PORTER GAUD HOLIDAY CLASSIC EVENT RECAPS

United Faith v. The Burlington School

On Saturday, Phenom Hoops traveled to The Burlington School to see the hometown Spartans host a very talented United Faith Christian squad. We’ve seen both of these squads multiple times throughout the current season, but there was certainly no clear-cut favorite entering this contest. The Burlington School has an excellent five-to-six-man rotation where everyone understands their role...

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Player Standouts at Battle at the Rock (Day One)

Gray Collegiate: 6’4 ’19 Jalil Robinson There are an abundance of talented South Carolina prospects that seem to get overlooked during the recruitment process, which certainly includes Robinson. He and various other underrated guys joined together on the Carolina Pressure, which was one of the top non shoe-circuit programs in the state last summer. Robinson did a great job of doing everything in...

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Player Standouts at Phenom’s National High School Showcase Day Two (Freddy Johnson Gymnasium)

Tennessee Prep: 6’6 ’19 Traizon Byrd The long, wiry wing prospect was extremely productive yesterday, shooting the ball exceptionally well from midrange and three-point territory. He carried his high-level play into their second showing at Phenom’s National High School Showcase with the exact same approach. Byrd held opposing defenses accountable from the perimeter and stretches the floor very...

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#PhenomNationalShowcase: Late Game Standouts (Dillard Gymnasium)

6’8 2019 Nick Evtimov: Greensboro Day School Evtimov might take the cake as the most improved player in North Carolina I’ve seen thus far this season.  He’s clearly taken major strides physically, losing some weight further developing his explosiveness and quickness.  His skillset continues to develop as well, he is now extremely comfortable handling the ball in certain...

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#PhenomOpenGymTour: United Faith Christian Academy

2017-18 Record: 21-11 (NCISAA 1A Semi-Finalist) Colleges in Attendance: Boston University Returning Contributors: Bryson Canty, Jason Thompson, Sam Wolfe, Chris Hill Fresh Faces: Shakeel Moore, Marcus Henderson, AJ Morris, Anjay Cortez Initial Reaction: Upon my arrival at United Faith I quickly gained an appreciation for the efficiency in which the coaching staff ran their workouts.  Not a...

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Coach Rick’s All Tournament Team Phenom Jam Fest 3

Phenom Hoop Report finished its final high school team camp jamboree at Ben L. Smith High School in Greensboro, North Carolina. Again, we had an abundance of talented teams, high level coaches and collegiate prospects at every level. All the games were live streamed via Baller TV and a lot of questions going into the 2018-19 season was answered. Below is my All Tournament list based upon...

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3 — The Storylines You Don’t Want to Miss

We are incredibly excited about the programs and the teams we have coming to Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3. This Saturday (June 23) at Ben L. Smith High School in Greensboro, NC there will be some high level talent in the gym with some great programs, some of which are coming off state titles. Here are some storylines we will be watching for. Winston Salem Prep Defends its State Title Winston...

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