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Phenom Hoops LIVE Recap: Learning more about NC Rim Runners

Just because the LIVE period is over in April, doesn’t mean that Phenom Hoops is stopping their coverage, as we are bringing you a ton of post-event coverage as well throughout the coming weeks.  Let’s dive into a few players and teams that we saw at the event, as we shed light on players that performed well throughout. NC Rim Runners The NC Rim Runners is a program that has been a strong...

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Reece’s Standouts: Phenom March Madness (Day 1: Part 2)

by: Ethan Reece2025 Jack Sullivan (Carolina Riptide)You don’t see many guys in this age, especially AAU, that can impact the game so much without being a scorer. But Jack fills so many other roles for this team and shows no concern with anything except winning. He’s a tough gritty defender who plays with a high motor on every possession, irritating opponents. Their team is so evenly balanced as...

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Dawkins’ Standouts from Summer Havoc Session 2 (Day 1, Part 2)

By: DeAjai Dawkins 6’2 2024 Bobby Hardison (Carolina Riptide 2024/Lake Norman)  I’ve been aware of Bobby for a full year now, and have watched him really begin to come into his own. Coming off a solid freshman season playing with the junior varsity squad, Hardison’s ability to score from all 3-levels at a fair rate should lead him to being a varsity-level contributor. I think the cast making up...

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Queen City Showcase Team Previews: NC Rim Runners 2024

The Queen City Showcase in Rock Hill this weekend is going to be off the charts.  With talent all on the floor, livestreams streaming the games, and a ton of coverage from Phenom Hoops, this is going to be one of the best events to start the travel ball season. That is why we wanted to get a leg up on it, as we spoke to several coaches that will be bringing their teams to South Carolina...

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Position-less Basketball: NC Rim Runners

This past weekend, Phenom Hoops traveled out to the Rock Hill Sports and Events Center in Rock Hill, South Carolina for a highly entertaining stretch of basketball. There was truly an abundance of talent on display, coming from various directions within each of the three events—which certainly includes the NC Rim Runners (2024) from our Spring Tip-Off Classic. While they might’ve fallen short of...

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