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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 8

Team 8 Coach: Ryan Bernardi #63: 5’9 ’22 Isaiah Smith (Southwest Guilford) Starting things off, we look at a player that made a strong impression with his vision and two-way motor, Isaiah Smith. He’s a smart, energetic lead guard prospect with quickness and tremendous playmaking instincts, which allows him to setup others at a nonstop rate. Smith is a capable scorer but really shined when...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 7

Team 7 Coach: Jordan Washington #62: 5’9 ’23 Khamani Wertz (Providence Day) Starting things off, we look at a player that possesses a nice crossroads between productivity and long-term upside, Khamani Wertz. He’s a young, smart, slightly undersized guard prospect with a terrific three-point stroke and blossoming offensive skillset. Wertz can reliably handle and pass the ball but typically works...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 6

Team 6 Coach: Bronal Gary #61: 5’9 ’23 Samuel Hepler (Fred T. Foard) Starting things off, we look at a player that was quite impactful on both ends of the floor, especially for his age, Samuel Hepler. He’s a smart, skilled point guard prospect with a terrific jumper from midrange and beyond the arc. Hepler displays an advanced feel for his age and is able to set up others at a solid rate or...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 5

Team 5 Coach: T. Deshazior #60: 5’8 ’23 Seth Foster (High Point Christian) Starting things off, we look at a player that showcased a true blue-collar approach throughout camp, Seth Foster. He’s a young, high-motor guard prospect with great defensive instincts and a team-first mentality. Foster is a solid midrange shooter but typically looks to set up teammates whenever the ball is in his hands....

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 4

Team 4 Coach: Mason Padgett #58: 5’8 ’23 Noah Pless (Northwestern) Starting things off, we look at a player that offered his team with a pretty steady presence as a floor general, Noah Pless. He’s a young, quick guard prospect with the ability to get downhill and attack the basket basically whenever he desires. Pless is a nice defender, especially for his size, and positioned himself to force...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 3

Team 3 Coach: Dre Simmons #56: 5’6 ’23 Chase Detenber (Charlotte Christian) Starting things off, we look at a player that really stood out for his three-point shooting, especially for his age, Chase Detenber. He’s a young, wiry guard prospect that plays hard and within the team concept at all times. Detember is a great spot-up threat that knows how to make the extra pass whenever available. Next...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 2

Team 2 Coach: Daymond Lindell #55: 5’6 ’22 Joshua McNair (Cornerstone Charter) Starting things off, we look at a player that showcased a lot of skill and productivity, despite his lack of size, Joshua McNair. He’s a smart, team-first point guard prospect with a tight handle, quality vision, and the ability to score in a variety of different ways. McNair looks to set up others whenever possible...

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North Carolina Phenom 150 Session I Camp Evaluations: Team 1

Team 1 Coach: Antonio Threadgill #44: 5’8 ’23 Brooks Allred (Western Alamance) Starting things off, we look at a player that showcased a really well-rounded skillset and approach during camp, Brooks Allred. He’s a young, smart, high-motor guard prospect that knows how to run a team or make an impact without the ball. Allred is a steady ball-handler and overall creator with vision and quality...

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2020 6’4 Austin Locklear brings much more than energy to the court

Phenom Hoops’ exposure camps allow players to shine on one of the biggest stages around.  Year after year, players take advantage of the platform in a big way and 2020 6’4 Austin Locklear has done just that this fall. Locklear, a rising senior at Cape Fear Christian, participated in two NC Phenom 150 camps this fall so far and has attracted the eyes of many with his play. At the Phenom 150...

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NC Phenom 150 2020 All Tournament Team

Class Height No. Name City State High School 2020 6′3″ 117 Austin Locklear Coats NC Cape Fear Christian Academy 2020 6’3″ 114 Jackson Dobson Graham NC Western Alamance High School 2020 6′1″ 99 Jalen Lynch Roanoke Rapids NC Roanoke Valley Early College 2020 6′2″ 109 Justin Stephens Clayton NC Corinth Holders High School 2020 6′2″ 107 Darien Long Raleigh NC Rolesville High School...

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NC Phenom 150 2021 All-Tournament Team

Class Height No. Name City State High School 2021 6′3″ 121 Walter Ghaffar Lumberton NC Cleveland High School 2021 6′4″ 128 Jayson Fain Martinsville VA Carlisle School 2021 5′10″ 71 Chris Hunter Concord NC Cox Mill High School 2021 6′6″ 135 Jacob Morgan Huntersville NC Pine Lake Prep 2021 6′0″ 89 Arrington Jones Winston- Salem NC Winston Salem Christian School   No. 121 6’3 2021 Walter...

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NC Phenom 150 Session 1 Award Winners

NC Phenom 150 Session 1 Award Winners It was another successful NC Phenom 150 camp. Entering our 16th season hosting the top regional evaluation/exposure in the country, we want to take the time to honor the “Award Winners” from session 1 of the NC Phenom 150 camp held Sunday, October 6th.   No. 117 6’3 2020 Austin Locklear (Cape Fear Christian Academy)  Camp MVP: With...

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NC Phenom 150 2022 All Tournament Team

Class Height No. Name City State High School 2022 6′4″ 125 Isaiah J Williams Indian Trail NC Porter Ridge High School 2022 6’1″ 83 Jackson Helms Summerfield NC Northern Guilford High School 2022 5′11″ 82 A.J. Cook Waxhaw NC Weddington High School 2022 6′4″ 130 Nolan Hodge Greensboro NC Northern Guilford High School 2022 6′2″ 113 Kyle Frazier Weddington NC Weddington High School 2022...

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NC Phenom 150 2023 All Tournament Team

NC Phenom 150 2023 All Tournament Team Class Height Name City State High School 2023 6′4″ Jakwon McKnight Oxford NC JF Webb High School 2023 6′6″ Prashant Hill Concord NC Cannon School 2023 6′9″ Callum Richard Stanley NC Gaston Day School 2023 6′0″ Josiah Watkins Greensboro NC The Burlington School 2023 6′2″ Bryce Cash Charlotte NC Charlotte Christian School The North Carolina 2023 class was...

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NC Phenom 150 Scoring Leaders Top 50

Class Height Name City State High School Avg. 2023 6′4″ Jakwon McKnight Oxford NC JF Webb High School 22.5 2020 6′3″ Austin Locklear Coats NC Cape Fear Christian Academy 19.5 2022 6′4″ Isaiah J Williams Indian Trail NC Porter Ridge High School 18 2021 6′3″ Walter Ghaffar Lumberton NC Cleveland High School 17.5 2021 6′4″ Jayson Fain Martinsville VA Carlisle School 16 2022 5′11″ Jackson Helms...

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Afternoon Standouts at NC Phenom 150 Camp

#82- AJ Cook- Though somewhat unassuming, Cook has easily been one of the most memorable performers from camp. He’s smart, crafty, and an incredibly smooth three-level scorer with a knockdown jumper from beyond the arc. Cook handles and distributes the ball very well, but is arguably even better as a scoring threat. He also gives great effort on defense and the glass.   #115- Noah Hooper-...

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#NCPhenom150 Session One: Miles Magical Five (Early Slate)

#82 5’11 2022 AJ Cook: Weddington High School (NC) Cook was absolutely lights out in his first game of the day, knocking down shots from way beyond the arc at a really high rate. He’s a savvy player with the ball in his hands, making good decisions and finding his guys in the right place at the right time. He’s a true combo guard due to his ability to absolutely kill teams with...

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Early Standouts at NC Phenom 150 Camp

#71- Chris Hunter- Few players have been tougher or played harder than Hunter, who makes an abundance of plays without necessarily needing to score. He’s smart, rugged, and extremely productive on both sides of the ball. Hunter is a guy that every team needs to have.   #79- Dorien Johnson- The calm, steady guard did a ton of things well during his first contest of the day, making defensive...

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