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CCSMLK23 Game Report: Asheville vs. Rocky River

Second game of the afternoon, as Asheville School and Rocky River hit the road to Matthews to square off against each other. Asheville started out strong to jump out to an early double-digit lead, being up 15-5 after the first quarter.  But Rocky River started to pick up its energy on both ends and playing with a bit more pace, as they were able to chip into the lead before halftime,...

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Phenom Lakesgiving: Rocky River wins OT thriller vs. Lake Norman

Final game of the night, the host school Lake Norman welcomed in Rocky River in what should be a very good battle between two underrated programs. We got the ball rolling as both teams got it going offensively. Rocky River was able to find success with their guard play knocking down shots from deep but also getting inside the defense to score as well. Lake Norman’s guards led the way for...

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#CCSMLK22 Game Preview: Rocky River vs. Asheville Christian

The Carmel Christian MLK Showcase is going to be an absolute show, as private schools and public schools square up on the hardwood Saturday afternoon and Phenom Hoops will be helping lead the charge. Another fantastic and must-see event from Phenom, come out and enjoy a day of basketball.

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COACH’S CORNER: Rocky River’s Donald Kirby Speaks on NEW ROLL + Goals/Expectations For the Season!

Phenom Hoops welcomes in the new head coach at Rocky River, as coach Donald Kirby will take over the basketball program. We dive into his past, talking about his playing days in Virginia, his time at West Meck, and the lessons from his time at Carmel Christian under Coach Badgett. He also dives into what his goals and expectations are at Rocky River, as they bring some intriguing talent to the table. We welcome him into the coaching world in NC and coach will certainly be looking to make his mark in the state.

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NBPA Top 100 Camp — Day 1 5 to Know

6’5” 2020 Jaden Springer Rocky River HS (NC) Springer was the best player of Day 1 of the camp in our eyes. He made everything look effortless as he was explosive but had great pace. He got to every spot he wanted and played incredibly efficiently, not letting smaller guys affect his handle or longer guys prevent him from attacking. Only 15 years old, Springer should be considered among the Top...

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Elite North Carolina 2020’s Gaining Traction

6’5” Jaden Springer (Rocky River/B. Maze Elite) It would be nearly impossible to form a list of the most buzz-worthy players without highlighting 6-foot-5 Jaden Springer. The Charlotte native has been the clear-cut top 2020 prospect in the state since his freshman year and has drawn the attention of all high-level programs across the country. Few players have the natural scoring ability of...

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