PORTER GAUD HOLIDAY CLASSIC EVENT RECAPS

Double Double Guys

Double Double Guys One of the marque signature achievements in playing basketball is the “double double.” This is where a player averages in double figures in two categories. It’s a pretty difficult achievement, but this year in North Carolina, we have a list of players that exceeded beyond the bare minimum of reaching such a milestone. We want to take a closer look at some of the players we...

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Hickory Ridge is for real

Hickory Ridge is for real  Hickory Ridge 63 Myers Park 56 Phenom Hoop Report travelled to Harrisburg, North Carolina to cover the marque NCHSAA Southwestern 4A matchup between Myers Park and Hickory Ridge. Myers Park entered the contest with a 15-5record (8-2 conference) while Hickory Ridge sported a 16-4 record (8-2 conference). Coming into the contest, traditional power Independence,...

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Bendel’s Best: Good Guys Versus Cancer

This past weekend, Phenom Hoops traveled to First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina for another loaded slate of basketball. Chad Williams founded this meaningful event last year to represent and honor his father, the original “good guy.” Although competitive, these players and coaches approached this event with class and respect. Now, let’s take a closer look at some...

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#PhenomGoodGuys: Miles Magical Five (Night One)

6’6 2020 De’Andre Downing: Washington County Downing is a really interesting unsigned senior that’s undoubtedly deserving of attention from scholarship coaches. He’s a unique player considering his size and skillset. He can shoot the ball from way beyond the arc, handle the ball, and defend 3-4 positions on the court at the high school level. If the outside shot is falling with consistency he’s...

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Myers Park Captures Important Southwestern 4A Conference Win

Myers Park Captures important Southwestern 4A Conference Win Phenom Hoops travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the important early season Southwestern 4A Conference game between Butler High School and Myers Park High School. Butler entered the contest with a 2-4 record, but three of the losses came on last second shots where Butler lost by a single point in each. For head coach Myron...

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Drake Maye A Star is BORN … Luke Maye’s brother leads Myers Park to Elite 8

Myers Park made a great run to the NCHSAA 4A West Final Four. They played great team ball as, across the lineup, they shot, defended and moved the ball. The run was led by the stardom of sophomore Drake Maye. Of course, the Maye name is well known around Charlotte, and across the country. Drake’s brother Luke is a senior All-American candidate at UNC. Drake is also one of the top...

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Northwest v. Myers Park

On Thursday, Phenom Hoops traveled to Oak Ridge, North Carolina as the Northwest Vikings were prepared for a playoff battle against the Myers Park Mustangs. This game featured two really strong, well-rounded squads with clear-cut identities on the basketball court. We’ve seen Northwest as much as anyone this season and they’ve been quite impressive, especially defensively. The junior-duo of...

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Porter Ridge Vs Myers Park Game Recap

On Tuesday Night I had the opportunity to check out Porter Ridge Vs Myers Park, there were tons of high level prospects on the court and Myers Park ended up getting the win by the score of 65-57.  Porter Ridge was playing without star 6’8 2019 Cam Stitt, but they were still able to put up a serious fight against a really talented Myers Park squad.  Let’s take a look at some of the...

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Butler vs. Myers Park Game Recap

Butler vs. Myers Park Game Recap 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter Butler 12 23 28 59 Myers Park 14 27 39 49   Phenom Hoop Report travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the marquee NCHSAA Southwestern 4A matchup between Butler High School and Myers Park. Both teams came into the contest with identical 14-5 overall records with Myers Park having a 8-1 conference record...

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