LA South: Athletes of the week


Ryan Anderson, Long Beach Poly, Sr.

The Boston College-bound forward earned his third MVP trophy in as many tournaments, guiding Poly to the Torrey Pines Holiday Classic championship. Anderson scored 19 points and grabbed 14 boards in the tournament final against Oakland Bishop O'Dowd. In the semifinal against San Diego Lincoln, the 6-foot-8 Anderson scored had 26 and 12. He averaged 15 rebounds during the tourney.per game.

Sheila Boykin, Long Beach Poly, Sr.

Boykin scored 19 points to lead Poly (10-2), ranked No. 3 in the Powerade Fab 50, to the West Coast Jamboree tournament title with a 58-56 win over Carondelet. The UCLA-bound forward was named the tournament most valuable player.