BACK IN THE GAME
After the pandemic and near-death experience, coach Poncho Perry Jr. relaunches his West Coast Academy Basketball program, which serves underprivileged youths in the Long Beach and South Bay areas.
REMEMBERING A LEGEND
L.B. Jordan High School basketball Phenom James Hardy who help lead the USF Dandy Dons to a 29-1 record in the late 1970s and No. 11 selection of 1978 NBA Draft by the New Orleans Jazz, passed.
L.B. PANTHER AND ENTREPRENEUR FOUND LASTING LOVE
James Hardy, former USF star power forward and New Orleans top 1978 selection, found love, became a successful businessman, an owner of a mid-size trucking company.
COACH CHRIS SPENCER MAKES A GREAT IMPACT AT CABRILLO
Spencer tells his athletes about how he made it through a difficult period in his life to realize his dream of playing college basketball, graduating and become a head basketball coach.
Santa Margarita Prevails, 51-50, over Orangewood Academy in the championship game of the Spartan Classic
PRESSURE POINT: Cameron Mercadel, who is known more his offensive prowess, turns up his defense in the title game of the 13th Annual Spartan Classic on November 12 at home in front of a crowd of supporters