Freshmen Jazz Gardner has been name the San Gabriel Valley Male Athlete of the Week by the Tribune. The 6-foot-10 freshman had a triple-double — 10 points, 16 rebounds and 11 blocks — in a 72-51 victory over South Hills, as the Conquerors went undefeated in the Hacienda League and finished the regular season 24-3. Earlier in the week, Gardner had 15 points with 17 rebounds, five blocks and three assists in a 70-55 win over Charter Oak.
The previous week he had 21 points and 22 rebounds in a 77-73 win over Diamond Ranch. Los Altos opens the Division 1 basketball playoffs on Wednesday at home against Sherman Oaks Notre Dame.