Posted On: 12/29/18 1:59 AM
The Torrey Pines Holiday Classic perennially brings some of the top high school teams to San Diego for four days of excellent basketball spread over five sites and divisions.
On Wednesday, Day 1 of the event, I was able to visit four of the gyms – Sage Creek, Torrey Pines, St. Augustine and Canyon Crest – for games.
Here are some of the standouts:
The Holiday Classic – Day 1 standouts
Nolan Naess, 6-7 2021 F, Laguna Beach
Naess was the best player on the court for either team in Laguna’s win over Ramona. A versatile face-up guy with range out to the college three, Naess operates largely out of the high post in the team’s “chin” offense. This fits his skillset, as he has solid c