Basketball

TODAY: Beach City Hoops Hosts SoCal Showdown

Beach City Hoops is a valued media partner of the562.org, and today BCH and founder Alex Carmon are hosting an unsigned senior showcase at St. Pius X/St. Matthias Academy from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

“This event is to provide a good atmosphere for seniors who may have slipped through the cracks, and could use another opportunity for coaches to recruit them,” said Carmon.

Local players competing include St. Anthony’s Jaayden Bush and Elijah Price, as well as Millikan’s Kamaury Washington. Other Long Beach natives competing who attended school outside of the city are Capo Valley Christian’s Makaih Wililams and JSerra’s Rob Diaz.

Entry is $10 and kids are six years old are free.
Mike Guardabascio
An LBC native, Mike Guardabascio has been covering Long Beach sports professionally for 13 years, with his work published in dozens of Southern California magazines and newspapers. He's won numerous awards for his writing as well as the CIF Southern Section’s Champion For Character Award, and is the author of three books about Long Beach history.
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