LOS ANGELES -- Inside a sweltering Fairfax gymnasium, El Camino Real (Woodland Hills) relied on its outstanding guard play, suffocating defense and timely outside shooting to defeat Stanley Johnson-less Mater Dei, 56-43. The Conquistadors’ perimeter depth was too tough to handle for the Monarchs as turnovers became an issue in the second half. El Camino stars Kelton Conway, Maleke Haynes, Evan Wardlow and Julian Richardson delivered at both ends of the floor to lead the way.
On the individual front, point guard Lonzo Ball, big man Thomas Welsh and up-and-comer Nuwriyl Williams made sure scouts took notice of their loaded tool boxes. Here’s a look at all the prospects that caught our eyes.