Boys Basketball Heading to Arizona
On Thursday, the Varsity Boys Basketball team will be heading to Arizona to compete in the 2015 Desert Challenge at Rancho Solano.
This will be an excellent test for the Lakers, who are currently ranked as the #1 team in the Central Florida Super 16 rankings. The competition will features some of the best high school teams from Arizona and Nevada.
The top teams from Arizona include: Shadow Mountain (#4 Max Preps national ranking, #1 overall in Arizona), Desert Vista (#20 overall in Arizona), Brophy (#52 overall in Arizona), St. Mary’s, and Corona Del Sol.
The top teams from Nevada include: Findlay Prep – Las Vegas, Nevada (#1 USA Today National Ranking, #1 overall in Nevada), Bishop Gorman – Las Vegas, Nevada (Top 5 overall in Nevada).
This tournament gives the Lakers the opportunity to compete against some of the best competition in the West and will also serve as a team bonding activity, as the Lakers will be staying in Arizona Thursday through Sunday.