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The MaxPreps Holiday Classic will take place Dec. 27-30 at various locations in Palm Springs, Calif.

Here is a look at some of the event's top players;

Bishop Manogue (Reno, Nev.)
Bryce Hallam (6-5, 215, Sr., F)
James Sandoval (5-10, 140, So., G)

Capistrano Valley (Mission Viejo, Calif.)
Aleks Lipovic (6-4, 200, Sr., G)
Stephen Short (6-4, 205, Sr., F)
Nick Thomas (5-11, 160, Sr., G)

Colton (Calif.)
Richie Medina (Jr., G)
Daniel Pugh (Jr., F/C)

Dana Hills (Dana Point, Calif.)
Cory Blau (6-3, 175, Jr., G)
Alex Brown (6-0, 170, Sr., G)

Dorsey (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Donald Muepo Jr. (6-7, 210, Sr., F)

Foothill (Henderson, Nev.)
Darren Buckles (6-5, 195, Sr., F)
Greg Cox (5-10, 155, Sr., G)
Brannon Cresanto (6-0, 160, Jr., G)
Photo by Nicholas Koza

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Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood, Calif.)
Zena Edosomwan (6-8, 240, Sr., F) – Class of 2012 Top 100
Josh Hearlihy (6-7, 195, Sr., G/F) – Utah
Derick Newton (6-5, 210, So., F)
David Winfield (6-9, 260, Jr., C)

Lakeside (Lake Elsinore, Calif.)
Michael Christener (6-0, 170, Jr., G)
Elishua Jackson (6-1, 185, So., G)
Tyler Jones (6-2, 190, Sr., G/F)

Lincoln (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Shaquille Davis (5-11, 170, Jr., G)
Tre'vonn Morton (6-0, 175, Jr., G)
DaShawn Suber (5-11, 165, Sr., G)
Ethan Telfair (5-9, 160, Jr., G)
Isaiah Whitehead (6-4, 195, So., G) – Class of 2014 Top 50
Tafari Whittingham (6-7, 190, Jr., F)

Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.)
Elijah Brown (6-4, 185, Jr., G)
Stanley Johnson (6-7, 205, So., G/F)
Xavier Johnson (6-7, 210, Sr., G/F) – Class of 2012 Top 100 / Colorado
Katin Reinhardt (6-5, 200, Sr., G) – Class of 2012 Top 100 UNLV
Eli Stalzer (6-3, 200, Sr., G)
Jordan Strawberry (6-1, 170, Jr., G)

Perris (Calif.)
Tyler Cooper (6-7, So., F)
Tristan Hunter (6-0, Fr., G)
Rodney Smith (6-3, So., G)
Devon Ware (5-9, Sr., G)

Pleasant Grove (Elk Grove, Calif.)
Arik Armstead (6-8, 285, Sr., C) – Class of 2012 Top 100 football prospect
Cody Demps (6-4, 175, Sr., G)
Malik Thames (6-2, 160, Jr., G)

Ponderosa (Shingle Springs, Calif.)
Trevor Hammitt (6-3, 165, Jr., G)
Justin Obereiner (5-11, 165, Sr., G)
Curtis Opsahl (6-4, 190, Jr., F)

Sierra Pacific (Hanford, Calif.)
Josh Blair (6-5, Jr., F/C)
Angel Delgado (5-7, So., G)

Silverado (Las Vegas, Nev.)
Ruben Jackson (6-0, 170, Sr., G)
Justin Johnson (5-10, 150, Sr., G)
David Ware (6-3, 170, Sr., G/F)

Simi Valley (Calif.)
Austin Hawk (6-0, 150, Sr., G)
D.J. Saul (6-1, 165, Sr., G)

Skyline (Sammamish, Wash.)
Max Browne (6-6, 210, Jr., G/F) – Class 3A football Player of the Year
Bryan Cikatz (6-6, 210, Sr., F)
Nick Kassuba (6-6, 250, Sr., F)
Lucas Shannon (6-7, 220, Sr., F)
Will Parker (5-11, 170, Sr., G)

Sultana (Hesperia, Calif.)
Brian Enriquez (6-2, 175, So., G)
Daaron Flagg (6-4, 190, Sr., G)
Robmar Porter (6-4, 170, Sr., F)

Thousand Oaks (Calif.)
Jacob Lachina (6-6, 200, Jr., G)

Victor Valley (Victorville, Calif.)
Devondre Jackson (5-9, 160, Jr., G)