Katie Lou Samuelson
She was unguardable in Open Division wins over Brea Olinda and Alemany of Mission Hills last week. The Monarchs star senior scored 33 points against the Ladycats in what was billed the county game of the year, and she followed that up with a 30-point showing in a win over the Warriors i
Saddleback Valley Christian
The sophomore guard broke a school record with a 58-point performance against Environmental Charter in the first round of the Division 5AA playoffs. Ramsey went 8-for-11 beyond the 3-point arc. She scored 21 points in the first quarter, 14 in the second, 18 in the third and
Huntington Beach High School
The Oilers guard is one of the county’s top sophomores and is scoring buckets like a varsity veteran. Wade-Sanchez capped off her tremendous regular season with a 21-point game against Fountain Valley, and a 28-point outing against Marina. Huntington Beach won
The Ladycats junior guard put together one of her best outings of the season in what was Brea’s most pivotal game to date. Richardson scored a game-high 26 points in a 58-52 win over No. 5 El Dorado last Friday, putting the Ladycats one win away from grabbing the Crestview League c
Andee Velasco Mater Dei Without the services of Katie Lou Samuelson last week, Velasco made sure the top-ranked Monarchs didn’t miss a beat. The senior point guard put together her best back-to-back games of the season, scoring 17 points in a win over Rosary and a season-high 22 against No. 4 JSerra. Mate
ANGIE LINZAGA GODINEZ BASKETBALL GPA: 4.17 Linzaga is the captain for the Grizzlies this season and one of the squad’s leaders on defense. She has fought back from an ACL injury last season. Godinez is currently in third place in the Orange Coast League. She’s enrolled in AP Sta
SAMANTHA LEYDS MISSION VIEJO The senior forward had her seventh and eighth games of 20 points or more last week in the Diablos’ Sea View League victories over El Toro and San Juan Hills. She had 27 points in each, and also had an 18-point performance in a 39-20 win over Capistrano Valley sandwiched in between. L
CHRISTINA LIAO UNIVERSITY BASKETBALL GPA: 4.29 Liao is a senior guard for the Trojans and a key player on the defensive end of the court. She scored 13 points in a 48-26 victory over Irvine, Jan. 23. Liao is enrolled in AP Economics, AP Political Science, AP Literature, AP Psychology, AP Ch
JENNA RODRIGUEZ SAN CLEMENTE The 5-foot-11 senior forward has had a double-double in almost every game this season, and continued that trend in the Tritons’ (11-7) South Coast League victories over Aliso Niguel and Laguna Hills. Against Aliso, Rodriguez has 20 points and 13 rebounds, and against Laguna Hills, sh
KAYLANI MAIAVA FOOTHILL The 6-foot senior forward leads the Knights in scoring at 15.9 points per game and had her highest total Saturday in an 84-51 win over Victor Valley. Maiava scored 25 points in the victory and also scored 17 in a 60-45 win over Chino Hills earlier in the week. She has scored in double digits in
ALEXANDRA LEWIS LAGUNA BEACH The 5-foot-9 daughter of coach Mark Lewis can play pretty much every position for the Breakers (6-8) and has led the team in scoring (18.9 points per game) and rebounds (12) for almost all of the season. Last week, she had her 10th double-double of the season with 30 points and 10 rebounds in a 53-31 wi
Brooke Salas El Dorado The 5-foot-10, New Mexico State-bound guard appears to be heating up in the final stages of the nonleague season. Salas scored a season-high 27 points Saturday in El Dorado’s 65-58 loss to state-ranked Vista Murrieta and had 22 points the night before against Duarte. She’s still slig
CORONA DEL MAR
The 6-foot-4 dual-sport star lit up the scoreboard this weekend in the Santa Ana Elks/Billy Tees Classic at Segerstrom High, with a season-high 39 points and 17 rebounds in CdM’s (6-3) 58-54 loss to Valencia on Friday. She followed up that performance with 30 points and 15 rebou
TAYLOR IVICEVIC PACIFICA BASKETBALL GPA: 4.2 Ivicevic is a senior guard and captain for the Mariners. She’s a three-year varsity starter and earned first team All-Empire League honors last season. She led the Mariners in points scored as a junior and so far this season she’s ave
The junior guard led the Timberwolves (8-1) to a 4-0 week, averaging 24.5 points during the stretch, including a season-high 38 points in a 67-65 victory over El Modena. Against El Modena, Hsu made five 3-pointers and has duplicated that result twice this season. She’s made at least one s
The junior point guard drove past her defender and scored the winning basket with four seconds left in the Monarchs’ 56-54 win over Etiwanda of Rancho Cucamonga on Saturday. The victory puts Mater Dei in the Open Division championship game against Windward of Los Angeles.
Hartmann is the captain for the girls basketball team and a three-year varsity starter, helping the Tritons to consecutive South Coast League titles. Hartmann is an International Baccalaureate Diploma candidate. Hartmann current class
The senior led the Eagles in two wins last week as Estancia captured the Orange Coast League championship. She scored 26 against Godinez and 20 against Calvary Chapel, knocking down four 3-pointers in each win.
The sophomore gave one of the season’s top performances on Thursday, scoring 41 points on 16-of-22 shooting in a 67-52 win against Godinez. Cenan is averaging 20.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 4.2 steals per game for the 16-8 Breakers.
Coleman will be the valedictorian of this graduation class at St. Margaret’s. She is currently enrolled in AP English Literatures, AP Statistics, AP Physics C, AP Government and AP French. Coleman is a member of the St. Ma
The senior knocked down nine 3-pointers in a 33-point effort against Golden West League leader Westminster on Thursday, forcing overtime before the Jaguars lost. She scored 30 points in a 63-36 win against Santa Ana on Tuesday as well.
Jessica De Gree, San Clemente
The senior produced double-doubles against Rosary and El Toro last week. She scored 23 points and snagged 15 rebounds in a loss to the Royals on Monday and followed it up with a 33-point, 16-rebound night in a win against the Chargers.
SAN JUAN HILLS
Fox is a four-year member of the Stallions’ varsity basketball team. She earned second-team all-league honors last season and also was selected the Best Defensive Player. She was also a scholar athlete. Fox is enrolled in AP Literatur
The senior guard led the Trojans with 20 points in each of their two wins last week against Beckman and Corona del Mar. Bossenmeyer hit three 3-pointers and grabbed six rebounds against the Patriots and had six 3s and eight rebounds against the Sea Kings.