PORTER GAUD HOLIDAY CLASSIC EVENT RECAPS

Player Standouts at Hoopstate Fall League (West)

5'9 '24 AJ Parsley (Team Ville) Playing hard has gradually become an obsolete skill, which is why it's always refreshing to watch AJ Parsley push the limits on what 'high motor' actually means. No matter the context or setting, he plays with a full-throttle approach. What Parsley lacks in height or vertical athleticism, he makes up for with speed, quickness, and general peskiness. He's a heady...

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Don't Overlook the Talent: Class of 2024 (Part 3)

2024 Jordan Dancy (Wesleyan Christian): Dancy is a player who has been around the Phenom Hoops landscape for some time now, and when he steps on the court, you know what you are going to get. He is a 6’6 athletic forward who understands his role, knows how to be productive, is tough and active, and knows how to be an impact player without always having the ball in his hands. Dancy will...

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Reece's Standouts: Hoop State League (Finals: Day 1)

by: Ethan Reece 2024 AJ Parsley (Team Ville)Although the smallest guy on the court, AJ brings a gigantic presence with his scrappy nature that more than makes up for his size. He's a crafty ball handler that will carry the majority of the decision-making for this group composed of young and older talent. What I noticed in his game that separated him from other scorers at the helm, was the...

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Underrated Guards to Watch More: Class of 2024

The class of 2024 is loaded with talent and there are players that could and should be targets for many programs at multiplel levels. The players at the top of the class are certainly gaining the recognition and eyes of college coaches but I believe that there are guards in that class that may be considered a bit underrated but could be in for big season this upcoming high school season. Here...

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Phenom Open Gym Tour: “Don’t Sleep on Mooresville”

Phenom Open Gym Tour: 'Don't sleep on Mooresville' Phenom Hoops traveled to Mooresville to kick start the 2022-23 basketball season to cover open gym. Last season, Coach Armard Moore led Mooresville to one of the most successful years for the Blue Devils. Mooresville finished 10-2 in the Greater Metro 4A and an impressive 21-4 overall record. Coach Moore lost his top three players due to...

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Phenom Hoops Player Profile:'AJ Parsley

Height: 5'9 Class: 2024 School: Mooresville Travel Team: Elite One Freshman Season (Langtree Charter): 13.0 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 7.0 APG, 2.0 SPG Sophomore Season: 8.4 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 6.4 APG, 3.0 SPG What Was Previously Said (Patrick O'Brien): Recently heading up just above the Charlotte area to check in on Mooresville high school, we had a chance to check in on a new member...

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Dawkins’ Standouts from Day 1 at Phenom Team Camp

6'4 2026 Josiah Johnson (Fayetteville Academy) After watching a morning display of overpowering smaller defenders in the low post, rebounding at a high level, and defending with purpose, I had to inquire about Josiah Johnson. When I asked him, I was expecting to hear about a rising senior looking to solidify the college he'll call home the next for years. This is a rising freshman in high...

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Dawkins’ Standouts from Jamboree Bash (Part 1)

By: DeAjai Dawkins 6'5 2024 Iverson King (Forsyth Country Day)' This weekend, Iverson King appeared to be one of the clear leaders of this young group. He's long been discussed by on-lookers as an early college priority and seems to be living up to his potential as a player that scholarship-level schools should be paying attention to right now. King is hitting with efficiency from beyond the...

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Phenom Spotlight: 2024 AJ Parsley (Mooresville)

Player: AJ ParsleyClass: 2024Position: Point GuardSchool: Mooresville Recently heading up just above the Charlotte area to check in on Mooresville high school, we had a chance to check in on a new member with the team but a familiar face with Phenom Hoops. 2024 AJ Parsley looks to be a key piece for the future of Mooresville and while watching, the small point guard really impressed with his...

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Phenom Open Gym: Mooresville

After checking at Catawba College on Wednesday, we headed just about 30 minutes down the road to check in on Mooresville high school.  It is a program led by Coach Moore and is one that continues to put in the work to get better each year.  When watching this team during practice, you can see that they are going to have some nice pieces this year in hopes of making some noise. ...

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Phenom Open Practice: Langtree Charter Academy

Phenom Hoops traveled out to the Mooresville area to check in on an open practice at Langtree Charter Academy, as this is a program on the rise and looking to make more of a name for themselves. Coming off a season in which they were able to record seven wins on the season, the coaching staff is looking to take the next step with a few new and young names in North Carolina.

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Porter’s Standouts: Game Recaps from #PhenomQCShowcase (Day 1)

Seems like itís been forever since we were hooping, but the wait is over! Phenom took over the Rock Hill Sportsplex for 3 days of high-level hoops. We will be bringing you the ballers to know from each game throughout the event. Players to know from Court 5&6 are as follows.

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