Kobe Bryant's Rare High School Footage To Be Auctioned Next Month


A treasure trove of star-studded footage from their high school playing days will be auctioned off July 23 by Profiles in History, outside of L.A.

The film is from Stu Ross, who produced a weekly "High School Sports Show," syndicated in 35 cities.

ESPN reports his library contains more than 130 hours, covering more than 700 athletes.

Though, about 60% of the footage is of Kobe Bryant and his time at Lower Merion in the Philly suburbs.

According to EPSN:

The footage is from the media library of Stu Ross, who produced “High School Sports Show,” a syndicated weekly television series seen in 35 cities.
About 60% of the Bryant footage is of games involving the Lower Merion Aces from the Philadephia suburbs.
Ross’ library includes 130 hours and more than 700 athletes, including LeBron James, Tom Brady, Michael Phelps, Ryan Braun, Dwyane Wade and Shaquille O’Neal. The footage will be sold in one lot, and the auction house estimates the price will be $250,000 to $350,000.

Other big names include Tom Brady, Ryan Braun, LeBron, Shaq, Michael Phelps, and Dwyane Wade.