PHENOM’S LOW COUNTRY SHOWCASE EVENT RECAPS

2020 6’4 Austin Locklear brings much more than energy to the court

Phenom Hoops’ exposure camps allow players to shine on one of the biggest stages around.  Year after year, players take advantage of the platform in a big way and 2020 6’4 Austin Locklear has done just that this fall. Locklear, a rising senior at Cape Fear Christian, participated in two NC Phenom 150 camps this fall so far and has attracted the eyes of many with his play. At the Phenom 150...

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Commitment Alert: Radford lands 2020 Keishon Porter

Each and every time Phenom Hoop Report gets to report or sees a commitment from a player we have seen over the years, it is always a fantastic day.  It is great to see players achieve their goal to play at the next level and it is such a great accomplishment for that player. Here is the latest commitment. Player: Keishon Porter Class: 2020 Committed to: Radford What the Player Said: PHR: What...

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Commitment Alert: 2020 Nolan Dorsey heading west to New Mexico

Each and every time Phenom Hoop Report gets to report or sees a commitment from a player we have seen over the years, it is always a fantastic day.  It is great to see players achieve their goal to play at the next level and it is such a great accomplishment for that player. Here is the latest commitment. Player: Nolan Dorsey Class: 2020 Committed to: New Mexico What the Player Said: What made...

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Commitment Alert: 2020 Georges Lefebvre loves the energy at Vermont

Each and every time Phenom Hoop Report gets to report or sees a commitment from a player we have seen over the years, it is always a fantastic day.  It is great to see players achieve their goal to play at the next level and it is such a great accomplishment for that player. Here is the latest commitment. Player: Georges Lefebvre Class: 2020 Committed to: Vermont What the Player Said: What made...

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COMEBACK SZN … Tyler Rice’s 2nd Half Comeback in Glymph League Win … Highlights + Interview

Tyler Rice is a 6'1" 2021 Prospect from Ridge View High School in Columbia, South Carolina...He has numerous offers, has won at every level and is a name well known by college coaches. Here are his highlights from a recent game in the Glymph League, we also caught up with him for an interview afterward

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Should 2021 guard Shane Dezonie be considered a Top-50 prospect in the country?

When checking the team out on our Phenom Hoops Open Gym tour, one player really caught our eyes.  Getting a chance to watch 2021 guard Shane Dezonie, we came away highly impressed with his ability to get downhill, knock down shots, and create for himself as well as others. 

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Phenom Hoops Podcast: #SCTop80/ #VAPhenom150 recap/ Open Gym recaps

The Phenom Hoop Report group sits down once again, this time taking a look back at all the tremendous players that recently participated in the SCTop80 and VaPhenom150 recently. These are names that you will want to start tracking for sure this upcoming season. Then we dive into some of the open gyms we have attended recently, talking about players and how these teams look in person.

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VA Phenom 150 Spotlight: 2022 6’5 Justin Taylor

It had been almost three year’s since Phenom Hoops held a Phenom 150 camp in the state of Virginia, so it was only right to head back up especially after the talent we saw in 2016.  Sitting on the baselines at U-Turn Sportsplex in Richmond, Virginia, we were able to get a glimpse of a few names that will be names you hear called at the next level. One of the earliest impressive performances that...

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Phenom Hoops Q-and-A: 2022 guard Isaiah Tate (Kings Mountain)

On our trips to high school programs this past month, Phenom Hoops has been able to take a glimpse at several intriguing and rising prospects around the state and region.  When we headed out to Kings Mountain, we got a glimpse of a rising sophomore guard that brings a lot to the table as well as potential. 2022 5’11 Isaiah Tate is a prospect looking to make his mark this upcoming season for the...

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2022 6’9 Perry Smith Jr. showcasing his high-major talent; coaches catching on

At times when sitting on hundreds of baselines every year, we at Phenom Hoop Report finds young players that simply shine as a no-doubt high-major prospect in the coming ages.  One 6’8 2022 forward from Legacy Early College screamed out to us as one of those and it seems to only be the start for him. Phenom Hoop Report latest glimpse of 2022 6’9 Perry Smith Jr. was this summer at the Queen City...

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2020 6’9 Josh Hall announces final 12 schools

2020 6’9 Josh Hall from Moravian Prep has been a big target for several schools and we have discussed with him not long ago about his recruitment. On Friday though, schools may have gotten a clearer picture of where he stands with them, as Hall announced his final 12 schools. NC State, Louisville, Georgia, Georgetown, DePaul, LSU, Texas, Alabama, Pittsburgh, Florida State, Arkansas, and Western...

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Is Isaiah Caldwell the Most Underrated Player in SC?! Glymph League Highlights + Interview

6'4" 2020 Isaiah Caldwell is a point guard at Heathwood Hall in Columbia, South Carolina. he played his summer ball with the Upward Stars Southeast program. Caldwell is a high academic player who just picked up his fourth D1 offer this week (Dartmouth).

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Potential breakout: 2020 6’8 Nick Pringle should have college coaches’ attention now

We honestly don’t know what will grow faster; the attention and college recruitment for 2020 6’8 Nick Pringle or his size from his freshman season to now? The growth can be seen literally and figuratively for Pringle over the years.  Once standing at 6’1 as a freshman, Pringle has seen a huge change in his game over the years due to his growth.  And now, with what he brings to the floor, college...

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Is Julian Phillips the Best HS Prospect in SC? His Glymph League Highlights + Interview

Julian Phillis is a consensus Top 100 player in the 2022 class and considered South Carolina's top prospect in that class as well. He will be the leader for traditional power Blythewood High School this year, and he showed at the Glymph League he is ready for the task.

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2020 Keon Ambrose-Hylton down to five; sets official visits and commitment time frame

Phenom Hoop Report has been following 2020 Keon Ambrose-Hylton’s recruitment closely, as we recently were able to get in touch with Ambrose breaking down his final seven schools. Now, he has announced his final five schools with Arkansas, Alabama, Dayton, NC State, and USC made the cut.  Ambrose spoke to Phenom Hoops recently, breaking down each school and when he will be taking official visits....

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PHR Recruitment Update: 2020 6’5 Nolan Dorsey

Millbrook has had a tradition of producing fantastic Division I talent over the years and it looks like they have another prospect that will follow in line.  A 6’5 point guard in Raleigh, Nolan Dorsey (the younger brother of Patrick Dorsey) has seen a tremendous rise in his recruitment this summer with his play, as Phenom Hoop Report got in touch with the senior guard to see what all has been...

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PHR Recruitment Update: 2021 6’6 Jadun Michael

Michael is already regarded as one of the top players in the state and should be regarded higher by other outlets as a national player. The 6’6 prospect from The Burlington School is looking to have himself a spectacular junior season and many college coaches will be watching.  Already holding 15+ offers from schools around the country, Michael will be taking a few visits coming up and that...

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Phenom 1-on-1: Unranked 2021 G Josh Beadle attracting the eyes of Power-5 programs

Down in South Carolina at Cardinal Newman, 6’4 Josh Beadle has been able to make a name for himself over the years with his impressive play. He brings a unique skill set to the table with a blend of athleticism, poise, and versatility.  Phenom Hoops’ founder Rick Lewis described him best this summer, when he was one of the standouts at the Elon Elite camp, saying: “He can play and guard multiple...

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PHR Recruitment Update: 2021 Russell “RJ” Felton

RJ Felton, a 6’4 prospect part of the 2021 class, impressed Phenom Hoops over the summer playing for Team United.  Now, he looks to carry that same momentum into the upcoming high school season at Aiken HS. Over the last few months, Felton has been catching the eyes of college coaches, earning three offers in the last three months.  Here is the latest surrounding Felton’s recruitment. Latest...

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