PREP BASKETBALL PREVIEW: BAY COUNTIES LEAGUE
Teams listed in alphabetical order
THIS SEASON: 4-7
LAST SEASON: 6-14
COACH: Dennis Hartzell
SCOUTING REPORT: Kaneja Muganda has become a solid scorer for the Breakers.
THIS SEASON: 5-5
LAST SEASON: 10-12
COACH: William Johnston
SCOUTING REPORT: Senior point guard Conor Murphy-Hoffman returns to lead a team that features seven underclassmen.
THIS SEASON: 11-3
LAST SEASON: 20-9 (lost 56-50 to St. Elizabeth of Oakland in second round of NorCal Division V playoffs)
COACH: Carl Jacobs
SCOUTING REPORT: Rue Critchfield (15.8 ppg) can shoot it from the outside, while 6-foot-6 Ryan Doubiago and 6-5 Sieva Kozinsky give the Jags the league’s best post tandem.
THIS SEASON: 6-9
LAST SEASON: 13-12
COACH: George Adkins
SCOUTING REPORT: Point guard Major Corpuz has bumped up his scoring average to 11.5 ppg, nearly six points better than last season.
THIS SEASON: 0-11
LAST SEASON: 0-20
COACH: Casey Norton
SCOUTING REPORT: The Vikings have struggled to score thus far, averaging 23.1 points per game.
THIS SEASON: 4-9
LAST SEASON: 11-15
COACH: John Jackson
SCOUTING REPORT: Martin Jackson enters league play scoring a BCL-leading 19.1 points per game.
Crystal Springs Uplands Gryphons
THIS SEASON: 6-5
LAST SEASON: 16-14 (lost to 46-38 to St. Bernard of Eureka in second round of NCS Division V playoffs)
COACH: Ren Marquette
SCOUTING REPORT: Forward Cameron Susk is one of the Gryphons’ seven seniors.
THIS SEASON: 6-7
LAST SEASON: 13-14
COACH: Ned Diamond
SCOUTING REPORT: Andrew Ferreira-Wallace is averaging 17.5 points per game thus far for the Dragons.
THIS SEASON: 9-3
LAST SEASON: 21-8 (lost 53-51 to Crystal Springs Uplands in first round of NCS Division V playoffs)
COACH: Eliot Smith
SCOUTING REPORT: The all-around excellence of senior point guard Marcus Wells keeps Lick amongst the league’s elite.
Marin Academy Wildcats
THIS SEASON: 8-3
LAST SEASON: 9-17
COACH: Michael Coffino
SCOUTING REPORT: New coach Coffino has the Wildcats averaging 61.9 points per game, up from 39.3 last season.
Stuart Hall Knights
THIS SEASON: 7-6
LAST SEASON: 24-6 (lost 47-44 to Head-Royce of Oakland in second round of NCS Division V playoffs)
COACH: Charles Johnson
SCOUTING REPORT: The defending BCL West tournament champs have one of The City’s best outside shooters in Winslow Hicks, averaging 19.0 points per game.
University Red Devils
THIS SEASON: 10-3
LAST SEASON: 21-8 (lost 89-58 to Cloverdale in first round of NCS Division V playoffs)
COACH: Randy Bessolo
SCOUTING REPORT: Senior point guard Shimon Lin may not pile up the stats, but he controls the tempo for the Red Devils.
THIS SEASON: 11-5
LAST SEASON: 7-19
COACH: Renard Monroe
SCOUTING REPORT: Forward Anders Eddy and the Blues have dug in defensively, allowing an average of 39.0 points per game throughout the nonconference schedule.
TUESDAY'S LEAGUE OPENERS
International at Bay (Letterman Gym), 5:30 p.m.
Leadership at Pescadero, 5:30 p.m.
Waldorf at Gateway, 5:30 p.m.
Crystal Springs Uplands at Drew, 5:30 p.m.
University at Stuart Hall, 5:30 p.m.
Marin Academy at Urban (Kezar Pavilion), 7 p.m.