Thursday, November 27, 2014

Phenom Reports

Name to Know: 5’11 Junior Kendell Shepherd (Smithfield HS – Va)

Kendell Stephens Smithfield HS Va

By Frank Bennett Player:  Kendell Shepherd Class:      2016 Height:    5’11 High School:      Smithfield High School  (Smithfield VA) High School Statistics:  9.5 Points 4 Assists  3.5 Steals 2 Boards HS Coach Evaluation:    Kendell is a quick penetrating point guard/2 guard.  He has a very good handle and has greatly improved his decision making from his sophomore season.  He possesses a nice shooting ... Read More »

Name to Know: 6’3 Senior Isaiah Moore (Grafton HS – Va)

Isaiah Moore grafton Va

By Frank Bennett Player: Isaiah Moore Class:  2015 Height:    6’3 High School:  Grafton High School  (Grafton VA) High School Statistics:   10.2 Points, 7.4 Boards Honors:      Earned 2nd team All Conference honors last season Claimed Recruiting:  Isaiah has interest from a number of USA South and ODAC Schools High School Coach Evaluation:    Isaiah’s biggest strengths are his ability to rebound the ... Read More »

Name to Know: 6’6 Jr Xavier Green (Williamsburg Christian – Va)

xavier green williamsburg christian va

By Frank Bennett Player:      Xavier Green Class:        2016 Height:  6’6 High School:  Williamsburg Christian GPA:      3.0 Basketball Achievement:    Earned 1st team All Metro Conference honors as a sophomore while leading WCA to the Metro Conference regular season and conference tournament titles… High School Statistics:    15 Points, 9.5 Boards, 4 Assists Claimed Recruiting:    Old Dominion, VCU, James Madison, Mount ... Read More »

Scouts Take: Jeantal Cylla Commits to Florida Atlantic

Jeantal Cylla Lake Worth Fl

By Jamie Shaw Jeantal Cylla 6’7/Wing Lake Worth High School (Lake Worth, Florida) Showtime Ballerz Cylla came in with the Showtime Ballerz and played in the Phenom Hoops Challenge in April. He had a great event, averaging right at 10 points per game, showing deep touch and great length on the wing. What Cylla Says On The Staff “Coach Curry ... Read More »

Phenom Hoop Showcase: Senior Standouts

Phenom Hoops Showcase

By Jamie Shaw 6’7 W Kaleb Johnson Carlisle School Johnson is a unique player. He has great combination of basketball acumen and frame. In Carlisle’s lone game on Saturday, Johnson stole the show with a 33 point (12-15 FG, 3-4 3P) performance. He recently picked up a Tennessee off, look for the high major schools to start coming in. 6’5 ... Read More »

Name to Know: 6’4 Junior Jaylen Frazier (Norview HS – Va)

Jaylan frazier northview HS Va

By Frank Bennett Player: Jaylen Frazier Class:           2016 Height:           6’4 High School:        Norview HS  (Norfolk VA) GPA:       3.4 Basketball Achievement:     Voted by Eastern District Coaches as the 2013 Newcomer of the Year in the Eastern District.  Followed that up by earning Honorable Mention All District honors during his sophomore season. High School Statistics: 12 Points, 8 Boards Claimed Recruiting:   UNC Wilmington, ... Read More »

Phenom Hoops Showcase: Junior Class Standouts

Phenom Hoops Showcase

By Jamie Shaw 6’2 PG Quentin Jackson Carlisle School (Martinsburg, Va) Jackson has long been on the radar as a high level performer. His father is a coach and played at NC State. Jackson transferred up to Carlisle School this year and it looks to have been a great move. For the first time in his career, Jackson played as ... Read More »

Phenom Hoops Showcase: Standouts Part 4

Phenom Hoops Showcase

By Rick Lewis Phenom Hoop National High School Showcase Part 4 The inaugural Phenom Hoop National High School Showcase in now in the books. Twenty teams participated in the two-day event with traditional national powerhouse Oak Hill and Huntington Prep. In the wings, teams such as St. Louis Christian, Northside Christian, Quality Education, Carlisle School and Genesis Academy has made ... Read More »

Phenom Hoop Showcase: Sophomore Standouts

Phenom Hoops Showcase

By Jamie Shaw 6’1 Lindell Wigginton Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va) Wigginton is in his first year of US high school ball, coming down from Canada. For Oak Hill, Wigginton backs up returning Senior Terrence Phillips, and acts as a change of pace. Wigginton is a smart point guard who uses a confident handle and high IQ to ... Read More »

Name to Know: 5’11 2016 Justin Chicot (Portsmouth Christian – Va)

justin chicot porstmouth christian Va

By Frank Bennett Player:    Justin Chicot Class:    2016 Height:    5’11 High School:     Portsmouth Christian Academy  (Portsmouth VA) GPA: 3.5  (3.9 at Portsmouth Christian) Basketball Achievement:     Ranked among the top point guards in Virginia in the 2016 class by Vantage Hoops… High School Statistics:   14 Points, 5 Assists, 2.5 Boards, 2.4 Steals Honors:      2014 Bulldog Award for sportsmanship from King’s ... Read More »