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Bronny James undergoes surgery on 'serious' knee injury

Bronny James, the highly-touted son of Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James, recently underwent surgery to repair what is being deemed a “serious” knee injury.
According to Tarek Fattal of the Los Angeles Daily News, the sophomore sensation out of Sierra Canyon (Calif.) required surgery to repair a torn meniscus suffered nearly three weeks ago. He is expected to make a full recovery, but the injury is likely season-ending. The current status of high school basketball in California could enable James to return to the floor late in the spring season, though, as the state has yet to permit indoor competition

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22 in '22: The top defensive backs in the class of 2022

With National Signing Day and the 2021 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.
The class of 2022 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.
Let’s meet the top 22 defensive linemen in the class of 2022.
Read more of our 22 in ’22 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver | Tight End | Offensive Line | Defensive Line | Linebackers

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22 in '22: The top linebackers in the class of 2022

With National Signing Day and the 2021 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.
The class of 2022 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.
Let’s meet the top 22 defensive linemen in the class of 2022.
Read more of our 22 in ’22 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver | Tight End | Offensive Line | Defensive Line

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Chet Holmgren headlines 2021 boys McDonald's All American Game roster

McDonald’s announced its final roster for the 44th annual boys McDonald’s All American Game on Tuesday, with top 2021 recruit Chet Holmgren headlining the group.
Jaden Hardy, the No. 2 recruit in the class of 2021 and Duke commit Paolo Banchero, the No. 3 recruit in the class of 2021, are also among the numerous notable names on this year’s McDonald’s All American game roster. You can read the entire roster below:

PF Patrick Baldwin Jr

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Azzi Fudd headlines 2021 girls McDonald's All American game roster

McDonald’s announced its final roster for the 44th annual girls McDonald’s All American Game on Tuesday, with top 2021 recruit and UConn commit Azzi Fudd headlining the group.
You can read the entire 2021 girls McDonald’s All American game roster below:

W Destiny Adams — Manchester Township High School (N.J.)
P Clarice Akunwafo — Rolling Hills Preparatory (Calif.)
G Sonia Citron — Ursuline High School (N

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22 in '22: The top defensive linemen in the class of 2022

With National Signing Day and the 2021 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.
The class of 2022 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.
Let’s meet the top 22 defensive linemen in the class of 2022.
Read more of our 22 in ’22 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver | Tight End | Offensive Line

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22 in '22: The top 22 tight end recruits in the class of 2022

With National Signing Day and the 2021 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.
The class of 2022 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.
Let’s meet the top 22 tight end recruits in the class of 2022.
Read more of our 22 in ’22 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver

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22 in '22: The top offensive linemen in the class of 2022

With National Signing Day and the 2021 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.
The class of 2022 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.
Let’s meet the top 22 offensive linemen in the class of 2022.
Read more of our 22 in ’22 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver | Tight End

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New guidelines will allow high school football in California

After months of uncertainty, high school football in California will be played this winter and spring.
The California Department of Public Health released its youth sports update Friday following discussions with the CIF and local coaches as COVID-19 cases around the state decline. According to the Los Angeles Times, the new guidelines pave the way for high school football and water polo teams to begin practicing on Feb. 26.
High-contact sports such as football, rugby and water polo with participants over the age of 13 can be played in counties with an adjusted daily case rate of 14 or fewer per 100,000 population