Covering High School Sports in America
Lucas Giolito justified earlier this week why he is the No. 1-ranked high school baseball player in the nation by MaxPreps.

The powerful 6-foot-6, 230-pound senior right-handed pitcher fired a couple of 100 mile-per-hour fastballs, Eric Sondheimer reported in the Los Angeles Times, to lead Harvard-Westlake (Studio City, Calif.) to a convincing 11-0 victory over El Camino Real (Woodland Hills, Calif.).

The UCLA recruit gave up just one hit - a single with one out in the seventh and final inning - while striking out eight and walking no one.