Video: City of Palms Classic slam dunk contestMalachi Wideman wins annual showcase in Florida.
Another thrilling week of top 25 high school hoops action will shape our Top 25 rankings prior to the new year.
No. 1 Montverde Academy knocked off No. 6 IMG Academy 63-55 to capture their fourth City of Palms Classic crown on Monday night
In the Chick-fil-A Classic, Hillcrest Prep upended No. 8 La Lumiere 55-44 in the Nation Division title contest, while No. 16 Dorman took down Greensboro Day 56-52 in the American Division championship game.
Another highly anticipated Monday night matchup saw No. 4 Patrick School defeat No. 14 Roselle Catholic 72-64.
Top post-Christmas events underway this week include the Beach Ball Classic, John Wall Invitational, Les Schwab Invitational, Slam Dunk to the Beach, the Classic at Damien and others.
No. 1 Montverde Academy cruised to a semifinal win over Millbrook
(Raleigh, N.C.) 82-53 at the John Wall Holiday Invitational, while No. 4
Patrick School narrowly escaped Farmville Central (Farmville, N.C.) 83-76 in an overtime thriller.
No. 1 Montverde Academy will battle No. 4 Patrick School on Monday night at 7 p.m. in the John Wall Holiday Invitational title game.
In the Les Schwab Invitational semifinals, Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.)
downed No. 25 Norcross 63-45 and No. 22 Eastside Catholic cruised past
Jefferson (Portland, Ore.) 58-39.
The Beach Ball Classic quarterfinals wrap up as No. 15 Long Island Lutheran, No. 16 Dorman, St. Frances (Alpharetta, Ga.), St. John's (Washington, D.C.) advance to Monday's semifinal round.
See this week's full Top 25 schedule below.