Retired life works for some

Imani Stafford – a 6-foot-7 junior at Windward High School in Los Angeles – is getting some extra coaching help lately in the form of Lisa Leslie.

Catching up on Southern Cali hoops: Troy lost in the final of the South Carolina tournament in which they were playing.

Thursday scores going into the holiday break.

The West Coast Holiday Festival begins tomorrow. Schedule:


Bell Jeff vs Bellflower 330 pm at Burroughs
Monroe vs Simi Valley 430 pm at Burroughs
Pacifica Oxnard vs West Ranch 3 pm at Burroughs
Newbury Park vs Burroughs 730 pm at Burroughs
St Bernards vs Culver City 9 am at Beverly Hills
Valencia at Mira COsta 1030 am at Beverly Hills
Troy vs Oxnard 12 pm at Beverly Hills
Redondo vs Marymount 130 pm at Beverly Hills


Beverly Hills vs Brentwood 730 pm at Beverly Hills
La Costa Canyon vs Sun Valley Poly 6 pm at Beverly Hills
Norco vs Westchester 430 pm at Beverly Hills
Ventura vs St Monica 3 pm at Beverly Hills
Canyon vs St Paul 11 am at Burroughs
Harvard Westlake vs Marlborough 1230 pm at Burroughs
LACES vs Saugus 2 pm at Burroughs
Bishop Montgomery vs Los Osos 6 pm at Burroughs