SUMMER FINALE EVENT RECAPS

Wednesday Standouts at Phenom Southern Jam Fest I

TMP Elite 6’4 ’21 Mason Grant- The two-way wing was the most active player on the floor throughout this contest; he made plays defensively with his length and forced numerous turnovers. Grant thrived in transition and displayed the ability to create fairly well off the dribble. He has a nice frame, given his age, and could continue to add strength going forward. Grant was a pretty vocal teammate...

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Key Storylines: Phenom Summer Jam III

Community School of Davidson has one formidable backcourt 2019’s Ryan Rynshaw & Brandon Ellington formed a dynamic backcourt duo at session three of Phenom Summer Jam. Rynshaw is the off guard and his above the rim game will shock a lot of people initially, Rynshaw can jump out the gym we are talking serious bounce. Rynshaw also shot the ball well for the Spartans; Rynshaw has a fluid jumper...

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Bendel’s Best: Phenom’s High School Jam Fest Session III (Part Two)

6’1 ’19 Ryan Rynshaw (Community School of Davidson) The Community School of Davidson was one of the most intriguing teams on display this past weekend through showcasing a roster full of unique prospects. Their combo-guard, Ryan Rynshaw, made a massive impact on both sides of the ball and drew a ton of attention from spectators with his explosiveness. Offensively, his main focus is to attack the...

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3 — Top 10 Performers

Session 3 wrapped up our Phenom’s Summer Jam Series of June team camps. We had teams from around the region (North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia) step up and compete and it was a great opportunity. Some kids stepped up, and some showed out. Many did what we knew they could and some teams really played above and beyond. It was a great month. All three events SOLD OUT and here are the top...

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Coach Rick’s Award Winners from the Phenom High School 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 are a list of my “From the Sideline” Awards...

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Bendel’s Best: Phenom’s High School Jam Fest Session III

Phenom Hoops traveled to Greensboro, North Carolina for our third and final session of the High School Jam Fest. Through the various locations, we’ve seen a ton of talent, but this field might’ve been the strongest between the three. Some of North Carolina’s top teams took the hardwood on Saturday and it made for a competitive day of basketball. 6’8 ’20 Cameron Stitt (United Faith) The top...

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Evening Standouts at Phenom’s High School Jam Fest Session III

6’4 ’19 Kelvin Johnson (West Forsyth) Though somewhat undersized, Johnson took this game as an opportunity to make plays on both sides of the ball. Offensively, he attacked the glass and secured any available rebounds, putting up numerous second-chance opportunities and scoring on most of them. He played with an incredible motor throughout the day and will be a vital part of this year’s West...

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3 – Afternoon Delights

6’3″ 2019 Brandon Ellington Community School of Davidson (NC) Ellington plays with a lot of swag with an ability to handle the ball in tight spaces and make shots at multiple levels. He has effortless range on his jump shot and is able to get into the mid-range off one and two dribbles. With his high acacdemics, he is a very interesting kid in recruitment as he is a college level...

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Mid-Day Standouts at Phenom’s High School Jam Fest Session III

6’6 ’20 Sean-Pierre Akers-Kennedy (Mountain View) The Mountain View squad was somewhat unknown to the local spectators, but everyone knew about these guys after their first contest. Sean-Pierre Akers-Kennedy was arguably the best two- way prospect on this team, especially when factoring in his incredibly consistent rebounding numbers. He knows how to control the paint, yet also showcased the...

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Morning Standouts at Phenom’s High School Jam Fest Session III

6’6 ’21 Ja’Dun Michael (The Burlington School) The Burlington School is the epitome of intriguing when led on both ends of the floor by their versatile 6-foot-6 forward. There should be no questions surrounding Michael’s level of recruitment, as he has shown the necessary capabilities to play at the highest level. He is one of the most well-rounded scorers in the state, and will start receiving...

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3 — Early Morning Standouts

This June’s Summer Jam Series has been off the charts. Last Saturday in Greensboro and Tuesday in Columbia each had incredible performances. Each event has had high major prospects, defending state champions and breakout performers show up and show out. Here are some of the early morning standouts for Session 3. 6’6” 2019 Jason Thompson United Faith Christian (NC) This was our first...

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