Providence names Young as girls basketball coach

Marty Young, a man with a wealth of coaching experience in high school basketball, has been hired by Providence to be its girls basketball … [Read more...]

John Zant: Basketball icons make night about Carbajal

On a night of heartfelt but lengthy speeches, a man who did not utter a word drew an outpouring of affection and applause at the second annual dinner … [Read more...]

John Zant: Honoring Santa Barbara hoop dreamers

  Award Season Features Basketball Court of Champions and Athletic Round Table’s Hall of Fame In the coming weeks, the sports awards season … [Read more...]

Melgoza earns All-City MVP honor after record-setting year

The numbers are amazing: Six 40-point games; 10 30-point games; a 50-point game in the CIF quarterfinals on the road; scoring more than more than … [Read more...]

Burich’s joy of coaching is rewarded with a CIF title

  Jeff Burich had a head for coaching when he was playing basketball at Bishop Diego. It was the summer before Burich’s senior year. Coach … [Read more...]

GBK: Lilly, Rogers, Burich earn CIF 5A honors

Bishop Diego senior Jordyn Lilly was named the CIF-Southern Section Division 5A girls basketball Player of the Year and Jeff Burich was honored as the … [Read more...]

GBK: Melgoza selected to All-CIF 2AA squad

Santa Barbara High junior Amber Melgoza was named to the All-CIF-Southern Section Division 2AA girls basketball team. Melgoza, the Division 3AA … [Read more...]

GBK: Melgoza, Ventura’s Knight named Channel co-MVPs

  The underclassmen ruled in Channel League girls basketball this season. Santa Barbara High junior Amber Melgoza and Ventura sophomore … [Read more...]

GBK: Bishop’s Lilly is player of year in TVL

Bishop Diego's Jordyn Lilly has been recognized as the Player of the Year in the Tri-Valley League. The senior point guard led the Cardinals in … [Read more...]

Carpinteria’s Mercer named FL coach of year

Dan Mercer, who led a young Carpinteria team to the Frontier League girls basketball title, was named the league's coach of the year, and two Warriors … [Read more...]