PORTER GAUD HOLIDAY CLASSIC EVENT RECAPS

Phenom Grassroots TOC Team Preview: Carolina Riptide 2025

The Phenom Grassroots TOC is this weekend in Rock Hill/Fort Mill, as it is the first LIVE Period with Phenom Hoops this season. The talent pool runs deep throughout and we want to give college coaches a leg up on who to watch and who will be in action. Here are a few players to check out for each team, presented by the head coach. Carolina Riptide 2025 Jay Morgan 2025 6'2' Wing Jay is a true...

read more

Reece's Standouts: Phenom March Madness (Day 1: Part 2)

by: Ethan Reece2025 Jack Sullivan (Carolina Riptide)You don't see many guys in this age, especially AAU, that can impact the game so much without being a scorer. But Jack fills so many other roles for this team and shows no concern with anything except winning. He's a tough gritty defender who plays with a high motor on every possession, irritating opponents. Their team is so evenly balanced as...

read more

Dawkins’ Standouts from Phenom Rise Showcase (Day 2)

By: DeAjai Dawkins 6'2 2023 Dallas Gardner (Flight 9)  Easily one of the most talented players of the entire event, Gardner most certainly stands apart from his competition. The springy athlete has the scoring prowess, competitiveness, and athletic ability to compete at the next level. After transferring to Charlotte Country Day, there were many questions as to whether or not Gardner would...

read more

Player Standouts from Phenom Rise Showcase (Day 1: Part 2)

by: Ethan Reece 2023 Dallas Gardner (Flight 9)If you didn't think he was the best player on the court before tip, Dallas will change your mind very quickly. Plays with a chip on his shoulder as if there's always something new to prove and backs it up with his playmaking ability. Has the ultimate confidence and swagger out on the court, smooth as can be just going out and getting things done with...

read more

Afternoon Standouts at Phenom’s Queen City Middle School Showcase

LKN1: 5'9 '25 Jack Sullivan- Slightly undersized post prospect that simply outworks everyone else on the court, regardless of situation. He possesses an incredible motor and pursues every available rebound on both ends of the floor. Sullivan doesn't have a clear offensive identity, but scores regularly from putbacks and dump-off passes around the basket.   5'1 '25 Greg Murray- The spot-up...

read more

Queen City MS Showcase Team Preview: LKN1 2025

The Queen City Middle School Showcase brings a fantastic event to the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, giving families, friends, and fans a chance to see the next upcoming talent around the area. Every year, players and teams showcase their abilities in front of hundreds of fans and scouts with Phenom Hoops. It is also a chance to learn early and gain national exposure at an early age, as...

read more