Posted On: 06/12/20 6:30 PM

Over the last few months, the Prep Hoops SoCal staff has broken down each ranking update with in-depth pieces on the top players by position, by class and covered sleepers and players to watch across the vast SoCal area.

In our latests rankings coverage, we wanted to regionalize the lists a little more, and in this piece we take a look at the top five players in the Inland Empire region regardless of class with input from PH SoCal staff writers taken into consideration. These rankings remain consistent with our consensus class rankings published earlier this spring and take into account current impact at the high school level and long-term upside at the college level.

1. Jahmai Mashack Jahmai Mashack 6'3" | SG Etiwanda | 2021 State #68 Nation , 2021, Etiwanda - Mashack is the premier on-ball and team defender in SoCal regardless of class and his offensive skill-set continued to improve during his junior season. The 6-foot-4 guard has seen his recruiting stock soar this offseason and his intangibles, combined with his defensive prowess, make him a guy who can contribute immediately at the college level. 

2. Malik Thomas Malik Thomas 6'3" | SG Damien | 2021 State #99 Nation , 2021, Damien - Thomas is one of the best scorers in SoCal regardless of class. The 6-foot-3

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