Manny Acosta

Acosta, Elsom and Metz took CCA basketball to the next level

Acosta, Elsom and Metz took CCA basketball to the next level

The trajectory of the Canyon Crest Academy boys Bbasketball program changed in September of 2014 when Aaron Acosta, Tyler Elsom and MJ Metz first stepped foot on campus as freshman. Over the next four seasons, CCA went from a mid-level team that won eight games in the 2014-2015 season to one of the top high school programs in the county. As with any team, it takes more than three players to win consistently, but the role that Elsom, Metz and Acosta played in driving CCA to new heights is clear. The Ravens season ended last Friday night after losing a division 1 quarterfinal playoff game to Mission Hills 71-65 in overtime in front of a raucous home crowd. CCA won an all-time school best...

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