Posted On: 06/30/21 5:37 PM

Monday marked the opening four games of the St. John Bosco Summer Classic. The event features 16 total teams, including some of the best programs and players the SoCal has to offer. In this piece we take a closer look at the standout performers from Day 1 of the event.

Brandon Releford, 2022, Compton - Releford will likely take the reins at the point guard spot from now-graduated Patrick Johnson and the rising senior looked solid in that role Monday. The 6-foot-1 guard has a strong frame that allows him to be physical on the ball, resulting in paint touches and kick-out opportunities for his teammates. Releford played mostly off the ball in his high school career up to this point, but he showed flashes of good decision-making in both the transition and half-court settings.

Aden Casarez Aden Casarez 6'1" | SG Fountain Valley | 2022 State , 2022, Fountain Valley - It took the Barons’ offense a bit to get going in the second half and they found their spark in Casarez, the team’s top three-point shooter. The 6-foot-2 shooting guard is deadly from behind-the-arc with his feet set and time and space and knocked down four triples en route to a team-high 14 points in a win

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