
Jeremiah McClure
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 11"
Hometown: Coronado, CA
Club Team: San Diego Sharks/Seals
Favorite Player: Kobe Bryant
Favorite College: University of Tennessee Volunteers
Favorite NBA Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Kobe XI
Evaluation: Playmaker who plays with a great pace and at high level performer.
Strengths:
  • Finishing
  • Speed
  • Court Vision
Improvement Areas:
  • Shooting
  • Rebounding
  • Slashing

Jessie Campbell

2021 Outstanding Performer
Jessie Campbell
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 11"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego Seal Team
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Golden State Warriors
Favorite Shoe: James Harden 1
Evaluation: Great skill with the ability to finish in the paint at will.
Strengths:
  • Slashing
  • Speed
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Mid-Range

Jimmy Mattox

2021 MVP
Jimmy Mattox
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 6"
Hometown: San Diego
Club Team: Lark's Elite
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Golden State Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Kyries
Evaluation: Playmaking attitude with a strong leadership presence.
Strengths:
  • Playmaking
  • Attitude
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Footwork
  • Slashing
  • Shooting

Joevi Cuyugan

2021 Outstanding Performer
Joevi Cuyugan
Evaluation: Floor general who is very skilled and can play multiple positions.
Strengths:
  • Mid-Range
  • Court Vision
  • Ball Handling
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Footwork

Jonathan Williamson

Jonathan Williamson
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: Westchester, CA
Club Team: 7 Days Basketball
Favorite Player: Isiah Thomas
Favorite College: University of Kentucky
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordans
Evaluation: Solid on ball defender who can score at will.
Strengths:
  • Playmaking
  • Slashing
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Hustle
  • Toughness

Joshua Dixon

2024 Outstanding Performer
2024 Hustle Award
Joshua Dixon
Grade: 5
Hometown: San Diego
Club Team: SD Sabers
Favorite Player: Draymond Green
Favorite College: LSU
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Evaluation: Willing scorer and very aggressive defender with a high motor.
Strengths:
  • Hustle
  • Defense
  • Playmaking
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Slashing
  • Passing

Joshua Hurst

Joshua Hurst
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Club Team: 7 Days Basketball
Favorite Player: Chris Paul
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Los Angeles Clippers
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie's
Evaluation: Crafty ball handler who can make high level passes.
Strengths:
  • Passing
  • Ball Handling
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Hustle
  • Rebounding
  • Speed

Joshua Macapagal

2022 Hustle Award
Joshua Macapagal
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego All-Stars
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: North Carolina
Favorite NBA Team: Clippers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 11's
Evaluation: Great passer with both hands and has a very high basketball IQ.
Strengths:
  • Passing
  • IQ
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Mid-Range

JOSIAH "JAYZEE" PANIS

2024 Outstanding Performer
JOSIAH "JAYZEE" PANIS
Grade: 5
Height: 4' 7"
Hometown: Escondido, CA
Club Team: HUSL ELITE
Favorite Player: DRAYMOND GREEN
Favorite College: GONZAGA
Favorite NBA Team: GOLDEN STATE
Favorite Shoe: KD9
Evaluation: Scores and moves well without the ball, highly efficient on offense.
Strengths:
  • Mid-Range
  • Slashing
  • Shooting
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Defense
  • Finishing

Jurian Dixon

2022 Outstanding Performer
Jurian Dixon
Height: "
Hometown: Baton, CA
Evaluation: Lights out shooter who sees the open court at a high level.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Mid-Range
  • Passing
Improvement Areas:
  • Hustle
  • Slashing
  • Rebounding

Justice Griffith

2024 MVP
2024 King of the Court
Justice Griffith
Grade: 4
Height: 4' 10"
Hometown: Corona, CA
Club Team: Team Dtermined
Favorite Player: Isaiah Thomas
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Boston
Favorite Shoe: LeBrons
Evaluation: High motor player whose positive energy can change the game at any time.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Shooting
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Slashing
  • Help Defense

Justin Ho

Justin Ho
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Club Team: Elite Sports Club
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: None
Favorite NBA Team: None
Favorite Shoe: The black/sheen Air Jordan XXX1
Evaluation: Solid outside shooter with a high basketball IQ.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Mid-Range
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Passing
  • Rebounding
  • Speed

Justin Ibay

Justin Ibay
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 1"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego Scorpions
Favorite Player: CP3
Favorite College: DUKE
Favorite NBA Team: LA Clippers
Favorite Shoe: Nike Kyrie
Evaluation: Good rebounder for his size and does all the dirty work.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Slashing
  • Toughness
Improvement Areas:
  • Court Vision
  • Passing
  • Speed

Kai Garcia

Kai Garcia
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Tustin, CA
Club Team: Team Nikos
Favorite Player: Kobe Bryant
Favorite College: Ucla
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Kobe's
Evaluation: Great effort on both ends of the court with a high IQ.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Defense
  • Hustle
Improvement Areas:
  • Shooting
  • Rebounding
  • Mid-Range

Kenny Gonzalez Jr

2022 Outstanding Performer
Kenny Gonzalez Jr
Evaluation: Good mid-range floater and can play both ends of the court.
Strengths:
  • Defense
  • Footwork
  • Rebounding
Improvement Areas:
  • Shooting
  • Speed
  • Rebounding

Kevin Labasan

2024 Outstanding Performer
Kevin Labasan
Grade: 4
Height: 4' 10"
Hometown: Corona, CA
Club Team: Team DTermined
Favorite Player: Kobe Bryant
Favorite College: none
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Air Jordan XXXI
Evaluation: Efficient scorer who runs the floor at an advanced level.
Strengths:
  • Court Vision
  • Finishing
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Rebounding
  • Shooting

Kevin Udeze

Kevin Udeze
Evaluation: Great athletic player who plays unselfishly.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Footwork
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Ball Handling
  • Rebounding
  • Court Vision

Kristian Gonzalez

Kristian Gonzalez
Evaluation: Solid guard prospect who always makes the right play.
Strengths:
  • Court Vision
  • Finishing
  • Playmaking
Improvement Areas:
  • IQ
  • Hustle
  • Rebounding

LJ Glover

LJ Glover
Grade: 8
Height: 6' 3"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego Seal Team
Favorite Player: Kareem Abdul Jabbar
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Chicago Bulls
Favorite Shoe: Zebra Yeezy
Evaluation: Strong finisher in the paint with a good mid-range game.
Strengths:
  • Mid-Range
  • Finishing
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Playmaking
  • Defense

Lucas Steingrebe

Lucas Steingrebe
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Sharks central elite
Favorite Player: Michael Jordan
Favorite College: Tar Heels
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 11's
Evaluation: Good shooter who is very coachable and has great speed.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Shooting
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Hustle
  • Mid-Range

Luke Chisholm

Luke Chisholm
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Sharks
Favorite Player: LeBron James
Favorite College: Stanford Cardinals
Favorite NBA Team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: Paul Georges
Evaluation: Players footwork is at a high level and can finish in the paint.
Strengths:
  • Footwork
  • Finishing
  • Slashing
Improvement Areas:
  • Toughness
  • Speed
  • Court Vision

Makai Stakely

Makai Stakely
Evaluation: Tenacious rebounder who plays very hard.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Hustle
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Playmaking
  • Mid-Range
  • Footwork

Marc Begin II

Marc Begin II
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego All-Stars
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: North Carolina
Favorite NBA Team: Oklahoma City Thunder
Favorite Shoe: KD 9
Evaluation: Solid point guard skill set with a high IQ.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Court Vision
  • Passing
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Toughness
  • Shooting

Marcos Putnam

2021 Defense Award
Marcos Putnam
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 9"
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ
Club Team: Fever
Favorite Player: D'Angelo Russell
Favorite College: Kansas
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Harden
Evaluation: High basketball IQ and great attitude for this game.
Strengths:
  • Mid-Range
  • Court Vision
  • Ball Handling
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Playmaking
  • Speed

Markees Williams

Markees Williams
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 5"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: Cali Live
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Golden State Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie Dukes
Evaluation: Good point guard skills with an ability to finish in the paint.
Strengths:
  • Ball Handling
  • Passing
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Rebounding
  • Toughness

Melo Sanchez

2021 Outstanding Performer
Melo Sanchez
Grade: 8
Height: 6' 2"
Hometown: Chula Vista
Club Team: SD Seal Team
Favorite Player: D'Angelo Russell
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 1
Evaluation: Big time finisher who can also rebound at high level.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Finishing
  • Footwork
Improvement Areas:
  • Mid-Range
  • Shooting
  • Slashing

Mikey Williams

2023 MVP
2023 King of the Court
Mikey Williams
Evaluation: Great overall scorer who can take over a game at any time.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Playmaking
  • Court Vision
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Footwork

Nicholas Cervantes

Nicholas Cervantes
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: Chula Vista, CA
Club Team: SD SEAL Team
Favorite Player: Michael Jordan
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: LA Clippers
Favorite Shoe: PG1
Evaluation: Spaces the floor very well with a high IQ.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Passing
  • Hustle
Improvement Areas:
  • Playmaking
  • Defense
  • Speed

Nico Meza

2021 Outstanding Performer
2021 King of the Court
Nico Meza
Grade: 8
Height: 6' 3"
Hometown: San Diego
Club Team: Seals
Favorite Player: Devin Booker
Favorite College: Oregon
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 11
Evaluation: Solid outside shooting touch along with a good defensive mindset.
Strengths:
  • Defense
  • Shooting
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Footwork
  • Mid-Range

Nigel Best

Nigel Best
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 11"
Hometown: Redlands
Club Team: team Dtermined
Favorite Player: Jamal Crawford
Favorite College: UNC
Favorite NBA Team: Clippers
Favorite Shoe: KD9 elite
Evaluation: Inside out threat who can rebound and push the ball.
Strengths:
  • Rebounding
  • Court Vision
  • Coachability
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • Slashing
  • Mid-Range

Oren Balmir-Cloven

Oren Balmir-Cloven
Height: 4' 9"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: San Diego Bulldogs
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: Michigan State
Favorite NBA Team: Detroit Pistons
Favorite Shoe: Jordan Retro 12
Evaluation: Fearless player who also has a crafty offensive game.
Strengths:
  • Toughness
  • Mid-Range
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Ball Handling
  • Rebounding
  • Speed

Pawllos Habtom

Pawllos Habtom
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 8"
Hometown: Union City, CA
Club Team: Oakland soldiers
Favorite Player: Lebron James
Favorite College: North Carolina
Favorite NBA Team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: Air Jordan 10
Evaluation: Solid basketball skill set with a high motor in the open court.
Strengths:
  • Hustle
  • Ball Handling
  • Rebounding
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • IQ
  • Playmaking

Raif Zakarian

2022 Defense Award
Raif Zakarian
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 9"
Hometown: Castaic, CA
Club Team: Impact
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 11
Evaluation: High skill set player who is very unselfish.
Strengths:
  • Passing
  • Ball Handling
  • Shooting
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Court Vision

raul che mendoza

raul che mendoza
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Bonita, CA
Club Team: San Diego Knights/ Chula Vista Lakers
Favorite Player: Lebron James
Favorite College: Louisville
Favorite NBA Team: Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: PG1
Evaluation: Good team player who does all the right things on the court.
Strengths:
  • Coachability
  • IQ
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Speed
  • Quickness
  • Toughness

Robert Russ

2023 Outstanding Performer
Robert Russ
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Temecula, CA
Club Team: Team LeVeL Elite
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: Kentucky
Favorite NBA Team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie 3
Evaluation: Playmaking abilities along with great vision in the open court.
Strengths:
  • Court Vision
  • Playmaking
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Hustle
  • Rebounding
  • Defense

Ruben Chan-Sevilla

Ruben Chan-Sevilla
Grade: 7
Height: 4' 11"
Hometown: Jurupa Valley, CA
Club Team: Team Dtermined
Favorite Player: Isaiah Thomas & Yogi Ferrell
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Kyrie 2
Evaluation: Crafty ball handler who always finds the open teammate.
Strengths:
  • Passing
  • IQ
  • Ball Handling
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Defense
  • Rebounding

Ruben Nunez

Ruben Nunez
Grade: 8
Height: 5' 4"
Hometown: Whittier, CA
Club Team: Whittier Elite
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Golden State
Favorite Shoe: Nike HyperDunks
Evaluation: Great guard skills, with a strong outside shot.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • IQ
  • Attitude
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Defense
  • Slashing

Sandy Thomas

2023 Hustle Award
Sandy Thomas
Grade: 6
Height: 5' 2"
Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA
Club Team: Fro
Favorite Player: Stephen Curry and Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: GSW
Favorite Shoe: Jordan retro 11
Evaluation: Solid facilitator who can finish in the paint and has a high IQ.
Strengths:
  • IQ
  • Playmaking
  • FInishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Rebounding

Sean Oliver

Sean Oliver
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 10"
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
Club Team: Open Gym Premier HQ Black
Favorite Player: James Harden
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: L.A Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Kobe AD's

Shaun Kowlessar, Jr.

Shaun Kowlessar, Jr.
Grade: 5
Height: 4' 6"
Hometown: Woodland Hills
Club Team: Dune Citi
Favorite Player: Kyrie Irving
Favorite College: Ucla
Favorite NBA Team: Warriors
Favorite Shoe: Nike
Evaluation: Great skill set with a positive attitude that will help future success.
Strengths:
  • Ball Handling
  • Passing
  • Mid-Range
Improvement Areas:
  • Hustle
  • IQ
  • Slashing

Steven Ruesga

Steven Ruesga
Grade: 6
Height: 4' 11"
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Club Team: SD REPUBLIC
Favorite Player: Kobe Bryant
Favorite College: UCLA
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan
Evaluation: Phenomenal vision in the open court and can knock down the three.
Strengths:
  • Shooting
  • Court Vision
  • IQ
Improvement Areas:
  • Defense
  • Rebounding
  • Hustle

Timothy Steward

Timothy Steward
Grade: 7
Height: 5' 3"
Hometown: Moreno Valley
Club Team: California Supreme
Favorite Player: Russell Westbrook
Favorite College: North Carolina UNIV.
Favorite NBA Team: Lakers
Favorite Shoe: Jordan 6
Evaluation: Attacks the gaps very well with a great speed for this game.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Footwork
  • Finishing
Improvement Areas:
  • Rebounding
  • Slashing
  • Shooting

Titan Griffith

2024 Defense Award
Titan Griffith
Grade: 2
Height: 4' 8"
Hometown: Corona, CA
Club Team: Team Dtermined
Favorite Player: Westbrook
Favorite College: Duke
Favorite NBA Team: OKC
Favorite Shoe: Curries
Evaluation: Youngest player on the court yet has the biggest heart on the court at all times.
Strengths:
  • Speed
  • Attitude
  • Toughness
Improvement Areas:
  • Slashing
  • Mid-Range
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