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Modesto Christian Holiday Hoop Classic: The Crusaders with a Statement Win and Top Performers...

Modesto, CA - This past week, Modesto Christian High School hosted its 22nd Annual Holiday Hoops Classic starting Tuesday, December 27th, and concluding on Friday, December 30th. The tournament featured 16 teams from the Northern and Central...

Central Section HS Hoops: Boys and Girls Section Championships Recap

Fresno, CA - The Central Section Basketball Championships returned to Selland Area in Fresno for the first time since the 2019-2020 season, as the Covid pandemic moved these games to the site of the higher-seeded team the...

Central Cali’s Junior/Senior Showcase Top Performers-Part 1

Friday, September 10th, Clutch Clips Hoops and myself hosted our Inaugural Junior/Senior Prospects Showcase at the beautiful Dignity Sports Complex in Bakersfield, CA. The...

Central Section HS Hoops: 661 Hoops Live All-Section Teams

The 2022-2023 high school basketball season had some big firsts. San Joaquin Memorial won its first CIF State Championship and Arroyo Grande won its first Central Section Championship in program history in Division 2. St. Joseph and...

Pangos All-West Frosh/Soph Camp: Central Cali Edition

Long Beach, CA - Last weekend, Dinos Trigonis hosted the first of four regional Frosh/Soph events at McBride High School, the All–West Camp. The event featured approximately 200 players from the Western region of the US, as...

Central Section Class of 2026: Top 20 Player Rankings

The Class of 2026 has already shown glimpses of being one of the deepest classes of potential next-level prospects the Central Section has had since the Class of 2021, which ended up having 7 players go on...

Pangos Sweet 16: Central and NorCal Teams and Players to Watch

Garden Grove, CA - This weekend Dinos Trigonis hosts his annual Pangos Sweet 16 Tournament at The Maps Sports Facility. The event features approximately 96 teams in 5 divisions from the age groups of 17u to 15u,...

Oakland Soldiers Spring Extravaganza: Top 20 Underclass Performers

Brentwood, CA - This past weekend, Saturday the 1st and Sunday the 2nd, I attended the Oakland Soldiers Spring Extravaganza, which was held in various cities in the East Bay area of Northern California. The tournament headlined...

Pangos Sweet 16 in Vegas: Top 10 Underclass Performers

Las Vegas - This past weekend was the first of four NCAA Live Periods that will take place in April and July. I attended the Pangos Sweet 16 NCAA Certified tournament hosted by Pangos Director Dinos Trigonis...

CSU Bakersfield Women’s Team Camp: Standout Performers

Bakersfield, CA -  Sunday, June 11th, I attended the CSU Bakersfield Women’s Basketball Team Camp, which featured teams from Central and Southern California. The event started Friday afternoon and ran through Sunday, but I was only in...