Central Catholic’s Justin Traina advances the ball during the 2018 Mark Gallo Invitational game with Stagg at Central Catholic High School in Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Central Catholic won the game 53-39.
Central Catholic’s Justin Traina advances the ball during the 2018 Mark Gallo Invitational game with Stagg at Central Catholic High School in Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Central Catholic won the game 53-39. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Central Catholic’s Justin Traina advances the ball during the 2018 Mark Gallo Invitational game with Stagg at Central Catholic High School in Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Central Catholic won the game 53-39. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Julian A. Lopez has been covering local sports for The Modesto Bee since August 2018. He graduated from Arizona State in 2016 with a BA in Journalism.