With the 2019-2020 high school basketball season in Southern California coming to a close, Scorebook Live’s Connor Morrissette and Bodie DeSilva will break down the breakout players from each class beginning with the class of 2023.
The top freshmen from this past season are listed below and separated intro three categories: breakout stars, contributors with high potential and players to keep an eye out for in the future. The list spans the L.A. City, Southern and San Diego Sections.
CLASS OF 2023 BREAKOUT STARS
Marcus Adams – Narbonne
Adams scored 50 points in a game against Rancho Dominguez this season.
Jurian Dixon – San Ysidro
Jared McCain – Corona Centennial
McCain hit nine threes in a game this season.
Mike Price – Crespi
Price was Crespi’s top player as a freshman. He’s a national recruit.
Dusty Stromer – Notre Dame Sherman Oaks
Stromer was a second team All-Mission League selection. He’s a national recruit.
Mikey Williams – San Ysidro
Williams is one of the top players in the nation, despite being a freshman.
CLASS OF 2023 CONTRIBUTORS WITH HIGH POTENTIAL
Kylan Boswell – Colony
Isaiah Brewington – Campbell Hall
Darius Carr – St. Bernard
Brady Dunlap – Hart
Dennis Evans – Hillcrest
Jazz Gardner – Los Altos
Giovanni Goree – Viewpoint
Will Householter – Mira Costa
Bronny James – Sierra Canyon
Cooper Lucas – Newbury Park
Kenny Manzi – Rolling Hills Prep
Andrew Meadow – West Ranch
Macarhy Morris – Fountain Valley
Elijah Nelson – Fountain Valley
Tyler Rolison – St. Bernard
Rockwell Reynolds – Santa Margarita
Devin Williams – Corona