Posted On: 01/28/19 4:07 PM

It isn't easy being little on the hardwood. In a sport where 6-0 is considered "short," you have to be extra special to succeed beneath that threshold. 

San Diego has a history of "mighty mice" types over the years, from Steele Canyon's Richie Williams to Sweetwater's Spencer Mattox.

This year, there are quite a few players 5-10 and below who are having a big impact. Who are the best of the bunch?

Prep Hoops So-Cal gives you its best "little big men."

Little Big Men - San Diego's top players 5-10 and under

Foothills Christian PG Jaren Nafarrete plays much bigger than his listed height

1. Jaren Nafarrete, 5-8 2019 PG, Foothills Christian

You can't go wrong with either Nafarrete or Raymond Lu at the top spot, but we give Nafarrete the slightest of nods. Naffarete has been a quiet, steadying force on the varsity level for four years. He's having a big statistical year, and comes up even bigger in crunch time for the Knights. 

2. Raymond Lu, 5-9 2019 PG, La Jolla Country Day

Lu has wreaked havoc on opposing point guards since the day he

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