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A historic season for the Liberty Heights program
The season has come to an end for many around the country, including here in North Carolina but that just gives us time to look back and reflect on a few teams and programs. One of those programs that deserve the spotlight has to be the Liberty Heights program, as they brought two teams to the national spotlight, and both had historic seasons to remember. Starting with the Liberty Heights...read more
Friday Standouts from Relentless Hoops Military Circuit
6’9 2022 David Dixon (Speights Academy)Dixon was arguably the top 2022 prospect in attendance at the event. In my humble and honest opinion, Dixon is a player who is being vastly under-recruited. He’s a player that could without question play in leagues like the A-10 or the American. At 6’9, he has a great mix of size, skill and athleticism. He has the ability to beat you from...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Silas Demary Jr. Leads Liberty Heights over Word of God in OVERTIME at #HoopsDreams910!!
Two goliaths collided at the Hoops & Dreams Showcase down in Fayetteville, as Word of God and Liberty Heights battled. Word of God held a late lead but Liberty fought back, forced overtime, and secured a big win! Check out all the highlights.read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Josh Bullock & Shane Fernald STEP UP in Lake Norman Christian Win Over Liberty Heights!
Lake Norman Christian and Liberty Heights National clashed down in Charlotte at the November Classic. Both teams brought intriguing talent, but it was the play of Lake Norman Christian that helped them secure the big win. Check out all the highlights.read more
Phenom November Classic Recap: Lake Norman Christian vs. Liberty Heights National
The night continued at the Phenom November Classic, as the action continued with Liberty Heights National vs. Lake Norman Christian on Day 2. Two very intriguing teams coming in, it was going to be interesting to see which team was going to be able to make their mark on this one. It certainly wasn’t a high-scoring affair, as teams were battling on both sides of the floor and it was a...read more
Phenom November Classic Recap: Liberty Heights National vs. Concord Academy
The afternoon continued, as Liberty Heights National and Concord Academy hit the floor to battle at the Phenom November Classic. Two teams with intriguing talent but also a variety of experiences, it was going to be interesting to watch who would be able to make a statement on Friday night. Liberty Heights used a balanced offensive attack, showing that they can be effective inside and out to...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Drexel commit Shane Blakeney GOES OFF vs Liberty Heights; BUT Was it Enough?!
Liberty Heights National came off an impressive Day 1 victory and then matched up against Legion Collegiate. Both teams brought the fight, as '22 Shane Blakeney went off... but was it enough to take down Liberty Heights on Day 2 at the Carmel Christian Tip-Off Classic.read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Ezra Ausar & Elijah Jamison Lead Liberty Heights over Bull City Prep at #CarmelTipOff!
To start the Carmel Christian Tip-Off Classic, Liberty Heights National and Bull City National came together. Bringing some intriguing talent that you will see at the next level, it really started off the event in a big way. Check out all the highlights from the...read more
Carmel Tip-Off Classic Recap: Liberty Heights vs. Legion Collegiate
Phenom Hoops kicked off the season in a big way with the Carmel Christian Tip-Off Classic, bringing in some of the premier talent and teams from around the region under one building in Charlotte. Day 2 continued as Legion Collegiate and Liberty Heights battled it out in Charlotte. Liberty Heights picked up on defense full-court to create turnovers, which ultimately led to a few easy...read more
Carmel Tip-Off Classic Recap: Liberty Heights National vs. Bull City Prep National
Phenom Hoops kicked off the season in a big way with the Carmel Christian Tip-Off Classic, bringing in some of the premier talent and teams from around the region under one building in Charlotte. First up, we had Liberty Heights National vs. Bull City Prep National taking the court. Both teams wanted to get out and run when they could but Bull City’s zone defense slowed down the game...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Robert Dillingham Drops 32 in CHAMPIONSHIP GAME! Combine Academy vs Liberty Heights!
Liberty Heights and Combine Academy matched up for the HoopState Championship in Rock Hill. Check out all the highlights from the showdown.read more
HIGHLIGHTS: 2025 Eli Ellis LEAVES IT ALL OUT vs Liberty Heights in Phenom HoopState Semi-Finals!
Moravian Prep and LIberty Heights squared off at the Phenom HoopState Championship. Check out all the highlights from the intense game.read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Top 40 Jonas Aidoo vs Brandon White in the 1st Rd. of 2021 Phenom HoopState Championship
Liberty Heights and Winston Salem Christian met up in the first round of the Phenom Hoop State Championship, bringing two talented teams together on the court. Check out all the highlights from the game and make sure to subscribe to the Phenom Hoops YouTube page.read more
8th Grader Eli Ellis EXPLODES in Final 4: Liberty Heights vs Moravian Prep #HoopStateChampionship
Now fans got a chance to watch the action with the Phenom HoopState, as Liberty Heights and Moravian Prep meet again. Liberty defeated Moravian earlier in the season and Moravian handed Liberty one of their two losses just recently… now, they met up for a chance to compete for a championship.read more
Robert Dillingham STATE CHAMPIONSHIP!! Sophomore GOES OFF (#1 Combine Academy vs #2 Liberty Heights)
It was the game that everyone wanted, as two of the top teams around the region met for a state championship. Combine Academy vs. Liberty Heights… and it was an absolute show! Check out all the highlights.read more
Combine Academy crowned champion at PhenomHoopState Championship
It was the game that everyone wanted, as two of the top teams around the region met for a state championship. Combine Academy vs. Liberty Heights… let the show begin. It was going to be interesting to see which team was going to strike first and we got our answer quickly, as Combine Academy quickly made a statement by going up double-digits. Robert Dillingham was feeling it early on and it...read more
Phenom HoopState Championship: Liberty Heights vs. Moravian Prep
Now fans got a chance to watch the action with the Phenom HoopState, as Liberty Heights and Moravian Prep meet again. Liberty defeated Moravian earlier in the season and Moravian handed Liberty one of their two losses just recently… now, they meet for a chance to compete for a championship. Moravian Prep came out strong in this one with the early lead but Liberty Heights came back to...read more
Phenom HoopState Championship: Liberty Heights vs. Winston Salem Christian
On to Game 2 of the first day of the Phenom Hoop State Championship and it was a rematch between these two teams that ended in a thriller the last time around. Liberty Heights and Winston Salem Christian battled it out on the court but it was Liberty Heights that made a point early on, especially on the defensive end. They jumped out to an 11-4 lead after the first quarter and then...read more
Phenom HoopState Championship Matchup Preview: Liberty Heights vs. Winston-Salem Christian National
The Phenom HoopState Championship brings you some of the best teams that haven’t competed for a state championship in NCHSAA and NCISAA, all under one building to compete for a championship. Last year, Moravian Prep took home the title but this year, it looks to be even deeper and it is anyone’s ball game. To get geared up for the event, we want to preview some of the matchups you...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Jamarii Thomas x Kuluel Mading vs Jonas Aidoo x Elijah Jamison Goes Down in Rock Hill!
Liberty Heights and The Burlington School battled it out in Rock Hill Tuesday night, bringing two of the top teams in the state together. It came down to the end in an exciting fashion, eventually going into overtime. Liberty was able to eventually take home the win, as you can check out all the highlights.read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Top 40 Jonas Aidoo vs Top 150 Jai Smith; Liberty Heights vs Word of God!
Check out all the highlights from two of the top teams, that matched up in Rock HIll, SC.read more
PJ Edwards OVERTIME BATTLE as #2 Liberty Heights faces off vs. Jamarii Thomas & #7 Burlington School
Liberty Heights and The Burlington School brought us a showdown in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Two of the top programs in the state brought us a show that ultiamtely went into overtime. Check out all the highlights from this intense game.read more
The program deserving national attention: Liberty Heights
Even during this unique time in high school basketball, we have still been able to watch several of the top teams around the country. Whether they have been ranked by national outlets or not, it has been a joy to see just how talented some of these programs really are and what they have been able to accomplish so far. It can be seen with many of these teams why they are in the national...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Jonas Aidoo x Elijah Jamison VS Demar Anderson x Simpkins Twins at Phenom MLK Showcase!
Two of the top teams in the state matched up at the Phenom MLK Showcase, as Liberty Heights and Victory Christian battled it out. Loaded with talent on both sides, this was a highly-anticipated showdown and you can check out all the highlights.read more
The Bash – Friday Night Standouts
Game 1Winston-Salem Christian 57Liberty Heights 55 Quante Berry 6’4 2022 (Winston-Salem Christian) Quante Berry was really good in last night’s win over Liberty Heights. Coming into the season, one would say he was better at the shooting guard position...read more
Game Report: Liberty Heights vs The Burlington School
Last night, Phenom Hoops tuned in online for the Liberty Heights versus The Burlington School game. The game featured two very talented teams and two coaches who do an extremely good job with their programs. The game started off as one would expect. Kuluel Mading knocked down a three-pointer to put TBS on the board first. Then Jonas Aidoo answered on the other end for Liberty Heights with an...read more
7’0″ Jonas Aidoo GAME WINNER in Overtime… Liberty Heights 🆚 Moravian Prep in a THRILLER!! 😤
Liberty Heights and Moravian Prep battled it out at the Phenom November Classic, as this one went into overtime.read more
Phenom November Classic: Liberty Heights vs. Legion (Recap/ Standouts)
The 3:30 matchup on the afternoon was between Liberty Heights, who came off an hard-fought win on Friday night and Legion, who also was able to secure a tough victory late Friday. Both were looking to go 2-0 on the weekend at the Phenom November Classic. Liberty Heights came out strong with an early 10-0 lead before Legion called time out. Legion got on the board but it was tough...read more
HIGHLIGHTS: High Majors ALL OVER The Court! Liberty Heights vs Bull City Prep at #PhenomTipOff
Liberty Heights and Bull City Prep put on a show in this matchup at the Phenom Tip-Off Classic. Loaded teams both with talent, check out all the highlights from this battle in Rock Hill.read more
2020 6’7 Kahari Rogers (Liberty Heights) continues to focus on his game
One prospect of intrigue this season was 2020 6’5 Kahari Rogers, a player that brings tremendous size as a guard and can be a knockdown shooter. This season though at Liberty Heights, he looked to showcase that he can be much more, proving to be a three-level scorer and improving in other areas of his game.read more