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    Elijah Stewart
    Elijah  Stewart

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    DeRidder, La.

    High School:
    Westchester

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 180

    Position:
    Guard

    Birthdate:
    11/14/1995

    02/17/2015

    Stewart and Hall Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Dior Hall sets American Junior 60m HH record.

    01/11/2015

    USC Men's Basketball Falls Short to Stanford, 78-76

    Julian Jacobs led the team with 16 points and three rebounds in loss to the Cardinals.

    12/21/2014

    USC Beats Boston College 75-71

    Stewart and Jovanovic lead the Trojans to victory

    02/22/2015

    Men's Basketball vs. Arizona State

    February 22, 2015

    01/24/2015

    USC @ Oregon State

    USATSI photos men's basketball -- 1/24/15

    01/02/2015

    Men's Basketball vs. Utah

    NCAA Basketball: Southern California at Utah (USATSI)

    11/25/2014

    USC vs. Cal State Fullerton

    USC vs. Cal State Fullerton men's basketball

    11/17/2014

    Men's Basketball vs. Tennessee Tech

    November 17, 2014

    BREAKDOWN: Elijah Stewart is a 6-foot-5, 180-pound freshman guard who has the ability to drive and create scoring opportunities as well as hit the three-pointer.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Stewart averaged 19.2 points, 5.1 rebounds 3.2 assists and 2.1 blocks for Westchester HS which went 30-7 and finished ranked No. 5 in the state of California. He was named the 2014 Los Angeles City Section Player of the Year and was ranked as the No. 40 recruit by Scout.com. Stewart made the 10-man Los Angeles Times All-Star team, the Long Beach Press-Telegram All-Area Team and was named to the Cal-Hi Sports All-State First Team along with Trojans teammate Jordan McLaughlin, while fellow 2014 classmate Malik Marquetti was named to the second team. Stewart and McLaughlin were named to the MaxPreps California All-State Second Team. As a senior the Western League MVP Stewart led Westchester to multiple upsets in the state playoffs and to the Southern California Open Division Regional Finals were they lost to eventual champion Mater Dei. Stewart was named the 2014 John R. Wooden Award winner for the L.A. City Section.

    PERSONAL: Elijah was born on Nov. 14, 1995 in DeRidder, La. His mother's name is Rosie Smith and he has three siblings: Evelyn, Ezekiel and Cecil. Lists his grandfather Cecil Stewart, Sr. as his hero. Has worked in the community with CDNC DeRidder and Fastbreat Sports L.A. One of his hobbies is playing tennis. List Kevin Gates, Kendrick Lamar, PartyNextDoor, The Weeknd and The Game as his favorite musical artists. Would like to visit Spain some day. Is an Economics major at USC.