Category Archives: Basketball

Santa Cruz Warriors guard Aaron Craft named D-League Defensive Player of the Year

Aaron Craft added another defensive award to the book shelf on Friday. The Santa Cruz Warriors point guard was named the 2015 D-League Defensive Player of the Year after averaging a league-best 2.5 steals and 1.4 steal-to-turnover ratio. An Ohio State … Continue reading

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North-South All-Star basketball game

The eighth annual North-South High School All-Star Basketball Classic is scheduled for Friday at the Boys & Girls Club in Salinas, and several local players were selected for the event, including Aptos’ Ben Dorfman and Santa Cruz’s Kiree Hutchings, and … Continue reading

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SC Warriors to wear customized jerseys Friday

April is Autism Awareness Month, and the Santa Cruz Warriors will wear customized Easter Seals Central California jerseys for Friday night’s game against the visiting Reno Bighorns. Game time is 7 p.m. The jerseys will be made available via a silent … Continue reading

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MBL division placements for 2015-16 winter sports

Although this is a couple weeks old, I figured I’d post it anyway. The Monterey Bay League earlier this month announced its 2015-16 division placements for winter sports. The MBL, an equity league, assigns schools to the Gabilan and Pacific … Continue reading

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All-SCCAL Girls Basketball

Here’s the list for the 2014-15 All-SCCAL girls basketball team. Scotts Valley’s Mandy Silver and Charlie Boyle were voted as the co-MVPs. Story to come later … The full list is below.

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Saturday’s sports schedule

So, Saturday (Feb. 28) is one of the crazier/busier days of the year for local prep sports. It’s a mix of the postseasons for winter sports (basketball, soccer and wrestling) with the early season schedules for spring sports (softball, baseball, … Continue reading

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All-SCCAL for boys basketball

The Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League announced its all-league selections for boys basketball today. We’ll have a story later. Below is the full team.

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MTAL-Coastal All-League Boys Basketball

The Mission Trail Athletic League’s Coastal Division released its all-league selections for boys basketball, and a handful of Santa Cruz County players were on it, including Pacific Collegiate School senior guard Alex Beleutz and Kirby senior center Caleb Bassi. Not … Continue reading

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Central Coast All-Star Game on Sunday

Reggie Stephens is putting on the Central Coast All-Star Game on Sunday at St. Francis CCC in Watsonville. The event is being called a “showcase” that will pit some of the top seventh- and eighth-grade basketball players from Santa Cruz … Continue reading

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Video: D-League Select team making mark at NBA Summer League

Here’s a video on the D-League Select team culled together by SantaCruzBasketball.com It features Stefhon Hannah, Mickell Gladness and assistant coach Casey Hill, with highlights from the team’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves during NBA Summer League play.  

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