Lakewood High School senior Brian Camper has been named the South Coast boys prep basketball Player of the Year.
Camper, who has signed with Arizona State, averaged 20.3 points a game and was the most valuable player in the Moore League.
The girls Player of the Year is Lynwood junior Linda Watson. A Parade magazine first-team All-American, Watson averaged 22 points, 9.5 rebounds, five assists and three steals. She also set a CIF record with 72 three-point shots.
Bill Odell of Millikan High School was named boys Coach of the Year. Despite having only two returning lettermen, Odell led the Rams to the CIF Southern Section 5-AA title. He also won his 300th game during the season, his 18th year at Millikan.