Top teams have returned to the Beverly Hills tournament, making it one of the strongest fields in years.
The tournament, set to begin on Dec. 8 and end on Dec. 13, includes Long Beach Poly, Santa Monica, Cantwell-Sacred Heart, Loyola, Westchester, Brentwood and Compton.
Opening games on Dec. 8: Santa Monica vs. Leuzinger, 3:30 p.m.; Cantwell-Sacred Heart vs. Palisades, 5 p.m.; Torrance vs. Westchester, 6:30 p.m.; Long Beach Poly vs. Birmngham, 8 p.m.
Opening games on Dec. 9: Hamilton vs. Beverly Hills, 2 p.m.; Brentwood vs. El Camino Real, 5 p.m.; East Bakersfield vs. Compton, 6:30 p.m.; Burroughs vs. Loyola, 8 p.m.
Even the home school figures to be improved after Beverly Hills picked up 6-foot-11 View Park transfer Chance Comanche.