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Langdon Park chants “Win-Win” in Watts’ decider

August 25, 2011 - Watts Branch Park was the site of championship hoops last night...(more)

 

 

Deanwood Summer Jam a success

August 23, 2011 - School supplies were garnered and hoops was enjoyed...(more)

 

 

 

Game 1 of Watts Finals a 2OT Thriller

August 22, 2011 - Last night, the Watts League had Northeast, DC jumping...(more)

 

 

 

Deanwood Summer Jam to assist HD Woodson area students

August 18, 2011 - Brian Inge and the Deanwood Summer Jam are set to help kids in school...(more)

 

Cole is a Cat to know for improvement

August 12, 2011 - Chris 'Fat Cat' Cole is making a name for himself making players better...(more)

 

 

Oleka is the DMV's New Phoenix

August 10, 2011 - Obinna Oleka is another DMV product who has jumped on the national recruiting scene...(more)

 

 

 

Watts League’s Playoffs are hot!

August 8, 2011 - If you want hard-nosed summer hoops action, the Watts League playoffs are for you...(more)

 

 

 

Capital Punishment Brings DC vs LA

August 2, 2011 - It's coming...D.C. vs L.A. in hoops action...(more)

 

 

Pros at Pro City Part 3

July 26, 2011 - James Gist, Glenn Stokes and Mike Anderson are featured here...(more)

 

Pros at Pro City Part 2

July 17, 2011 - More professionals have been to Nike Pro City this summer. These A.Wash/Madness guys...(more)

 

 

 

 

DC Metro Showcase Schedule

July 6, 2011 - The DC Metro Showcase will boast some of the best talent in the East this weekend...(more)

 

 

 

Pros at Pro City

July 5, 2011 - It's that time of the year when professionals make it back to DC for summer ball...(more)

 

 

 

 

Lewis attracted to Quaker legacy

July 1, 2011 - Jamal Lewis took a big picture tack when choosing his future college home...(more)

 

 

 

 

Super Elite Showcase Designed to Provide Looks

June 22, 2011- Based again in Northern Virginia, the Super Elite Showcase will give college coaches an opportunity to scout potential prospects...(more)

 

 

 

VA Assault to hold All-Day Bump

June 9, 2011 - Need to get your 15u/16u/17u squad some run, cheaply? VA Assault has the answer...(more)

 

 

 

The Lewis Chronicles Pt. 5: May Jamal's Way

June 2, 2011 - Jamal Lewis provided a detailed accounting of a very busy May...(more)

 

 

 

Out of the City and Into School Exposure Camp is here

June 1, 2011 - For those guys that don't have college looks and want to get into school, this camp is for you...(more)

 

 

Johnson makes move to CAA

May 29, 2011 - Watch out CAA, Towson just snagged a good coach...(more)

 

 

 

Big Shots - DCA II 17u All Star teams

May 20, 2011 - Many sleepers participated here last month...(more)

 

 

 

 

Big Shots-DCA II 16u Selected Players

May 23, 2011 - These young guys showed their futures are bright...(more)

 

 

 

 

Savage was scintillating vs. Russians

May 13, 2011 - Keithan Savage is starting to emerge nationally...(more)

 

 

 

Selected B’More Elite Invitational Players

May 10, 2011 - A lot of talented guys played n the B'More Elite Invitational...(more)

 

 

 

Team Interhigh set to help and teach

May 5, 2011 - There's a new kid on the travel team block, one that is focused on keeping its eyes on the true prize...(more)

 

 

 

Cap Classic Recruiting Buzz

April 27, 2011 - There were many players not yet decided upon which school they would attend in this year's Capital Classic...(more)

 

 

 

VA Assault Classic Standouts

April 25, 2011 - The younger age groups stood out...(more)

 

 

 

ASSIST dropping dimes again

April 21, 2011 - ASSIST is again helping unsigned seniors and JUCO sophomores, in Maryland...(more)

 

Cap Classic produces good and bad

April 20, 2011 - Sometimes the best plans and work are undone by the nature of all-star games...(more)

 

 

 

Big Shots-DCA 16u All-Stars

April 13, 2011 - Young in age but big in game, these players stood out...(more)

 

 

 

Big Shots-DCA 17u All-Stars

April 12, 2010 - Ballers were in the house this past weekend...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com NHSI All-Star 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Teams

April 7th, 2011 - The NHSI was again full of talented ball players...(more)

 

 

 

 

i5Ballerz.com NHSI All-Star First Team

April 5, 2011 - Want to find out who the best players in this year's NHSI were?...(more)

 

 

 

NHSI boys final not to be forgotten

April 3, 2011 - Montrose Christian (MD) and Oak Hill (VA) put on another classic...(more)

 

 

 

 

The Lewis Chronicles: Part 4: Transitioning to Summer

March 29, 2011 - Jamal Lewis had a blockbuster junior year. This summer will be more of the same...(more)

 

 

 

Unsigned Prospects taking it to next level

March 26, 2011 - Unsigned Prospects, a yearly DC event, is picking it up a notch...(more)

 

ESBC provides top level HS all star action

March 15, 2011 - There is a big time high school all star game coming to DC, March 20th...(more)

 

 

 

GW bows out in A10's first round

March 10, 2011 - The GW Colonials Atlantic 10 season was ended...(more)

 

 

 

City Title Action - 2011

March 8, 2011 - Both St. Johns (DC) and DeMatha (MD) took home City Title Game hardware...(more)

 

 

Eagles soar above Colgate in PLT starter

March 3, 2011 - American advanced to the Patriot League Tournament semifinals...(more)

 

 

 

OM gets big half from Kiely

March 1, 2011 - The Scorpions ended up stinging Central Monday night...(more)

 

 

 

DeMatha takes Carroll in quarters

February 26, 2011 - The DeMatha Stags earned their way to WCAC semifinal status...(more)

 

 

 

BSU Takes CIAA Regular Season Crown

February 22, 2011 - The Bowie State Bulldogs celebrated Monday night...(more)

 

 

 

UVA Takes it On the Chin

February 21, 2011 - Sunday was not a happy day in John Paul Jones Arena...(more)

 

 

 

 

Presidential Hoopfest First Team All-Event Squad

February 21, 2011 - Check out some of the top performers from last weekend, along with exclusve audio...(more)

 

 

 

Presidential Hoopfest Changes

February 16, 2011 - There have been slight changes to this weekend's Presidental Hoopfest...(more)

 

 

 

 

Chavez prevails in wild affair

February 15, 2011 - Ceasar Chavez (DC) swept their series iwth Friendship Collegiate (DC) on Monday...(more)

 

 

 

 

Episcopal proves too much for SSSA

February 11, 2011 - The Maroon of Episcopal are taking take of business...(more)

 

 

 

Player Diaries: Keith Shivers

February 8, 2011 - We have a new player willing to share his thoughts on a number of items - Keith Shivers...(more)

 

 

 

DC Assault Brings Top Talent and Teams

February 7, 2011 - The Presidential Hoopfest is slated for Feb. 19th, and should provide plenty of entertainment...(more)

 

 

NCCU's strategy and drama defeat Howard

February 5, 2011 - Howard had a chance against NCCU, but a bad break removed it...(more)

 

 

Oakland Mills sweeps Columbia rivalry

February 5, 2011 - The Scorpions of Oakland Mills are running things out in Columbia this year...(more)

 

 

 

Gonzaga returns favor at McNamara

February 2, 2011 - The Eagles of Gonzaga were prepared versus McNamara...(more)

 

 

 

Basketball Brothers

February 1, 2011 - Quinn Cook and Tyler Hubbard match up tonight. The pair have long been friends...(more)

 

Gray is set for 106.7 The Fan debut

January 28, 2011 - Mark Gray is back on the air tomorrow, a gig that may, with support, become ongoing...(more)

 

Largo exhibited growth in City win

January 24, 2011 - Largo and City College, both Maryland High schools, went down to the wire last night...(more)

 

 

 

Edison claims top Bird honors

January 23, 2011 - In Alexandria and Sprinfield, Virginia, The Battle of the Birds is a big thing. Edison's Eagles swept it this season...(more)

 

 

 

The Pats repel Largo's Pack

January 21, 2011 - The path to PG 3A/2A/1A's championship just got more muddled...(more)

 

 

 

Chavez Lapses to NCA's Advantage

January 14, 2011 - National Christian (MD) used size, depth and took advantage of miscues to win at Chavez (DC) last night...(more)

 

 

 

Lewis Chronicles: Part 3

January 11, 2010 - Jamal Lewis weighs in again...(more)

 

 

 

STA Says Nay to Sidwell

January 4, 2010 - Tonight, visiting St. Ablans defeated neighbor Sidwell Friends...(more)

 

 

 

 

Villa Holiday Classic = Talent, Rivalry and History

December 30, 2010 - Philly will be rocking Sunday...(more)

 

 

Assume this kid from Loudoun can play

December 28, 2010 - None for football, Loudoun County, VA has produced a talented young hooper...(more)

 

 

 

Ballin' Through the Snow Jumps Off Tuesday

December 26, 2010 - Hoop Magic Sports Academy does it again by providing great basketball action at an affordable price...(more)

 

 

Private Run for Unsigned Pros

December 24, 2010 - Noam Fishman and his co-workers are bringing another opportunity for in-need of work ballers to earn their way to the pros...(more)

Howard executes down stretch for win

December 23, 2010 - Howard used execution and curious Loyola end-game strategy to secure a win last night...(more)

 

 

 

The Lewis Chronicles: Part 2

December 20, 2010 - Jamal Lewis is back, this time mainly discussing his school, Sidwell Friends...(more)

 

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com NHSF All-Event Teams (3rd/4th)

December 16, 2010 - More stellar players from the National High School Hoops Festival are here...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com NHSHF All-Event Teams (1st/2nd)

December 14, 2010 - The National High School Hoops Festival boasted much talent...(more)

 

 

 

Versatile Paul VI Panthers are poised to pounce

December 8, 2010 - Paul VI (VA) is both young and stacked, with a largely interchangeable roster...(more)

 

 

 

Gwynn Park is ready for action

December 6, 2010 - Mike Glick's Gwynn Park Hornets are ready to sting foes...(more)

 

 

 

The National High School Hoops Festival is back!

December 2, 2010 - Want national quality high school hoops action for an affordable price? See the National High School Hoops Festival next weekend...(more)

 

 

 

The Lewis Chronicles: Part 1

December 1, 2010 - Jamal Lewis is one of the DMV's best players. You can read about him, in his own words, here...(more)

 

 

 

HU doesn't get it done in front of Family One

November 30, 2010 - Howard's Bison fought but still couldn't prevail against Oregon State...(more)

 

 

 

 

AU Takes Howard at Burr

November 24, 2010 - The Howard Bison welcomed fellow N.W., D.C. institution American U. to its Burr gym...(more)

 

 

 

 

Jeff Winslow Passes

November 11, 2010 - The Washington, DC community just lost an asset...(more)

 

Team Workout Series: Chavez Starting to Reload

November 8, 2010 - Ceasar Chavez is a young program, but already has a pipeline...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Sidwell is Well Situated

November 3, 2010 - The well regarded school on Wisconsin Avenue could be widely lauded in hoops this season...(more)

 

 

 

Takeover's clinic part of larger effort

October 31, 2010 - Several agendas were met Saturday...(more)

 

 

Walk-a-thon to fight childhood obesity

October 20, 2010 - Want to fight childhood obestity? Join this Saturday's event...(more)

 

Midnight Madness on tap for PGCC

October 9, 2010 - Prince George's County's post-high school institution will be jumping Friday night...(more)

 

ASSIST's Mid-Atlantic Showcase Boy's Standouts

October 1, 2010 - Will Carter provides the standout guys from his event last month...(more)

 

 

Girl's ASSIST Mid-Atlantic Showcase Standouts

September 22, 2010 - ASSIST's director, Will Carter, runs down female standouts from his organization's recent evaluation camp...(more)

 

 

Miller is Moving on to Holy Cross

September 19, 2010 - Malcolm Miller is leaving MoCo for the Patriot League...(more)

 

 

 

Connected Abt is Ecstatic About HC

September 12, 2010 - Today, Taylor Abt decided to become a Crusasader...(more)

 

 

 

Mid-Atlantic Select Keeps Trending Upwards

September 8, 2010 - There's a travel team program out of MoCo, MD that's flat getting it done...(more)

 

AU Nabs Schoof

August 25, 2010 - The American University Eagles just snagged a Class of 2011 keeper...(more)

 

 

 

 

DCA Summer Classic 15u/16u Championship Standouts

August 21, 2010 - Last month's DC Assault Summer Classic unveiled a number of talented 15u/16u players...(more)

 

 

VA Assault "Foundation" to UD

August 17, 2010 - Javis Threatt and Marvin King-Davis are set for the CAA...(more)

 

 

 

 

Goodman League’s Charity Basketball Game Event Thrills

August 16, 2010 - Again Myles Rawls and the Goodman League crew enertain and support with their chairty event...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner HS Division Championship Standouts

August 12, 2010 - DeMatha Catholic and Paul VI took the floor for the Kenner League HS championship...(more)

 

 

 

T.C. Takes KFL

August 10, 2010 - The Kids First League again proved itself a gem hidden to many...(more)

 

 

 

Kenner Finals: The Thrilla' in McDonough

August 9, 2010 - The 2010 Nike Pro City Jabbo Kenner League's final game was one to remember...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner Semis: Vets Rule the Day

August 7, 2010 - They say hoops is a young man's game, but age does have its benefits...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner Quarters: Friday

August 7, 2010 - If you wanted memorable summer hoops, last night McDonough Arena was the place for you...(more)

 

 

 

Kenner Quarters: Thursday

August 6, 2010 - The 2010 Nike Pro City Jabbo Kenner League quarterfinals jumped off last night...(more)

 

 

DC Assault Summer Classic All Stars

August 4, 2010 - The coaches were out and about for the 17u talent in this year's DC Assault Summer Classic...(more)

 

 

 

Kenner ‘Offs are on Tap this Weekend

August 4, 2010 - This year's Nike Pro City Jabbo Kenner League will conclude Sunday. That mean's its playoff time...(more)

 

 

 

B’More Assault’s Three The Hard Way

June 30, 2010 - These three Baltimore cats are making names for themselves the old fashioned way; they are earning them...(more)

 

 

 

DCA Classic Set for This Weekend

July 29, 2010 - The guys at DC Assault are not packing it in just yet...(more)

 

 

 

Combine Provides Exposure in B’More

July 28, 2010 - Guys looking for professional hoops jobs decended on the Carmello Anthony Center in East B'Mo last weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foundation Initiated in Wake of Tragedy

July 26, 2010 - John Crowder's murder will not be just another statistic...(more)

 

 

Oleka Gets His First

July 20, 2010 - Obi Oleka had an important milestone recently...(more)

 

 

 

 

Super Elite Showcase All Star Teams

July 19, 2010 - Over a week ago the Super Elite Showcase presented major league talent for all to see...(more)

 

 

Burgundy and Gold Alumni Event on Tap Tomorrow

July 16, 2010 - The Garvin Foundation and Langston Golf Course are mixing links competition and football for good cause..(more)

 

 

RHI Hoops International Standouts

July 12, 2010 - The RadarHoops International Showcase was solid in all regards...(more)

 

 

 

 

The Super Elite Showcase Schedule is Here!

July 8, 2010 - Top travel teams are poised to do battle...(more)

 

 

2010 Kenner College-Pro League Schedule

July 5, 2010 - It's pro-college Kenner League time!...(more)

 

 

 

RHI Brings Affordable, Sanctioned Showcase to DMV

July 4, 2010 - Players in the DMV don't have to travel long for collegiate exposure...(more)

 

 

 

Super Elite Showcase Represents DMV

July 1, 2010 - An open period event, the Super Elite Showcase will convene top talent in Northern Virginia...(more)

 

 

DC Metro Showcase Grab Bag

June 30, 2010 - Good information was learned during the DC Metro Showcase...(more)

 

 

 

 

B’More Elite Sweeps DC Metro Showcase

June 28, 2010 - The guys from Charm City drove home from Montgomery County, MD heavy with hardware...(more)

 

 

Hubbard is Honing His Game

June 25, 2010 - Tyler Hubbard understands he must transition to the point guard. That process is in full swing...(more)

 

 

 

Selected D-League National Tryout Camp Standouts

June 13, 2010 - Players from across the country were in Virginia this weekend, trying to earn a chance at NBA D-League play...(more)

 

 

 

SportsGroove Extra: Leonsis Now Officially in Charge

June 11, 2010 - Things could be-a-changing in much of D.C. sports, including the Washington Wizards soon...(more)

 

DeMatha Seniors Have Send Off

June 7, 2010 - DeMatha Catholic lose eight seniors this year. Six of those guys are interviewed here...(more)

 

 

Free Football Camp Set for June 28th in PG

June 4, 2010 - Want to receive instruction from gridiron pros free of charge? Hit PG's Sports and Learning Complex this month...(more)

 

 

 

Save the Date: August’s Ted Cook Memorial

June 1, 2010 - The Ted Cook Memorial golf tourney is becoming instutionalized in the Capital Area...(more)

 

 

Exclusive: McGruder is Making It Happen

May 27, 2010 - Home for a bit, K-Stater Rodney McGruder rapped about a number of things...(more)

 

 

Exclusive: Wally Speaks

May 24, 2010 - Wally Judge, up and coming K-State players, sat for an audio interview recently...(more)

 

 

 

TYBS 16u/15u All Stars

May 21, 2010 - Younger divisions were flush with talent at TYBS 2010...(more)

 

TYBS 17u All Star Teams

May 20, 2010 - The 17u division of TYBS 2010 definitely had some stars...(more)

 

 

 

TYBS Chip Winners

May 17, 2010 - This year's version of Take Your Best Shot delivered on chip day...(more)

 

 

 

Tate Takes it to (VA) State

May 14, 2010 - Khalil Tate has smarts, athletic ability and leaderships capacity. He's turned all three into a scholarship...(more)

 

 

 

Take Your Best Shot Jumps Off Today

May 14, 2010 - Today marks the start of this year's Take YourBest Shot tournament, provided by DC Assault (AAU)...(more)

 

B'More Elite Invitational All Star Teams

May 11, 2010 - Want talent? The B'More Elite Invitational had it...(more)

 

 

 

B’More Elite Invitational Final Action

May 10, 2010 - The winners in each of this year's B'More Elite Invitational should be proud. They earned that chip...(more)

 

 

 

Young Decides to Seek Other Options

April 28, 2010 - Garvey Young has decided to leave New England, in hopes of attending school close to the DMV...(more)

 

 

 

McKnight Heads to Iowa State

April 26, 2010 - Eric McKnight will be a Cyclone next year...(more)

 

 

 

 

Travel Team Report: Takeover Used Training Camp to Start Season

April 23, 2010 - Team Takeover approached the start of travel team season in big time fashion...(more)

 

The i95Ballerz.com NHSI All Star Teams - Third and Fourth

April 17, 2010 - Two more NHSI all-event squads coming from i95Ballerz.com...(more)

 

 

 

The i95Ballerz.com NHSI All Star Teams - First and Second

April 16, 2010 - Check out this site's National High School Invitational first and second all-event squads...(more)

 

 

 

Big Shots DCA Standouts

April 13, 2010 - There were many good guards at Big Shots DCA this past weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Big Shots DC Assault Grab Bag

April 12, 2010 - Big Shots DC Assault was the DMV's first travel team tourney of the season...(more)

 

 

 

NHSI Semifinal Wrap-Up

April 5, 2010 - Saturday was an action packed day at the National High School Invitational...(more)

 

 

Banks is Banking He Can Help

March 26, 2010 - Calvin Banks's McKinley Tech team struggled this year. His recruitment is lagging as a result...(more)

 

 

 

NHSI ‘Chip’ Day Results

April 4, 2010 - ESPN's National High School Invitational saw Findlay (NV) and Peddie (NJ) walk away with national-level hardware...(more)

 

 

The i95Ballerz.com WISE 8 All-Star Teams

March 25, 2010 - This website has developed All-Star teams for the WISE 8 event...(more)

 

 

 

 

KIMA Earns WISE 8 Championship

March 23, 2010 - The first year event WISE 8 brought what's needed to independent hoops basketball...(more)

 

WISE 8 Day 1 and 2 Results

March 21, 2010 - The Washington Independent School Elite 8 Tournament has live up to expectations...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

WISE 8 Pairings and Times are Here!

March 18, 2010 - The WISE 8 Tourney jumps off this weekend. Pertinent info is here...(more)

 

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: 2010 Boys City Title Game

March 17, 2010 - Michael Starghill again has dynamite pics...(more)

 

 

Injury and Marshall Doom HD in City Title

March 16, 2010 - Elizabeth Seton cruises to the City Title behind great play, a win impacted in certain measure to injury...(more)

 

 

 

DeMatha Outdistances Ballou for Consecutive City Title

March 15, 2010 - The Stags of DeMatha gained a big enough lead over Ballou to secure yet another City Title...(more)

 

 

Ballou Evidences Existence of a Different Path

March 13, 2010 - Ballou's kids have faced challenges, yet are still standing...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: WCAC Finals

March 9, 2010 - Want shots of the WCAC Finals? Mike Starghill has them...(more)

 

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: WCAC Semis

March 9, 2010 - Mike Starghill puts in photographic work once again...(more)

 

 

Cleveland Melvin Has a Change of Mind

March 7, 2010 - Cleveland Melvin will not be a UConn student athlete after all...(more)

 

 

 

Stone Makes it a Trifecta

March 7, 2010 - Thomas Stone is headed back to Comcast Center...(more)

 

 

 

High Point Gets It Done In OT!

March 5, 2010 - Northern PG County's High Point HS is a win away from Maryland's 4A Final Four...(more)

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: Coolidge vs. McKinley 'Offs

March 4, 2010 - Mike Starghill again gets the shots...(more)

 

 

Barron's Lens: Howard Falls to UMES in OT

March 3, 2010 - Howard's fourth straight loss was captured on camera by Wallace Barron...(more)

 

 

ER Dispatches NW’ern in Early 4A South ‘Off Action

March 3, 2010 - Maryland's high school playoffs have begun. Eleanor Roosevelt held fort in quarterfinal action...(more)

 

 

 

GW Takes Out Charlotte

March 1, 2010 - The GW Colonials defeated Charlotte Saturday, with DMV players and coaches participating...(more)

 

 

 

Parkway Guys Standout in GW-UMass Tilt

February 20, 2010 - Last Wednesday GW and UMass to the floor; DC and BMore were well represented...(more)

 

 

 

2010 NCA Classic Selected Player Evals

February 20, 2010 - NCA's yearly classic was loaded with talent...(more)

 

 

NCA's Classic pits the Free and Tarheel States

February 18, 2010 - State bragging rights are on the line at National Christian starting Friday...(more)

 

 

 

 

McCrory Verbals to Seton Hall

February 16, 2010 - Eugene McCrory has decided to become a Pirate...(more)

 

 

 

 

Bison and Spartans Split

February 15, 2010 - Howard Univesity and Norfolk State joined battle for a double header yesterday...(more)

 

Howard's Homecoming, Career and Message is Memorable

February 9, 2010 - Chris Howard has kept pushing on, and it shows...(more)

Quartet of Wise Pumas Accept Gridiron Schollies

February 6, 2010 - Last week, Wise High School had four players sign national letters-of-intent for football programs...(more)

 

 

NCA Again Uses Pressure to Vanquish Formidable Foe

February 3, 2010 - The NCA Eagles are making a habit of second half adjustments and comebacks...(more)

 

 

 

Traynham Decides to be a Minuteman

February 1, 2010 - Daryl Trayhnam had options, and decided to exercise his to UMass...(more)

 

 

 

Impressive Comeback for NCA

January 28, 2010 - Down and thought to be out, the NCA Eagles battled back for a hard fought, if improbable win...(more)

 

 

 

With Bryant Returned, Prep Snatches Win

January 27, 2010 - The G'Town Prep Little Hoyas snatched victory from defeat last night...(more)

 

 

Rattlers Split with Bison in MEAC Cross-Gender Double Header

January 24, 2010 - FAMU and Howard once again faced each other in hardwood action...(more)

 

 

 

Dec/Jan Selected Unsigned Seniors

January 20, 2010 - For all those interested in talented seniors uncommitted to a college, check this out...(more)

 

Through Challenges Mast Pushes On

January 13, 2010 - Chris Mast is headed to the Southland Conference...(more)

 

 

 

Young-less Friendship Struggles with Potomac's Quartet

January 8, 2010 - When you don't have your best player, one of the most talented in town, it generally has an effect on the final outcome...(more)

 

Saturday's Uptown Hoop Fest Rescheduled for Riverdale Baptist

January 8, 2010 - Despite two venue changes, the Uptown Hoop Fest will still occur, to the benefit of hoops followers...(more)

 

Burrell and Potomac Prevail vs. Woodbridge

January 6, 2010 - Justin Burrell and Darius Smith met in a neighborhood rivarly...(more)

 

The TSHC Met Objective

January 4, 2010 - Zach Suber indicated Temperament Sports wanted to provide exposure. It did...(more)

 

 

MNHC is Kingdom of the Pharaohs

December 30, 2009 - The DMV couldn't hold serve during the innaugural Maryland National Hoops Classic...(more)

 

 

 

Temperament Sports Classic to Provide Exposure this Weekend

December 29, 2009 - Temperament Sports has put together a nice one day event, one in which high school players will be spotlighted...(more)

 

Harmon is Raising Ballou's Game, Hopefully Interest

December 23, 2009 - Zalmico Harmon is leading Ballou (DC), and in the process maybe helping himself...(more)

 

 

 

Early Season Report: Cardozo

December 16, 2009 - Francis L. Cardozo High School is succeeding on and off the hardwood...(more)

 

 

 

 

Prep Takes Carroll at Two Clicks

December 15, 2009 - A photo finish occurred when G'Town Prep (MD) travelled out of league to tangle with Archbishop Carroll (DC)...(more)

 

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: DeMatha is Steaming Along

December 10, 2009 - The Stags of DeMatha are out in front of the pack...(more)

 

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Banged up Ryken Coming to Play

December 10, 2009 - Despite several key injuries, St. Mary's Ryken is not ducking wreck...(more)

 

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Montrose Using Festival to Prepare

December 10, 2009 - Montrose Christian doesn't need Festival exposure, but will receive it regardless...(more)

 

 

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Wise Has Cobbled Together a Crew

December 10, 2009 - Host Wise High School plans to competeand grow from NHSHF play...(more)

 

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: O'Connell is More than Simply Marshall

December 9, 2009 - Bishop 'Connell (VA) has standout Kendall Marshall, and a group of other talented players...(more)

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Benedictine Just 'Aint Whistling Dixie

December 9, 2009 - Hailing from Richmond, Benedictine wants not only to win in NHSHF action, but to represent as well...(more)

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Young and Talented Paul VI Ready to Pounce

December 8, 2009 - Paul VI's Panthers are set to stalk into the National High School Hoops Festival...(more)

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Youth is Served at National Christian

December 8, 2009 - Young and talented, NCA is ready to battle in the NHSHF...(more)

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: Like a Phoenix, Mountain State is Rising from the Ashes

December 7, 2009 - Losing a roster and coach did not set Mountain State (WV) back...(more)

 

 

NHSHF 09 Preview: West Charlotte is Coming to Represent

December 7, 2009 - The West Charlotte Lions are coming North to compete...(more)

 

Battle of Beltway Classic Photos

December 7, 2009 - DC bested B'More this time around...(more)

GW Proves A Class Above Limited Mason

December 4, 2009 - GW supplied ammo for those who state the Atlantic 10 Conference is superior to the Colonial Athletic Association, securing a local claim in the process...(more)

 

PCA Now Enjoying Bounty

November 28, 2009 - After rough times, Progressive Chrisitan is chock full of blessings...(more)

 

 

Riverdale Baptist's Signing Day

November 26, 2009 - The Crusaders of Riverdale Baptist are sending at least three players to college next year...(more)

 

 

GW's Pressure Eventually Bests Princeton

November 25, 2009 - The thing with defensive pressure is it wears you down...(more)

 

 

 

Cecil Kirk Is Still Cranking Them Out

November 21, 2009 - A little rec in East Baltimore is still putting put top players to Division I programs...(more)

 

 

 

Underwood Understands A&T

November 18, 2009 - Jeremy Underwood is traveling down I-95, to North Carolina's MEAC school...(more)

 

 

 

Johnson Will Jump to Jersey

November 15, 2009 - Dytana Johnson is headed up I-95 to the Jersey Turnpike for college...(more)

 

DeMatha's Signing Day a Multi-Sport Affair

November 10, 2009 - Players from four sports participated in DeMatha's singing day...(more)

 

 

 

DMV Quintet Doing Well at Harcum

November 10, 2009 - A little JUCO outside of Philly has a big DMV footprint...(more)

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: National Christian

November 9, 2009 - National Chrisitan is stock full of young talented players...(more)

 

 

BSU Thrashes Quantico in Exhibition - Pictorial

November 8, 2009 - Bowie handled Quantico (Marines) this evening...(more)

 

 

 

FAMU vs Morgan State: A Pictorial

November 6, 2009 - Check out these pictures from last weekend...(more)

 

 

BSU's Brooks is Passionate About New Job

November 5, 2009 - Leading Bowie State's new Men's Basketball staff is a labor of love for Darrell Brooks...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Northwestern

November 2, 2009 - Northwestern High School contended with tragedy last year, grew from it, and have some pieces to go far in 2009-2010...(more)

 

 

Rattlers Persevere in Morgan Squared-Circle Thriller

November 1, 2009 - Florida A&M traveled north to Baltimore, for a game that will long be remembered and debated...(more)

 

 

 

McCrory is Making Coaches Notice

October 30, 2009 - Eugene McCrory is no longer slept on...(more)

 

 

 

 

Terps Intersquad Scrimmage - A Pictorial

October 29, 2009 - Last weekend the Comcast Center was opened to fans desiring to see this year's Mens Maryland Terp squad go at it...(more)

 

 

"With Help and Support" PCA Still Stands

October 28, 2009 - Things were dicey at Progressive Christian for awhile, but now its Director of Basketball Operations says the ship has been righted, now and possibly for years to come...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Flint Hill

October 27, 2009 - Flint Hill is poised to develop another crop of talented players...(more)

 

 

 

Maryland Prep Shootout Returns for Third Time

October 26, 2009 - Progressive Chrisitan hosts their 3rd Annual MD Prep Shootout this weekend...(more)

 

Cook Memorial Succeeds On All Fronts

October 25, 2009 - The 2nd Annual Ted Cook Memorial celebrated his life...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Potomac (MD)

October 20, 2009 - Potomac (MD) has largely a new roster but the same expectations...(more)

 

 

Friday's Midnight (Attendee) Madness

October 16, 2009 - Today jumpstarts Division I Men's and Women's basketball...(more)

 

 

Lemmons Will Leave for Robert Morris

October 15, 2009 - Malcolm Lemmons has decided to play in the NEC during college...(more)

 

 

 

Brooks Headed to The Mecca

October 15, 2009 - De'Mon Brooks was looking for a unique educational program and solid hoops in a college. He found both...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Cooldige

October 14, 2009 - Coolidge doesn't have the roster envisioned earlier, but they still have talent and a good coach in Vaughan Jones...(more)

 

 

Team Workout Series: Paul VI

October 11, 2009 - Paul VI is very young, but the school's coaches think eventually they will be ready...(more)

 

NHSHF Field is Set

October 8, 2009 - The National High School Hoops Festival has been scaled back to one day, but still boasts top players and action...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: McKinley Tech

October 7, 2009 - Last year was one of re-emergence for McKinley Tech. This year is one of development...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coleman Transfers to Chavez

October 6, 2009 - Junior guard Diquan Coleman has transferred to Chavez, the Northeast, DC charter school. He will give that school a point guard who is able to score.

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Gonzaga

October 5, 2009 - The Eagles of Gonzaga (DC) have big plans this year. As always...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: St. Frances

October 2, 2009 - The Panthers of SFA are set to tackle big challenges this year...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Focused, Philly’s Jones Visiting Bison This Weekend

September 30, 2009 - Howard University is hosting the City of Brotherly Love's Mustasaa Jones this weekend...(more)

 

Team Workout Series: Eleanor Roosevelt

September 28, 2009 - Roosevelt is known for hoops success in the PG 4A conference. This year, though young, the Raiders could get busy again...(more)

 

 

 

 

Jones Will Jet to Niagara

September 27, 2009 - Skylar Jones has parlayed hard work on the court to a scholarship offer...(more)

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Thomas Stone

September 26, 2009 - Thomas Stone has continuously proven Charles County and Southern Maryland have to be respected in hoops...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Bowie

September 25, 2009 - Bowie High School is no longer an afterthought in hoops. They are the preseason favorites in the PG 4A...(more)

 

 

 

 

Aldridge to Mason

September 24, 2009 - Jonathan Aldridge is only traveling accross the Potomac River for college...(more)

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: W.T. Woodson

September 22, 2009 - W. T. Woodson is switching leagues, and plans to continue racking up wins...(more)

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Ballou

September 17, 2009 - Ballou has big plans this year...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Princeton Day

September 15, 2009 - Sometimes, schools get it right, with great academics and hoops...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Chavez

September 13, 2009 - Chavez, a charter school in N.E. Washington is on the map...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: DeMatha

September 11, 2009 - DeMatha is chock full of talent...(more)

 

 

 

Team Workout Series: Progressive Christian

September 9, 2009 - Coaches are all over the place with the start of another Contact periord...(more)

 

 

 

Inside the Hill Workouts

September 7, 2009 - Haniff Hill has created major buzz in the Nation's Capital and beyond...(more)

 

 

 

Shooters Repeats in the Goodman League!

September 3, 2009 - Eric 'E' Brahnam was central in Shooters capturing a consecutive Goodman League title...(more)

 

 

 

DeBellotte Provides Kids First (Lamond) League All Stars

September 2, 2009 - Lyndon 'Black' DeBellotte does much more than administer the Kids First (Lamond) League...(more)

 

 

Selby, “The Sensation’ is Striding

August 31, 2009 - Josh Selby has made a name for himself nationally, including at 'The Farms'...(more)

 

Goodman League Charity Event Succeeds

August 24, 2009 - Two effective charties benefited from the Goodman League Charity Game...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner All Star Teams 3 and 4

August 20, 2009 - i95Ballerz.com's Kenner All Star Teams 3 and 4 are here...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Kenner All Star Teams 1 & 2

August 19, 2009 - Check out the i95Ballerz.com Kenner All Star Teams 1 & 2...(more)

 

 

 

 

Madness/A. Wash Garner Kenner Crown

August 17, 2009 - The 2009 Jabbo Kenner League has come to a close...(more)

Kenner League Semi-Final Rundown

August 15, 2009 - The semifinals of Kenner League 09 went down today, with stars gracing the court...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kenner Quarters – Friday

August 15, 2009 - Kenner League quarterfinal playoff play concluded last night...(more)

 

 

 

Kenner League Quarters – Thursday

August 14, 2009 - Kenner League playoff action jumped off last night, with a suprise...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner Playoff Sched - Thursday's 1/4 finals

August 13, 2009 - Today's Kenner League quarter final schedule is here...(more)

 

 

 

Dodson is Doing It

August 13, 2009 - Darnell Dodson is headed to Kentucky, and seems very prepared...(more)

 

 

 

 

Kenner League Primer

August 12, 2009 - The Jabbo Kenner League is concuding 2009 action...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Mo Creek is Distinguishing Himself Amongst Elite

August 9, 2009 - Mo Creek is proving he's one of the best young playes in the DMV...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Durant Gets In Work During Summertime

August 7, 2009 - Kevin Durant is showing why he's one of the most talented young players in the NBA this summer; he works...(more)

 

 

 

Big Time Bump Grab Bag

August 3, 2009 - More from the end of open season Big Time Bump tourney...(more)

 

 

 

 

Big Time Bump Was Big Time

Aug. 2, 2009 - Hoop Magic Sports Academy did it again...(more)

 

 

 

Team Takeover Does Just That

July 29, 2009 - Team Takeover made the 2009 AAU Super Showcase theirs...(more)

 

 

SportsGroove Wiz Report:McGee invited to USA Basketball MiniCamp

July 23, 2009 - JaVale McGee has turned some heads, and as a result finds himself in USA Basketball's Team Minicamp...(more)

 

 

 

God's Glory Keeps Pushing Forward

July 21, 2009 - Mike Harmon has coached his God's Glory kids for years, and the crew just racks up wins...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: Keion Carpenter: Using Football to Deal out Better Hands for ‘His’ Purpose

July 19, 2009 - Keion Carpenter has found a way to give back...(more)

 

 

 

 

Okoroh: Renaissance Young Guy

July 17, 2009 - Prince Okoroh has many talents and abilities...(more)

 

Hooker Weighing Options

July 15, 2009 - Darian Hooker finds himself in the enviable position of choosing between college and prep school...(more)

 

 

 

Super Elite Showcase All Event Teams Pt 2

July 14, 2009 - You know we have more of that Super Elite Showcase rundown here...(more)

 

 

Super Elite Showcase All Event Teams Pt 1

July 13, 2009 - VCU's Siegel Center hosted the first Super Elite Showcase last weekend. We have standouts and coverage here...(more)

 

HM Tip Off 15u All Stars

July 9, 2009 - The young cats did their thing at Hoop Magic this week...(more)

 

 

 

HM Tip Off Provided Needed Exposure, 17u All Stars

July 8, 2009 - Hoop Magic Sports Academy presented a top-caliber travel team circuit tourney. Again...(more)

 

 

 

Hairston Headed to Montrose

July 4, 2009 - Josh Hairston has decided to head up I-95 for his senior year in high school...(more)

 

 

 

CAMM's Charity Golf Event Bestows Monetary Support to Fishing School

July 2, 2009 - The Curtis and Monica Malone Foundation gives a helping hand, again...(more)

 

Princeton Day Eligibility Seminars are a Success

July 1, 2009 - Van Whitfield laid it down last weekend...(more)

 

Warriors From the Weekend Pt 1.

June 30, 2009 - Check out some of last weekend's best young players around the DMV...(more)

 

The Grapevine Groove

June 29, 2009 - Check out some of what's being said on the street...(more)

 

 

 

 

Summers is Chosen, Finally

June 26, 2009 - After waiting a minute, DaJuan Summers is chosen by the Pistons...(more)

 

 

 

July's Super Elite Showcase Set to Help Kids

June 25, 2009 - Butch Cherry and DC Assault (AAU) are making it happen duirng July's NCAA Evaluation Period...(more)

 

Sportsgroove Workout Watch: Rice Makes Bid with Wizards

June 23, 2009 - Richmond's Tyrese Rice made the most of a workout with the Wizards yesterday...(more)

 

 

Parkway Guys Get It Done at NBAPA TOP 100

June 21, 2009 - The NBAPA Top 100 results are in, and players from either side of the BW Parkway represented well...(more)

 

 

SportsGroove Workout Watch: Guards Make Bid During Wiz Session

June 18, 2009 - Four talentd guards showed they belong in the NBA Tuesday...(more)

 

Selected Sunday Standout Rumblers, Pt 2

June 17, 2009 - Check out more money time ballers at the Rumble in the Bronx...(more)

 

 

Selected Sunday Standout Rumblers, Pt 1

June 16, 2009 - Fordham University was hot last Sunday...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: Some Parents are Stuck on Stupid

June 10, 2009 - Barry Barnes hit the nail on the head with this one...(more)

 

 

Baltimore/DC Well Represented at NBAPA Top 100

June 9, 2009 - The Baltimore-Washington corridor, along with Richmond and Philly, will rep well at this year's NBAPA Top 100...(more)

 

Barnes Bark: “With the 5th Pick, the Washington Wizards…Select or Trade?”

June 5, 2009 - Baltimore's Barry Barnes muses about the Wizard's draft fortunes...(more)

 

 

Hoya Great Williams Rising Up HS Coaching Ranks

June 3, 2009 - Reggie Williams is headed back to Baltimore...(more)

 

 

Braswell Perseveres with Charlotte Up Next

June 2, 2009 - Chris Braswell is about to start the rest of his life...(more)

Princeton Day's Thorne and Robinson Snag Schollies

May 27, 2009 - Princeton Day Academy, coached by Van Whitfield, is getting it done...(more)

Sportsgroove Seam Head Report: Nat's Fall to Birds - Again

May 24, 2009 - The Nat's take a fall, again, to B'Mo's Birds...(more)

 

 

Vasquez Auditioning for Wiz Today

May 21, 2009 - U. of MD standout Grevis Vasquez will be at the Verizon Center today...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Wizard's Have Better Chance at Fourth Than First

May 19, 2009 - The Washington Wizard's have a chance of winning in the NBA's lottery ball contest tonight...(more)

 

 

 

 

AL State Basketball Awards Rest in Madison

May 13, 2009 - Hunstville is at the top of Alabama's hoops hill this year...(more)

 

 

Greene Still Enjoying the Game

May 1, 2009 - Charm City's latest pro, Donte Greene, is keeping it bouncing...(more)

 

 

 

 

Re-thinking his options, Langford re-opens Recruitment

April 27, 2009 - Alabama's Josh Langford has decided to cull other scholarship opportunities...(more)

 

 

RBK A.A. Game Second Day Prep

April 18, 2009 - The Reebok All American game's players scrimmaged yesterday...(more)

 

 

 

RBK A.A. Game Preparations In Full Swing

April 17, 2009 - Players, administrators and coaches started to prepare for Saturday's Reebok All-American game yesterday, with the work and fun continuing today...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/RBK A.A. Game Partnership Offer Details

April 15, 2009 - Details are here of a program that will allow youth hoops squads to enjoy the Reebok All American Game and receive new shoes for the grassroots season...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com Partnership with Reebok All-American Game To Assist Youth Hoops Teams

April 14, 2009 - Without support, it's hard for travel team organizations to produce talented players like Terrell Vinson. A partnership being developed may help address that...(more)

 

 

 

Take Your Best Shot 16U All Star Teams

April 14, 2009 - Many future high major players took part in TYBS' 16 and under division...(more)

 

 

 

 

Take Your Best Shot 17u All Star Teams

April 13, 2009 - DC Assualt's Take Your Best Tourney again proved itself a force...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com NHSI All Star Crews

April 7, 2009 - Our independent NHSI All-Star teams are here. Check them out...(more)

 

 

 

NHSI Finals DeliverThrills and Strategy

April 6, 2009 - The results are back from Rise ESPN's first National High School Invitational...(more)

 

 

 

NHSI First Day Action

April 3, 2009 - The National High School Invitatinal quarterfinals didn't disappoint...(more)


 

Barnes' Bark: ACC Better Than Big East?

April 2, 2009 - Barry Barnes, as is his wont, is sure to rattle some cages with this one...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

We Takin' Over 16u All Tourney Teams

April 1, 2009 - Want to find out who stood out in We Takin' Over 16 and under play?...(more)

 

Reebok All American Game Rosters Released

March 31, 2009 - Many Mid-Atlantic players are set to star in the Reebok All-American Game...(more).

 

 

'We Takin Over' 17u All Star Teams

March 30, 2009 - Team Takeover and Hoop Magic Sports Academy's 'We Takin Over' tournament was a success...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com and SportsGroove Wizards Blog: Could the New Arenas Best the Old?

March 29, 2009 - Forget about Agent Zero spalshing scoring numbers all over the place. Let's talk about him dropping dimes going forward...(more)

 

 

 

Assault Tryout Reveals Hidden Gems

March 23, 2009 - DC Assault's open tryout produced some names folks will remember...(more)

 

 

DC Metro Showcase Provides Exposure and Thrills

March 22, 2009 - The DC Metro Showcase once again highlighted kids, many overlooked...(more)

 

 

 

 

Ear to the Street: Reebok All-American Game

March 18, 2009 - A month from now, American University's Bender Arena will be rocking...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com/Sportsgroove TV MD Final Four All-Star Teams

March 17, 2009 - MD Final Four first, second and third team desginees are here...(more)

 

 

 

B’More Brings Home the Bacon

March 16, 2009 - The Charm City handled business this year on Maryland's largest high school stage...(more)

 

 

 

 

AU’s Double Chip Pleases the Eagle Nation

March 15, 2009 - American University has repeated as Patriot League champs. The Eagle Nation is understandably proud...(more)

 

 

 

Kromah Headed to Colonials

March 13, 2009 - Lasan Kromah decided to attend the school that was first to offer him...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

MD 3A/4A Final Four Action Is Memorable

March 13, 2009 - The state of Maryland's High Schools once again sent excellent teams to the University of Maryland to fight for a state championship...(more)

 

 

 

 

Want to Play for DC Assault (17 and under)? Tryout is this Weekend!

March 10, 2009 - The chance to run with DC Assault this weekend could start for 17 and under aged/talented young men...(more)

 

 

 

Higher Level AAU Wants to Take Boys to Another Level

March 4, 2009 - Allen Johnson is holding Higher Level AAU tryouts for boys between the 9th and 11th grades this weekend...(more)

 

 

 

Ballou - There's a First Time for Everything

March 2, 2009 - The Ballou High School (DC) fans were chanting "Southeast, South-Southeast", celebrating the school's first inner high hoops title...(more)

 

 

 

Woodson Ladies Make it Four and 58!!!

March 1, 2009 - Frank Oliver, Jr. made sure his Lady Warriors took home the 'Chip'...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz/SportsGroove Wiz Blog: Rising For a Star

Febrary 28, 2009 - President Barack Obama was in the house, but the Wiz left him disappointed...(more)

 

 

 

 

Flint Hill and Lockhart Find A Way Again

February 27, 2009 - Led by senior Jawuan Lockhart, Flint Hill pulled away from Christchurch...(more)

 

 

 

 

Squash All Beef AAU Tryout This Weekend

February 24, 2009 - Squash All Beef (AAU) is reloading. Be part of the effort...(more)

 

 

 

Morgan Dispatches FAMU

February 14, 2009 - The Mighty FAMU Rattlers couldn't recreate the magic of three weeks ago...(more)

 

 

 

Revenge is Sweet for Terp Women

February 13, 2009 - Maryland leaned on its 'Big 2' last night, and in doing so dispatched UVA...(more)

 

 

 

Game of the Week: Talent on Display in Montrose – St. Johns Catholic Prep Tilt

February 11, 2009 - Don't let a 75-41 score fool you. Talent was in abundance last night...(more)

 

 

 

Ear to the Street: Rivers and Reebok to Host All-Star Game in DC

February 10, 2009 - Chris Rivers has masterminded it, and Reebok is his partner...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: Coolidge/Roosevelt & St. Albans/GTown Prep

February 10, 2009 - Super-photo cat Mike Starghill is at it again...(more)

 

 

 

 

Starghill's Shots: DeMatha vs Paul VI

February 9, 2009 - Mike Starghill, professional photographer/photo journalist did his thing last week..(more)

 

 

Game of the Week: Tech Takes Ballou Rubbermatch

February 6, 2009 - The DCIAA East is heating up. Big time...(more)

 

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/SportsGroove Wizards Blog: No Butler, No Service

February 5, 2009 - Without mad starters available, a chance to shine presented itself to the Wiz' young players...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/Sportgroove Wizards Blog: Effort Aint There

February 4, 2009 - Wizard's coach Ed Tapscott was out of sorts last night...(more)

 

 

 

Montrose Wins Thriller vs Paul VI

February 3, 2009 - A rare match up took place Saturday, to the delight of all its witnesses...(more)

 

 

 

 

Though Dominant, Bryant Wants More from Prepsters

January 30, 2009 - Dwayne Bryant wants the complete package from his team...(more)

 

 

 

VA Holds Its Own vs. Nation In Hoop Magic Showcase

January 20, 2009 - Curtis Symonds put together another high level event, this one pitting high school teams from Northern Virginia against those located elsewhere...(more)

 

 

Sunday Evening Basketball Academy Evals

January 19, 2009 - The Charm City was the site for the 13th Annual Basketball Academy...(more)

 

 

 

 

PJ is Handling Things OK

January 16, 2009 - PJ Lockridge is starting to make a name for himself...(more)

 

 

 

It’s Official, Vinson and LMU are No More

January 15, 2009 - Loyola Marymount and the West Coast Conference will not be seeing Terrell Vinson next year...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caron Butler Classic All Star Teams

January 14, 2009 - Of course i95Ballerz.com had to develop all-star teams for the Caron Butler Classic...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/SportsGroove TV Game(s) of the Week: Caron Butler Classic Proves Successful

January13, 2009 - The NBA's Caron Butler again pulled together a diverse lot, to help kids...(more)

 

 

 

 

They’re Good!!

January 9, 2009 - The title of Tia Stephens' article applies both Morgan State and the school's clutch shooting versus Maryland. The Bears took out the Terps...(more)

 

 

 

Based on Comfort Allen Picks WVU

January 7, 2009 - The DC area's Bryon Allen is headed to the hills of West Virginia for college...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/SportGroove TV Game of the Week: Wise and Golladay Prove Too Much at Roosevelt

January 6, 2009 - It took over a half, but the Game of the Week ended up thrilling...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/SportsGroove TV Wizards Blog: Finally!

January 5, 2009 - The Wiz and refs get it done...Finally...(more)

 

 

 

 

Highlighted Holiday Hoopers Pt. 2

Janurary 2, 2009 - More standout players from this holiday season...(more)

 

 

 

 

Highlighted Holiday Hoopers Pt. 1

Decemer 31, 2008 - Check out standout out ballers from the area's holiday tournaments...(more)

 

 

 

Jaguars Claw Their Way to HTC Title

December 30, 2008 - The Johnson Jaguars (AL) prevail in tourney play with a four overtime thriller...(more)

 

 

HTC Day 2: Semifinals

December 28, 2008 - Day Two of the Hunstville Times Classic saw two familar schools earn the right to meet...(more)

 

 

 

HTC: Day One

December 27, 2008 - Ivan McDowell weighs in from the Dirty South...(more)

 

 

Virginia is for Lovers and (DC) Assault

December 25, 2008 - DC Assault is headed to the Commonwealth...(more)

 

 

2008 HTC features Star Power

December 24, 21008 - Hunstville, AL is the site of great high school hoops this weekend...(more)

 

 

Team Takeover Branching Out Up North

December 22, 2008 - Team Takeover is going 'international'...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Alexander Provides Effort, Energy for Senators

December 18, 2008 - Every team needs what Theo Alexander brings...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

SportsGroove TV/WOL Wizards Blog: Jack Returns Triumphantly

December 17, 2008 - Our partnership with SportsGroove TV and WOL am brings another benefit...(more)

 

 

 

Estes Is One to Watch

December 17, 2008 - D.C.'s Anthony Estes is turning heads...(more)

 

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: What’s The Difference Between Divison I and III Players?

December 15, 2008 - Barry Barnes weighs in on players being mislabled...(more)

 

 

 

Bob Jones’ Quintet Signs Scholarships

December 14, 2008 - Bob Jones High School in Alabama has it going on...(more)

 

Additional Festival Coverage

December 12, 2008 - In conjunction with our partners, the DTLR Festival has been completely covered...(more)

 

 

 

From Tragedy Comes Inspiration for Xavier Hereford

December 10, 2008 - Hunstville, AL has a golf prodigy...(more)

 

 

 

Festival All Star Teams

December 10, 2008 - The DTLR High School Hoops Festival All-Star crews are here...(more)

 

 

 

Festival's Second Day Action

December 8, 2008 - Game reports from the DTLR High School Hoops Festival Presented by Nike...(more)

 

 

 

 

Festival's First Day Action

December 7, 2008 - The DTLR High School Hoops Festival Presented by Nike jumped off...(more)

 

 

Festival Preview: Mississippi’s Murrah is Young Yet Talented

December 4, 2008 - The 'Dirty-Dirty' will be represented in Festival action this weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Holding a National ‘Chip’ Hargrave is Again Loaded

December 3, 2008 - Hargrave is in this year's Festival. It should be a treat watching them play...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: New Year, New Challenges, For NCA

December 3, 2008 - The Beltway Bandit previews National Christian...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: The Junction May Have a Banner This Year

December 3, 2008 - Walbrook (MD), primed for a historic season, first must face Philly's returning champs...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Near the Top is Again Patterson’s Home

December 2, 2008 - Patterson, one of the most successful prep school programs, rolls into the Festival...(more)

 

 

Festival Preview: The Pumas of Wise are Hyped for Festival Action

December 2, 2008 - Homestanding Wise High School (MD) is ready for Festival play and beyond...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: North Catholic’s Title Defense Starts Here

December 2, 2008 - After winning the Philly Catholic League last year, North Catholic's title defense starts in Maryland...(more)

 

 

Festival Preview: Expectant McNamara Taking it ‘One Game at a Time’

December 1, 2008 - Bishop McNamara is loaded with talent ane expectations...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Tar Heel State’s Kinston is a True Force

December 1, 2008 - Kinston, NC is a school that must be respected...(more)

 

Alabama SportsMed Shootout Player Evals

December 1, 2008 - Ivan McDowell was once again on the scene in the 'Dirty-Dirty'...(more)

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: St. John’s Vikings Poised to Make Noise

November 30, 2008 - A private school in Frederick, MD will likely be a force to be dealt with...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: With Foundation in Place, Paul VI is Ready to Roll

November 29, 2008 - Glenn Farello has the Paul VI (VA) Panthers set to pounce...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Roman is Still Repin’ Philly

November 27, 2008 - Roman Catholic from Philly is still Roman Catholic from Philly...(more)

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: “Interesting” Carroll Has Infusion of Talent From Great North

November 26, 2008 - The Carroll Lions (DC) plan to silence detractors this year...(more)

 

Festival Preview: DeMatha’s Back

November 26, 2008 - DeMatha Catholic is once again feared...(more)

 

 

 

UIC Attacks Howard’s Weakness in Win

November 26, 2008 - Howard's lack of lead guards doomed the Bison last night...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Wootten Likes His O'Connell Knights To Be Tested

November 25, 2008 - Bishop O'Connell (VA) is attempting to equal last year's outstanding results...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Saint Frances is Poised for Big Things

November 25, 2008 - East Baltimore's Saint Frances looks to run the Charm City this year...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: Jennings May Truly Change the Game

November 23, 2008 - Brandon Jennings' novel path may change things...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Bogues Bringing Game to B’More’s City College

November 21, 2008 - Nardie Bogues will be a factor in Baltimore City hoops this year...(more)

 

 

 

Hoops and Hip Hop Sneaker Boutique Event Delivers

November 19, 2008 - Mary and Daniel Loughran Police Boys and Girls Clubhouse (#10) was the scene of a great fundraiser...(more)

 

 

From the Iladelph to the Dirty South, Dawn Staley Adds New Challenge

November 17, 2008 - Dawn Staley is now in the SEC...(more)

 

 

 

 

Howard Fights Through Uneven Play to Secure Pac-10 Win

November 15, 2008 - The Howard Bison got the biggest win in years for its program and the MEAC Friday...(more)

 

 

 

 

Mattison Decides FAU Will Be Home

November 13, 2008 - Andre Mattison is headed to the Sunshine State for college...(more)

 

 

 

Bulldogs Backcourt Reloads for Title Run

November 11, 2008 - Alabama A&M is primed for a big season...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: No NBA Is Alright For These George Washington Colonials

November 10, 2008 - A trio of ex GW Colonials are doing their thing...(more)

 

 

 

Hubbard Proving All Around Status

October 31, 2008 - Tyler Hubbard has been putting in major work...(more)

 

 

 

Schools Lining up for Lindsay

October 30, 2008 - Ced Lindsay's recruitment is taking off...(more)

 

 

 

 

Hummer Takes It Home

October 29, 2008 - Ian Hummer makes it official, he will be a Princeton Tiger...(more)

 

 

 

 

Roach Poised to Turn Still More Heads

October 28, 2008 - Montrose Christian and the Maryland Bulls (AAU) have a good on in Jordan Roach...(more)

 

 

 

‘Lil Ronald’ is Earning Major Respect Through Work

October 26, 2008 - Ronald Williams could be yet another standout B'More little big man...(more)

 

 

Sparrow Will Be A Spider

October 25, 2008 - Just hours after the decision, i95Ballerz.com is the first to have Wayne Sparrow's college destination...(more)

 

A&T Attracts Smith

October 24, 2008 - Lawrence Smith is headed to the MEAC...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: Mark Karcher - Settling Issues Before Writing Another Chapter

October 23, 2008 - Barry Barnes comments on Mark Karcher...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Okoye Tackles Hunger in Alabama: Press Release

October 22, 2008 - Amobi Okoye is giving back to the Hunstville, AL community...(more)

 

 

 

Assault/God’s Glory Takes Fall Jamboree

October 21, 2008 - Zalmico Harmon led his team to victory last weeked...(more)

 

 

 

 

Hart To Heart and Community Fest Served Needs While Supplying Fun

October 20, 2008 - Organizations joined forces in SE, DC Saturday, to everybody's betterment...(more)

 

 

Cuse Nabs Another Charm City Standout

October 19, 2008 - East Baltimore's CJ Fair is headed to Syracuse...(more)

 

 

Morgan Takes HU’s Homecoming in Thrilling Fashion

October 19, 2008 - The Morgan State Bears ruin Howard's homecoming in an epic two overtime battle...(more)

 

 

 

 

‘Skinny Man’ Chooses UMass

October 17, 2008 - Raphaiel Putney is headed to the A-10...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: Who’s ‘Nitch’ Will Help Them Become A Wizard?

October 14, 2008 - Barry Barnes chimes in on who he believes will be a Wizard...(more)

 

 

 

DMV vs. Philly Challenge Yields Tie This Time Around

October 13, 2008 - The Mid-Atlantic region was well represented Saturday...(more)

 

 

Robinson to Decide Today

October 11, 2008 - Check out the i95Ballez.com message board, as the heads up on Thomas Robinson's college choice is there. You heard it here first...(more)

 

 

 

 

49ers Nab Braswell

October 10, 2008 - Chris Braswell has brought his recruitment to a halt...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: “Lacing The Shoes Up”
Wizards Training Camp

October 9, 2008 - Barry Barnes speaks his piece on the Wizards...(more)

 

 

Mount St. Mary’s is the Place for Barber

October 8, 2008 - 'The Mount' snaps up Raven Barber...(more)

 

 

 

 

Hill’s Large Footprint Steadily Growing

October 7, 2008 - Haniff Hill is without a doubt, getting it done...(more)

 

 

 

Maxie Eshoo to UMass

October 7, 2008 - Maxie UMass has committed to UMass. More later!

 

 

 

 

DMV vs Philly Challenge: DMV Rosters

October 6, 2008 - Check out the Capital region's DC vs Philly Challenge contingent here...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Francis Poised To Lead Essex The Right Way

October 4, 2008 - Mike Francis is now leading the Essex Community College men's program...(more)

 

 

 

DMV vs Philly Challenge is Back!

October 2, 2008 - It took a year, but it has returned...(more)

 

Barnes' Bark: Neutral Fields, If Necessary

October 2, 2008 - Barry Barnes is back with more thoughts...(more)

 

 

 

Baltimore Loses Its West Side Bear

October 1, 2008 - The West Side of B'More lost a legend. I.W. Asir comments on Leslie Dennis and what he meant...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Hoop Magic Clinic Delivers as Promised

October 1, 2008 - The Hoop Magic and Stu Vetter Coaching Clinic did not leave attendees wanting...(more)

 

 

 

Maryland Invitational’s Unsung Standouts Pt. 2

September 30, 2008 - More sleepers from Charlie Weber's Maryland Invitational...(more)

 

 

Pony is “Back in the Game”

September 29, 2008 - PONY is on the scene again folks...(more)

 

 

Maryland Invitational’s Unsung Standouts Pt. 1

September 28, 2008 - Charlie Weber's Maryland Invitational revealed some diamonds in the rough so to speak...(more)

 

 

 

Braswell is Pressing On

September 25, 2008 - Chris Braswell can be described as irrepressible...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

DC-Baltimore Youth Hoops Divide Being Bridged

September 24, 2008 - DC Assault may be on to something...(more)

 

Ear to the Street

September 23, 2008 - The message board has news from DC, Bmore, and VA...(more)

 

Howard Nabs DC Assault Forward

September 23, 2008 - Mike Phillips is headed to Howard U., home of the Bison...(more)

 

 

 

DMV Clinic A Success

September 22, 2008 - The DMV Coaching Clinic fulfilled the goals established by its organizers...(more)

 

 

 

 

Bison Bang in Loss Despite Score

September 21, 2008 - Howard took a serious 'L' on the scoreboard, but battled throughout...(more)

 

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark: As The Injury Turns

September 21, 2008 - He's back, opining on the Gil Arenas situation...(more)

 

 

 

Barnes' Bark is Here

September 16, 2008 - Check out the Barnes' Bark editorial series here...(more)

 

 

 

 

Nike Nabs Team Takeover

September 15, 2008 - The Swoosh just got stronger in grassroots hoops...(more)

 

 

DC Assault Tandem Chooses Duke

September 13, 2008 - Josh Hairston and Tyler Thornton will be Blue Devils...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

First DC Mayor’s Cup Tilt Sees G’town Victorious

September 8, 2008 - B'More based sportswriter Barry Barnes chronicles the First Annual DC Mayor's Cup gridiron battle...(more)

 

 

 

 

Jala Harris Commits to UAB

September 4, 2008 - Jala Harris is staying in Alabama for college...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Watch Out For Team Takeover

August 29, 2008 - Triple Threat has undergone changes, with Team Takeover emerging from them...(more

 

 

 

Elite Set to Rep B’More

August 27, 2008 - Team Melo has undergone change, but Baltimore is still well served in travel team hoops...(more)

 

 

 

Esho Eschewing DC for Maine

August 26, 2008 - Maxie Esho is headed to the woods of Maine to complete high school...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Back 2 School Showcase 16 and 17 under Results

August 25, 2008 - Hoop Magic's Back 2 School Showcase was a success...(more)

 

 

BMore Hoops Extravaganza Thrills

August 22, 2008 - New B'More Correspondent I.W. Asir puts it down regarding the Bmore Hoops Extravaganza...(more)

 

 

 

Gilchrist Preparing in Tampa

August 21, 2008 - Gus Gilchrist is preparing to be a Golden Bull...(more)

 

 

 

CAMM Foundation Makes Another Assist

August 19, 2008 - The Curtis and Monica Malone Foundation held its annual golf tourney yesterday...(more)

 

Culling List, Robinson Has Three Visits On Tap So Far

August 7, 2008 - Still evaluating schools, Thomas Robinson has decided to take an official look at three school so far...(more)

 

 

 

 

Princeton Likely to Benefit from Hummer Legacy

August 4, 2008 - The Princeton Tigers will probably have another Hummer in their stable...(more)

 

 

 

 

Burgundy and Gold Camp: 7.23.08

July 23, 2008 - Pads were smackin' at camp today...(more)

 

 

 

 

Football is here!

July 21, 2008 - Answering fans who have requested it, the gridiron will be covered from time to time on i95Ballerz.com. To jump start it in a major way, we have coverage of Washington's Burgundy and Gold (NFL) Training Camp, thanks to the Sportsgroove. Check it out!

 

 

Agent Zero 16 and under All Tourney Team

July 20, 2008 - The Agent Zero Invitational boasted talented 16u players...(more)

 

 

 

Hard Work, Skill Building Nets Langford “Dream” Offer

July 16, 2008 - Josh Langford has an offer from the Louisville Cardinals...(more)

 

 

 

Agent Zero 17U First and Second All Tourney Teams

July 15, 2008 - You know we had to do it, so here are the 17u 1st and 2nd Agent Zeor All Tourney squads...(more)

 

 

 

Agent Zero to Hero Invitational Champs

July 14, 2008 - Sunday saw the Agent 0 tourney crown champs...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas Robinson Update: He’s Still Grindin’

July 12, 2008 - Thomas Robinson's climb up the recruiting ladder is still in full swing...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

VA Invitational All-Star Teams

July 6, 2008 - Better late than never, the VA Invitational's 16u/17u All Star crews are here...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Strowbridge finds comfort at Jacksonville State

July 5, 2008 - Sometimes home is always best...(more)

 

 

Catching up with Big Shane

July 3, 2008 - Big Shane Burrell is settling into college nicely...(more)

 

I-95 Elite Challenge Produces D.C. Win, but Questions Remain

July 1, 2008 - The question of which city was better, DC or Bmore was broached last Saturday...(more)

 

 

Five NBAPA East Coast Standouts

June 27, 2008 - Five from the East Coast that distinguished themselves in NBAPA action...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

DC/B’More Talent Shines at NBAPA Top 100 (Pt 2)

June 24, 2008 - More DC/B'More players from the NBAPA Top 100 Camp...(more)

 

 

 

DC/B’More Talent Shines at NBAPA Top 100 (Pt 1)

June 23, 2008 - Check out DC/Baltimore based players at the NBAPA Top 100...(more)

 

 

 

 

Dante Due to Become Dangerous

June 11, 2008 - Dante Holmes, hailing from B'More's East side, is one whose name will be known...(more)

 

 

 

Young Boy Alert: 2010 Guard Andre Dawkins

June 10, 2008 - The Tidewater area of VA seemingly has produced another standout...(more)

 

 

 

 

Golden Child Again Meshes Caring With Hoops

June 9, 2008 - The Golden Child Charity Foundation held its 8th Annual Basketball Event last weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

Reebok’s D.C. Headliner Tryout Camp Standouts

June 4, 2008 - Want to know who did their thing at Reebok's D.C. Headliner Camp Tryout Camp?...(more)

 

Memorial Day Classic Player Evaluations

June 3, 2008 - Better late than never, MDC evals are here...(more)

 

 

 

Gilchrist Sought and Receives Maryland Release

June 3, 2008 - Blockbuster news just in, Gus Gilchrist is no longer a Terp...(more)

 

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com’s Reebok Headliner Top Five

June 2, 2008 - The unofficial, DC Reebok Headliner Tryout Camp's Top Five listing is here...(more)

 

West African Big Man Turning Heads in America

May 30, 2008 - Mouphtaou Yarou has to the tools to be highly recruited...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Robinson is Currently the Hottest in DC/B’More

May 29, 2008 - Want to know who has experienced the greates jump in his recruitment this spring?...(more)

 

 

 

 

Spurlock Continues Versatile Display Heading Into Summer

May 29, 2008 - Hailing from Woodbridge, VA, Tristan Spurlock is making a national name for himself...(more)

 

 

 

Riley Talks up Hoyas at MDC

May 26, 2008 - Detroit's DaShonte Riley shared with Ivan McDowell his decision to attend G'Town...(more)

 

 

 

Beloved Goes Oral Roberts’ Way

May 19, 2008 - Baltimore's Beloved Rodgers is headed to ORU...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

TYBS 15’s All-Tourney Teams and 14’s Standouts

May 15, 2008 - Interested in Take Your Best Shot younger aged standouts? Here they are...(more)

 

 

Coolidge’s Sims Signs with Walsh

May 14, 2008 - Through hard work and focus, Steve Sims is headed to Walsh University (OH)...(more)

 

 

Take Your Best Shot All-Tourney Teams (17’s and 16’s)

May13, 2008 - Here they are, the Take Your Best Shot All-Tourney teams...(more)

 

 

 

Take Your Best Shot Title Results

May 12, 2008 - DC Assault's Take Your Best Shot pleased observers...(more)

 

 

 

Southern Classic Top Performers

May 8, 2008 - Last month's Southern Classic afforded players big time exposure...(more)

 

 

 

 

Hibbert: “I’m Going to Texas A&M”

May 5, 2008 - The Charm City's Najee Hibbert is headed to the State of Texas for college...(more)

 

Chase Robinson headed to the Atlantic 10

April 28, 2008 - Chase Robinson is headed to the State of Pennsylvania for college...(more)

 

 

 

Decision Time has come for Armstead: Vols or ‘Horns?

April 24, 2008 - Malcolm Armstead will be in the big time next year...(more)

 

 

 

Phillip Williams will take his game to the SWAC

April 24, 2008 - Jackson State went north to the Chitown area to nab a true point guard...(more)

 

 

 

 

Weber DC Hoop Fest Results

April 22, 2008 - DC Assault garnered one of four DC Hoop Fest titles...(more)

 

 

 

Pro Scouts On The Prowl For Quinnipiac's Anderson

April 19, 2008 - From Oxon Hill HS (MD) to Conn., DeMario Anderson has impressed...(more)

 

 

 

Southern Classic a Boon for Non-Division I Targeted Kids

April 16, 2008 - Young people looking for JUCO or Division II/III home, or coaches of those institutions, this event is for you...(more)

 

Cap Classic Rundown

April 15, 2008 - The 35th Capital Classic occurred this past weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newsflash: Greene to test waters

April 9, 2008 - B'More's Donte Greene is exporing professional ball...(more)

 

 

Rattlers in the lead for Jaguars’ Carr

April 9, 2008 - The mighty, mighty FAMU Rattlers are in Pat Carr's mix...(more)

 

 

Charm City Challenge Results

April 7, 2008 - Baltimore, MD was the scene where hoops ruled Sunday...(more)

 

 

 

Alabama All-Stars outlast Mississippi All-Stars

April 6, 2008 - For 18 years now, the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game has pitted stars from those states. This year...(more)

 

 

Triple S Super Spring Showcase All Star Teams

April 3, 2008 - Here they are, the 15-17 and under Triple Threat Triple S All-Star teams...(more)

 

 

 

JaMychael Green named Alabama Mr. Basketball

April 2, 2008 - JaMychael Green has done it for the third time...(more)

 

 

Triple Threat Triple S Final Results

April 1, 2008 - DC Triple Threat's Triple S Tournament, held in conjunction with Hoop Magic Sports Academy, made several statements...(more)

 

Washington Tabs Quinnipiac

March 28, 2008 - Harold Washington has decided to attend Quinnipiac...(more)

 

 

 

 

Plaquemine Guard Pushing Forward

March 26, 2008 - Down in Bayou Country, Terrell Ellwood is getting it done...(more)

 

 

Lee Guard Robinson Receives Accolades; Taking Official Visits

March 25, 2008 - Things seem to be crystallizing for Chase Robinson...(more)

 

 

 

 

Metro Showcase Final Results

March 24, 2997 - Boyd's, MD was the site of hot travel team action this past weekend...(more)

 

 

 

 

Third Time A Charm for Largo

March 17, 2007 - The Lions of Largo roared...(more)

 

 

Snow Hill Makes Eastern Shore Statement

March 16, 2007 - Don't tell those in Snow Hill's program the Eastern Shore can't ball...(more)

 

 

 

 

MD State 4A Semis

March 14, 2007 - Its that time again, where Univ. of MD's Comcast Center is the place to be...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

MD State 3A Semis

March 14, 2007 - It's tourney time in the Free State......(more)

 

 

 

 

Laurel Locks up Regional Final Berth

March 7, 2008 - The Laurel Spartans are a game away from the Comcast center...(more)

 

 

 

Mustangs Defense Locks Down Third Straight AL 3A Title

March 7, 2008 - Madison Academy (AL) makes it a trifecta...(more)

 

 

BCL Semis Pictorial

March 6, 2008 - Check out some stills from the 37th BCL Tournament...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

BCL Semis Produce Expected Results

March 5, 2009 - Sean Mosley (right) and Henry Sims did what star seniors do...(more)

 

 

Golladay headed to ‘The Mount’

March 4, 2009 - Upper Marlboro, MD's David Golladay has decided to become a Mountaineer...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Alabama State Championships: Bob Jones Grinds Its Way To State Title

March 4, 2008 - Jala Harris just keeps winning...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Alabama State Championships: Butler wins 5A Title

March 3, 2008 - Things are coming to a close in the 'Dirty South', and Butler (Hunstville, AL) has a state crown...(more)

 

 

 

 

Princeton Claremont - A Pictorial

March 3, 2008 - Largely due to the invaluable work of Andre Bennett, i95Ballerz.com has its first real pictorial...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Friendship Collegiate Has Become Established

March 2, 2008 - The school on Minnestoa Ave, NE is becoming a known entitiy in D.C. hoops...(more)

 

 

 

Flint Hill Advances to Round of Eight

February 27, 2008 - Flint Hill held on against an athletic and aggressive Fork Union crew...(more)

 

Eagles Get the WCAC “Ship”

February 26, 2008 - All hail the 30-1 Gonzaga Eagles...(more)

 

 

 

WCAC Semis Don’t Disappoint

February 25, 2008 - Ameican U's Bender Arena hosted some serious high school hoops action...(more)

 

 

Sportsgroove/i95Ballerz.com Baller of the Week – Garvey Young

February 19, 2008 - Garvey Young has ended his high school career with a bang...(more)

 

 

 

Young has banner night in IAC semi win

February 16, 2008 - Garvey Young is closing things out with a bang...(more)

 

Sportsgroove/i95Ballerz.com Baller of the Week: David Diakite

February 10, 2008 - David Diakite not only displayed an increased arsenal against Charis Prep (NC), but earned BOW honors playing for for National Christian...(more)

 

 

 

Green Working Hard In Commonwealth

February 4, 2007 - Erick Green could be a classic sleeper recruit for Virginia Tech...(more)

 

 

 

 

Young Author Series: Chavez Demolishes Gilman

January 30, 2007 - In an effort to get young people interested in writing, witness our Young Author Series...(more)

 

 

 

 

Clark Secures Award With Gutsy Performance

January 29, 2007 - Jason Clark, a senior O'Connel (VA) guard who many think is the best player in the D.C. area, just received another award...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Warriors Explode in Second Half Behind Smith

January 26, 2007 - Roscoe Smith proved his mettle in the second half...(more)

 

DC/B’More High School Ramblings

January 23, 2007 - Wanna read some thoughts on the current DC/B'More high school season....(more)

 

 

Gwynn Park Patiently Takes It To Largo

Janurary 20, 2007 - Southern Prince George's County was hot with hoops action Friday evening...(more)

 

 

Coolidge Newcomer Webb Impacting Program

January 18, 2007 - Zach Webb has moved up I-95, with great results for himself and Coolidge...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

A&M alum Ward building a hoops power at Hayes

January 17, 2007 - Alabama A&M has produced a heckuva coach...(more)

 

New York Youngster Turning Heads

January 15, 2007 - Rare is the 8th grader that gets ink on i95Ballerz.com. LaBrent Walker is a rare young man...(more)

 

 

 

Golden Gophers get first visit from Alabama point guard

January 14, 2007 - Malcolm Armstead is listening to Tubby Smith...(more)

 

 

Another Canuck doing well at Carroll

January 11, 2007 - Aleks Mitrovic, a Serbian who hails from Montreal, Canada, is helping Carroll win...(more)

 

 

Coolidge earns bragging rights this time

January 10, 2007 - Calvin Coolidge and Teddy Roosevelt High Schools met once again...(more)

 

 

 

Carroll takes DeMatha for league win

January 9, 2007 - The Carroll Lions did work last night...(more)

 

 

Final go round for improving Ghanaian Big Man

January 8, 2007 - True centers don't come around often, and Bawa Muniri is one...(more)

 

Interest germinating for Holmes

January 7, 2007 - Denzell Holmes is waiting for scholarship opportunities to shake out...(more)

 

 

Riverdale Baptist Pulls Out Gilbert Title!

December 30, 2007 - Riverdale Baptist gets it done, as does the Michael J. Gilbert Foundation...(more)

 

 

 

 

Rebels Roll to HTC Title

December 30, 2007 - The HTC came to a close...(more)

 

 

 

 

A Hodge Podge of Holiday Action

December 29, 2007 - Too many tourney's, not enough time...(more)

 

HTC Day Two: Defending Champs Go Down; Finals Feature Local Flavor

December 28, 2007 - More hot action from Alabama...(more)

 

 

Huntsville Times Classic Tips Off in Alabama

December 28, 2007 - The Huntsville Times Classic once again proves the Dirty South has it going on...(more)

 

 

A Hubert Davis Trio

December 27, 2007 - The Lake Braddock TOC is back...(more)

 

 

 

Nigerian Big Man Starting to Turn Heads

December 23, 2007 - Talib Zanna will soon no longer be under-hyped...(more)

 

 

 

 

Mazyck Using Lessons in Making His Name

December 20, 2007 - Markee Mazyck has seen alot, and used it to his own advantage...(more)

 

 

 

It’s Back to Back for Eagles!

December 17, 2007 - The Eagles of Gonzaga held fort last weekend...(more)

 

 

Pair of DC Schools Comes Up Victorious

December 16, 2007 - The Nation's Capital was also a hoops hotspot...(more)

 

 

Dirty South News and Notes: Baby Ralph signs with Tubby; Clemson gets a sleeper; Mizzou gets in on the Chase

December 14, 2007 - Alot is happenning in the Dirty South...(more)

 

 

Gonzaga straps to victory

December 12, 2007 - Gonzaga took round one of what's sure to be a WCAC highlight...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com/Sports Groove All-Festival Teams

December 12, 2007 - Check out the Festival's standout players...(more)

 

 

National High School Hoops Festival Recaps – Second Day

December 11, 2007 - During the Festival's second day, fans were treated to good hoops...(more)

 

National High School Hoops Festival Recaps – First Day

December 10, 2007 - The first day of National High School Hoops Festival action will be remembered...(more)

 

 

Austin ready to roar for Lions

December 7, 2007 - Ced Austin is primed for a breakout season in NAIA ball...(more)

 

 

Neumann Uses Experience to Take St. Frances in Charm City Classic

December 6, 2007 - Illadelphia's Neumann-Goretti displayed skill and experience...(more)

 

Festival Preview: South Kent Brings Much To The Table

December 3, 2007 - South Kent School, one of the nation's most dangerous prep schools, will be in the National High School Hoops Festival...(more)

 

 

Festival Preview: High Powered American Christian Is Loaded

December 2, 2007 - Tyreke Evans and and the American Christian team are pressing for a national championship...(more)

 

Festival Preview: O’Connell Is Poised To Bounce Back

December 2, 2007 - Bishop O'Connell has something to prove...(more)

 

Festival Preview: St. Frances Is Tough, Yet Young

December 1, 2007 - That always rough and tumble crew from B'More, St. Frances, is geared up...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Host Wise Receiving Multiple Benefits From Festival

December 1, 2007 - Henry J. Wise High School is taking the National High School Hoops Festival very seriously...(more)

 

Festival Preview: Carroll Plans to Show Versatility and Improve

November 30, 2007 - Archbishop Carroll is taking the National High School Hoops Festival seriously...(more)

 

Festival Preview: Trio to Lead Towson Catholic

November 30, 2007 - Despite losing talented players, Towson Catholic's coach expects big things of his squad...(more)

 

 

Festival Preview: Champion South Oak Cliff Using Event to Prepare

November 29, 2007 - After winning three straight Texas state championships, South Oak Cliff is bringing their mojo to Maryland...(more)

 

Charm City Classic Provides Major East Coast Flavor

November 29, 2007 - Saturday, December 1st, Baltimore once again tries to hold fort....(more)

 

Festival Preview: Reports of DeMatha’s Demise Exaggerated

November 28, 2007 - Fans are saying DeMatha will struggle this year. They may not know of what they speak...(more)

 

Chavez Excelling Despite Odds

November 27, 2007 - Cesar Chavez Charter School is not allowing roadblocks to stem their progress...(more)

 

 

 

Festival Preview: Complementing One Another, Laurel Expecting Continued Success

November 26, 2007 - Don't think the Laurel Spartans are about to fall off...(more)

 

Festival Preview: “Nine or Ten Deep” Riverdale Baptist Preparing for Season

November 26, 2007 - Riverdale Baptist is bringing depth and talent to the National High School Hoops Festival...(more)

 

Festival Preview: Dangerous Upstart Paul VI Not To Be Slept On

November 24, 2007 - They may have just come together, but the staff at Paul VI will have the Panthers ready...(more)

 

Festival Preview: Patterson Primed For Festival

November 21, 2007 - North Carolina's Patterson School is ready for the National High School Hoops Festival...(more)

 

Festival Preview: “Battle Tested” St. Rays Not Ducking Wreck

November 20, 2007 - The Ravens of St. Raymonds are descending upon the National High School Hoops Festival...(more).

 

Shock Exchange Teaching Picks – of the Stock and Hoops Variety

November 20, 2007 - Ralph Baker and the Shock Exchange's staff have meshed securities and hoops...(more)

 

Festival Preview: McNamara’s Mustangs Ready to Run

November 16, 2007 - In conjunction with the Nat'l High School Hoops Festival, meet Bishop McNamara...(more)

 

Hill Is Happy With Choice

November 15, 2007 - Marc Hill will be a future Aggie of NC A&T...(more)

 

 

 

Big Shane Makes It Official

November 14, 2007 - Alabama A&M has reeled in a frontcourt performer of note...(more)

 

 

 

Martin Handling Pressure Ably

November 13, 2007 - As an high school freshman with major responsibility, Chris Martin seems to be accustoming himself well...(more)

 

Griffin, With Help From Shock, Ascending

November 12, 2007 - Montgomery County, MD's Stephen Griffin will not be under the radar for long...(more)

 

 

New Staff at Paul VI to Make WCAC Even More Dangerous

November 8, 2007 - The staff at Paul VI (VA), ups the ante in the WCAC...(more)

 

Midwest Point Guard Takes His Game to The Chi

November 6, 2997 - Phil Williams is traveling accross the Skyway for high school...(more)

 

 

Real Life Concerns Chief In Mayben's Decison

November 5, 2007 - Give Tikki Mayben credit, he made his decision to transfer into Binghamton primarily on life concerns, which were then followed by hoops...(more)

 

 

 

MD Baller Banging In Portugal

October 30, 2007 - From Greenbelt, MD's Roosevelt High to now Portugal, Vic Akinyanju is making a name for himself...(more)

Washington Shock Tryouts Provide Opportunity

October 26, 2007 - Want to play AAU/travel team ball next spring/summer? The Washington Shock are providing the chance...(more)

 

 

 

Kromah’s Recruitment Jumping Off

October 24, 2007 - It took awhile, but Lasan Kromah is now getting love from schools...(more)

 

 

Fall Jamboree All-Star Crews

October 24, 2007 - As is custom, i95Ballerz.com has Hoop Magic Fall Jamboree All-Star teams...(more)

 

 

 

Coolidge Colts Take Fall Jamboree

October 23, 2007 - A young team from N.W., D.C. showed sometimes, age is just a number...(more)

 

 

 

 

“Comfortable” Gilchrist Chooses Terpdom

October 22, 2007 - Gus Gilchrist is continuing his basketball and academic career, in the D.C. area...(more)

 

 

 

Texas Big Man Continues Ascension at Oak Hill

October 18, 2007 - Keith Gallon has taken his big frame and game to Mouth of Wilson, VA...(more)

 

 

Symonds Looking To Make DC-Baltimore Region Major Tourney Player

October 17, 2007 - Curtis Symonds has a plan the D.C./B'more area hoop community would be wise to follow...(more)

 

 

B’More Blur to Bless Towson

October 16, 2007 - Troy 'The Baltimore Blur' Franklin, Jr. will stay in the Charm City for college....(more)

 

Frankie Sullivan Talks About Auburn Pledge

October 9, 2007 - Frankie Sullivan will be an Auburn War Eagle/Tiger...(more)

 

Alabama A&M Scores with Underrated Big Man

October 8, 2007 - Alabama A&M gets pledge from solidly recruited post man...(more)

 

D.C. Product Branham Has Kept Pushing

October 3, 2007 - Rick Branham has kept battling, and as a result is primed to star at Northeastern State...(more)

 

 

Snapshots, Pt. 10

October 2, 2007 - In this tenth edition of Snapshots, four more players are featured...(more)

 

 

 

 

Clarke To Be A Catamount - Trend Started?

October 1, 2007 - Jordan Clarke is headed to Vermont. Could a pipeline be afoot?...(more)

 

 

 

Snapshots, Pt. 9

September 28, 2007 - A pair of Coolidge Colts, Derek Washington and Bruce Littles, make this addition of Snapshots...(more)

 

 

 

Triple Threat Grinds to Impressive Title Run

September 25, 2007 - Triple Threat (AAU) bested one of the best teams historically in the DC/Bmore region, DeMatha, last Sunday...(more)

 

 

Michigan Big Man Has A Favorite

September 20, 2007 - Deshonte Riley is turning many heads...(more)

 

 

 

Gaylord Gaining Momentum

September 19, 2007 - Alexandria, VA's Craig Gaylord's 'flow' has become stronger and stronger...(more)

 

 

 

Young Determines Vermont is Best Fit

September 18, 2007 - Do everything guard Garvey Young will be a Catamount...(more)

 

 

MD Invitational Results

September 17, 2007 - Charlie Weber's MD Invitational results are here...(more)

 

 

 

 

Woody is Climbing the Workout Ladder

September 13, 2007 - Terrelle Woody has made a name for himself training hoopers...(more)

 

 

 

Snapshots, Pt. 8

September 11, 2007 - Check out Snapshots, Pt. 8...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

Talented Cali Guard Surprisingly Operating in Stealth Mode

September 7, 2007 - How do some people miss out on publicity, when they are talented?...(more)

 

Johnson’s Death Brings Outpour of Love and Appreciation

September 6, 2007 - Will the madness stop? It has to...(more)

 

 

Snapshots, Pt. 7

September 5, 2007 - In the immortal words of Chuck Brown, "Here we go again..."...(more)

 

 

Impact Expected of Hampton’s Ntoko

August 31, 2007 - After a year of learning the ropes, Jon Ntoko is poised to be factor...(more)

 

Jordan Presses On

August 30, 2007 - Jordan Clarke has traveled a tough road...(more)

 

 

 

 

Back to School Showcase All Star Teams

August 28, 2007 - Check out i95Ballerz.com's Back To School Showcase All Star squads...(more)

 

 

 

 

Back To School Showcase Results

August 27, 2007 - Chantilly, VA's Hoop Magic Sports Academy was the site Sunday, where talented young players did their thing...(more)

 

 

Snapshots, Pt. 6

August 22, 2007 - Check out the latest group of 'Snapshots'...(more)

 

 

 

Steele talks about his UA commitment; Green verbal to follow?

August 20, 2007 - Andrew Steele is rolling with the Tide. Will his buddy, JaMychal Green be next?...(more)

 

 

Mosley Will Be a Terp

August 15, 2007 - The suspense is over, and fans of the program in College Park, MD should rejoice..(more)

 

 

 

Anderson chooses K-State

August 14, 2007 - The school in Manhattan, KS is chosen by Ron Anderson...(more)

 

 

 

Max is Maxing Out Opportunities

August 13, 2007 - Max Kenyi has a great number of schools offering him...(more)

 

Jaguars’ Carr Adding Bite to His Growl

August 10, 2007 - Alabama's Pat Carr knows his stakes are high this season...(more)

 

 

NY Guard Poised For Big Things

August 9, 2007 - Sean Crawford is another talented guard, hailing from 'Noo Yawk'...(more)

 

 

 

Anderson’s Decision to Benefit Lucky Program

August 8, 2007 - It's Christmas in August for one of three fortunate ollege programs...(more)

 

Summer is Over, Decisions Abound, and Grades are Presented

August 3, 2007 - Be sure to check out Ivan McDowell's grading of several top, nationally recruited high school players...(more)

 

Dodson is at Pitt - Family Instrumental in Effort

August 2, 2007 - Darnell Dodson's road to the University of Pittsburgh is a family affair...(more)

 

 

 

After 21 Years, Hoop Mountain Continues Instructional Excellence

August 1, 2007 - Down in the Hot-lanta area, Hoop Mountain Georgia teaches the game the right way...(more)

 

WCAC Summertime Grudge Match Up: DeMatha Upends Gonzaga!

July 30, 2007 - An possible forshadow of the future occured yesterday...(more)

 

 

Snapshots, Part 5

July 27, 2007 - Once again, our Snapshots series continues. Read more about uber-talented Mookie Pierre's outlook on college, as well as two other student-athletes...(more)

 

 

 

Jackson Poised for Big Things at Cleveland State

July 26, 2007 - Heading from St. John's to Cleveland State, Cedric Jackson is now poised to do major work...(more)

 

 

Dodson Doing Her Do At Radford

July 24, 2007 - The older Dodson hooper is settling in nicely in college...(more)

 

All-Daz Shines in Arenas’ Return

July 20, 2007 - The 'Farms was jumping yesterday evening...(more)

 

 

 

Peach Jam Player Evaluations - Part One

July 19, 2007 - Ivan McDowell provides the goods once again, this time from Nike's Peach Jam...(more)

 

 

Meanstreets guard Williams displays major character and high-major game

July 18, 2007 - Phil Williams combines on the court saavy with off the floor character...(more)

 

 

Syracuse willing to wait on Waiters

July 17, 2007 - Dion Waiters, a rising sophomore from Philly, plans to follow the footsteps of another Philadelphia phenom to Syracuse...(more)

 

Hubbard Knows He Belongs

July 11, 2007 - Maurice Hubbard used the NBAPA Top 100 camp to verify what others have already known...(more)

 

 

 

Snapshots, Part 4

July 9, 2007 - Isaiah Arwood has earned national notoriety....(more)

 

 

Snapshots, Part 3

July 7, 2007 - Mike Lewis, who recently decided to attend Liberty University, is part of another group highlighted through 'Snapshots'...(more)

 

 

 

 

Hibbert, Headed to DeMatha, Ready for Challenge

July 5, 2007 - Najee Hibbert has bounced south of Charm City for his junior year of high school...(more)

 

 

2nd Annual Betts/Brown Skills Camp Once Again Proves Successful

July 4, 2007 - Smaller hoops camps can provide some of the best instruction...(more)

 

MD Hurricanes Tourney 16u All-Star Selections

July 3, 2007 - The Maryland Hurricanes Tournament boasted talented 16 and under competitors...(more)

 

MD Hurricanes Tourney 17u All-Star Selections

July 2, 2007 - High school guys went at it this weekend....(more)

 

 

 

UNC – Wilmington is Bald’s Future Home

June 30, 2007 - The recruiting hurricane can stop, Brad Bald is headed to Wilmington...(more)

 

Alabama State Signs 10 to Hoops Team

June 29, 2007 - The Alabama State University Hornets are buzzing with excitement...(more)

 

Burning Hot Burns Bouncing to Robert Morris

June 28, 2007 - After a junior season that saw his minutes get cut, Jason Burns didn't pout, he went to work...(more)

 

 

 

Assault’s 16 and Under Crew Learning and Teaching

June 27, 2007 - DC Assault's 16 and under squad, coached by Jerry McFarland, are doing work...(more)

 

 

Wise Serves Notice With Board Game Crown

June 25, 2007 - All that talk about a downswing in Prince George's County, MD boys hoops may be premature...(more)

 

NBAPA Top 100 Ends With Flourish

June 24, 2007 - The National Basketball Association Player's Association Top 100 Camp was worth the trip to UVA...(more)

 

 

 

Philmore is Pushing Forward

June 18, 2007 - There's a new name to remember, and it's Isaiah Philmore...(more)

 

 

 

Spring Snapshots, Pt. 2

June 15, 2007 - More talented hoopers are presented in Spring Snapshots, Pt. 2...(more)

 

 

 

 

Spring Snapshots

June 12, 2007 - i95Ballerz.com again provides 'Snapshots', or pictures and observations of talented players observed this spring...(more)

 

 

 

‘Original’ Moore Making Most of Migration

June 11, 2007 - Kevon Moore is well along the path to becoming a notable point guard...(more)

 

Skinn is Still Fighting the Odds

June 8, 2007 - Takoma Park, MD's Tony Skinn has returned to the States after playing in Europe...(more)

 

 

 

MDC Player Evaluations-Part 2

June 6, 2007 - Ivan McDowell is back, with more Memorial Day Classic evaluations...(more)

 

 

 

Our Reebok Headliner Camp All-Event, Second Team

June 5, 2007 - Following up on yesterday's first team all-event squad, we introduce our second team...(more)

Rbk Headliner Camp Provides Exposure as Planned

June 4, 2007 - Last weekend Reebok held its Headliner Camp peformed as designed...(more)

 

B’More Blur Franklin’s Recruitment Coming Into Focus

June 1, 2007 - Troy Franklin, Jr's quickness, ability to score and pass, good floor vision and heart, have earned him love as a hometown favorite...(more).

 

Nike MDC Report-Player Evaluations

May 31, 2007 - Adding to his Memorial Day Classic coverage, Ivan McDowell supplies selected in depth player evals...(more)

 

Musings from the Tournament of Champions

May 30, 2007 - The Hoops Obsever chimes in with observations from the TOC...(more)

 

AL Challenge Memorial Day Classic Report

May 29, 2007 - Reaching the Memorial Day Classic's final eight round, the Alabama Challenge handled business...(more)

 

AL Lasers Memorial Day Classic Report

May 28, 2007 - The Alabama Lasers went 1-3 at the Memorial Day Classic, but represented nonetheless...(more)

 

Alabama Lasers Ready to Make Their Mark in Nashville

May 25, 2007 - Many travel teams will compete this upcoming weekend. The Alabama Lasers are headed to Nashville...(more)

 

 

5th Larry Williams Showcase Perpetuates Memory While Providing Opportunities

May 25, 2007 - E.G.O.S., Inc. serves the community again, with the Larry Williams Showcase...(more)

 

Chase Robinson Celebrates 18th Birthday in Grand Fashion

May 24, 2007 - Not all high school athletes are self-absorbed...(more)

 

 

Having Received Release, Barney Mulling Options

May 22, 2007 - Jemal Barney has left New England, and may be headed back to the Charm City...(more)

 

 

Bang with the Big Boys’ First Day Settles Score and Provides Thrills

May 20, 2007 - An Interstate rivalry highlighted excellent second day play at the B'More Stars' tourney...(more)

 

To Braxton, Detractors Talk Nonsense

May 18, 2007 - B'More's Braxton Dupree is putting haters on notice...(more)

 

 

Morgan Primed to be a HU Pirate

May 17, 2007 - Previous exposure to Hampton University allowed Kwame Morgan to choose the school before his official visit, which took place last weekend. ...(more)

 

Musings From the Southern Invitational

May 15, 2007 - After a lengthy period traversing the world of basketball, the Hoops Observer is back....(more)

 

Kurtis Woods Chooses Chattanooga

May 14, 2007 - The Dirty South's Kurtis Woods will be a Moc soon...(more)

 

NCA and B’More Stars Go Hard in Nightcap

May 13, 2007 - Hoop Group's Southern Invitational was the scene of another D.C.vs. B'Mo battle...(more)

 

 

 

E.G.O.S.’ POY’s Shine in Broadcast Event

May 12, 2007 - Once again, the D.C. area was treated to the designation of true Player of the Year hoops players...(more)

 

 

Gilchrist Rethinking Decision

May 11, 2007 - Gus Gilchrist dropped a bomb on a DC area sports show yesterday evening...(more)

 

 

 

Bowie Has Bolstered Game, Terps to Benefit

May 10, 2007 - Adrian Bowie has prepared himself for the ACC this past year...(more)

 

Kimmie is Kicking It Into High Gear

May 9, 2007 - Kimmie English is positioning himself as the next great Cecil Kirk (AAU) swingman...(more)

 

 

7th Annual Golden Child Succeeds On and Off Court

May 7, 2007 - This past weekend, Trinity University saw a perfect convergence of hoops and help...(more)

Lady Bulldogs Sign Two For ‘07

May 5, 2007 - The Lady Bulldogs of Alabama A&M have two potential impact freshman arriving...(more)

Peggau: From Brazil With Skills

May 4, 2007 - Rodrigo Peggau has already made a name for himself after coming to the States last year...(more)

 

 

Baker, Challenged by Life Lesson, is Unbowed and Available

May 3, 2007 - Sometimes life throws you a curve ball. Evann Baker is trying to knock his out of the ballpark...(more)

 

 

DeMatha Off to the Land of the Rising Sun

May 2, 2007 - The Stags of DeMatha are at it again, this time internationally...(more)

 

D.C. Shootout's Championship Round Proves the Power of Fatigue

April 30, 2007 - If you want to get through AAU/travel team tourney's with a title, it helps greatly to have depth...(more)

 

 

Weber Spring Fling - Snapshots

April 27, 2007 - Last weekend, Charlie Weber held his spring fling. We have provided snapshots of a few top peformers...(more)

 

 

Robinson Continues Ascension at Kingwood Classic

April 26, 2007 - Alabama's Chase Robinson's recruitment is starting to pick up, big time...(more)

 

Future Bearcat ‘Biggie’ Ready for New Challenge

April 25, 2007 - Anthony 'Biggie' McClain has long been one of the best centers in D.C. area high school hoops. Now the Jersey transplant is headed to Cincy, and speaks to i95Ballerz.com...(more)

 

News and Notes: Dirty South hoop stars ready to ink on the dotted line

April 24, 2007 - De Herford, Diamon Alexander, and Kurtis Woods have either made, or are close to making, their college plans...(more)

 

Weber Spring Fling Championship Round Rundown

April 23, 2007 - Check out reports on the Charlie Weber Spring Fling title games...(more)

 

Alabama Lasers Coach “Wig” Pearson Passes Away

April 20, 2007 - The Alabama hoops community has recently suffered a terrible loss...(more)

 

 

Flowers Finishes Season Strong, Then Faces Uncertainty

April 19, 2007 - John Flowers had a monster senior season, which included signing with...(more)

 

 

Peterson chooses Iowa!

April 18, 2007 - It's official, Jeff Peterson has chosen to attend college in the Big Ten...(more)

 

Mency Still Available

April 17, 2007 - Dee Mency is still unsigned. A school soon will change that...(more)

 

 

 

Unsigned Capital Classic Standout Updates

April 16, 2007 - i95Ballerz.com has updates on three unsigned Cap Classic ballers...(more)

 

Twyman is Unsigned...What??

April 13, 2007 - Here ye, here ye, Deontay Twyman has no college offers...(more)

 

 

A Pair From B’Mo: Antonio Barton & C.J. Fair

April 12, 2007 - C.J. Fair and Antonio Barton will be names to remember soon...(more)

 

D.C. McDonald’s All-American Pics

April 11, 2007 - Ivan McDowell, always on the grind, backed his story up, with pics...(more)

D.C./B’More Stars Shine as McDonald’s Celebrates its 30th All-Star Game

April 10, 2007 - Now you know Ivan McDowell was going to weigh in on the Burger game...(more)

 

Easter Hoop Fest Snapshots

April 9, 2007 - Charlie Weber's Easter Hoop Fest boasted many talented players...(more)

 

 

 

Triple Threat Protects Turf At Weber

April 8, 2007 - Triple Threat's (AAU) squad won an event in their hometown; D.C.'s Charlie Weber Easter Hoop Fest...(more)

Local Stars Hold On for Cap Victory

April 6, 2007 - The 34th Annual Capital Classic was held last night...(more)

 

 

MD Prospects Plan to Generate Exposure Via Weber

April 5, 2007 - The MD Prospects plan to use Charlie Weber's Easter Hoop Fest as a springboard to exposure...(more)

 

 

 

Symonds Living Dream with Hoop Magic Sports Academy

April 4, 2007 - Ever wanted to start something that combined sports and education? Curtis Symonds felt that way, and did....(more)

 

Ashton Is Developing Options

April 3, 2007 - Marcus Ashton is still on the hoops scene, and is doing well for himself...(more)

 

Ali’s Choice to Benefit Himself and Morgan

March 31, 2007 - Ameer Ali is headed to the MEAC...(more)

 

 

 

Rico Pickett voted AL 5A Player of the Year

March 29, 2007 - Rico Pickett is Rolling before becoming a member of the Tide...(more)

DC Metro Showcase All-Star Teams

March 28, 2007 - the DC Metro Showcase's extensive All-Star team listing is now available...(more)

 

 

Mason joins the “Chase” for Robinson

March 28, 2007 - The Patriots of George Mason have joined the derby for Chase Robinson's services...(more)

 

 

DC Metro Showcase’s Championship Day Doesn’t Disappoint

March 26, 2007 - The DC Metro Showcase's Championship rounds were as good as expected...(more)

 

T.C. Claims DC Metro Invitational Crown

March 25, 2007 - T.C. Williams gave VA hoops fans something to brag about...(more)

 

 

Generals’ Woods nearing decision

March 22, 2007 - Kurtis Woods, a Dirty South baller, is poised to make his college decison...(more)

 

 

Unsigned Workout A Success

March 21, 2007 - Unsigned Workout 2007 was the place to be yesterday, for high school and junior college student athletes looking for a schollie...(more)

 

Authentic Middleton Showing The Way Via His Example

March 20, 2007 - i95Ballerz.com spotlight's D.C. legend, Melvin Middleton...(more)

 

Baker Has Set Himself Up For Schollie

March 18, 2007 - Jeremy Baker is getting it done in the heartland...(more)

 

 

 

Young Boy Langford Ready To Show And Prove In The Summer

March 12, 2007 - Joshua Langford is developing into quite a player...(more)

 

 

Montgomery County Curbs PG’s Final Four Effort

March 9, 2007 - In the DC area, Montgomery County has earned bragging rights versus P.G. in suburban public school ball...(more)

 

 

1st Annual National Prep School Championships – Day 1

March 8, 2007 - D.C.'s UDC was the epicenter of prep school hoops yesterday...(more)

 

Sights, Sounds, & Hoops, From The Alabama State Finals

March 7, 2007 - High School hoops in the Dirty South are coming to an end, and Alabama is no exception...(more)

E.R. Returns To MD’s 4A Final Four

March 5, 2007 - Despite the struggles and naysayers, Roosevelt is going back to the Comcast Center...(more)

 

 

McGruder Continues to Make Name for Himself

March 3, 2007 - Recruiting world, meet Rodney McGruder...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 2.24.07 - 3.2.07

March 2, 2007 - National Christian rises to two behind three-time WCAC champ, DeMatha...(more)

 

Stags Use Early Shooting To Make It Three Straight!

March 1, 2007 - The Stags pulled a WCAC title trifecta...(more)

 

 

 

Biggest Team, Possibly in World, Based On Long Island

February 28, 2007 - Courtesy of the African nation Sudan, Our Savior from N.Y. has what may be an unprecedented height advantage...(more)

 

NCA Evens the Score with Notre Dame Prep

February 26, 2007 - Two of the best in the D.C. area went at it Saturday...(more)

 

 

 

Scrimmage Prepares Largo and PCA For Future

February 24, 2007 - Check out the message board (be sure to register) for a report on this unique scrimmage...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 2.17.07 - 2.23.07

February 23, 2007 - The Stags of DeMatha have pole (pun intended) position...(more)

 

 

 

PG Is Ruled By Lion Pride in ‘07

February 23, 2007 - After last night, Prince George's County is the Land of the Lion...(over)

 

From NOVA To NCA, Haymon Has Done It

February 22, 2007 - Since leaving Northern Virginia high school hoops for Maryland, Haymon has honed his skills...(more)

 

 

 

Maturing Shannon Headed to Marshall

February 21, 2007 - After heading to prep school, the always high scoring Bobby Shannon has decided to attend college in the Mountain State...(more)

 

 

Broad Run Captures Dulles District Crown

February 20, 2007 - Dulles Airport was not the only place in Loudoun County, VA boasting alot of engergy last night...(more)

 

 

 

Harris Remains On A Tear After Injury

February 19, 2007 - Jala Harris, a sophomore guard from Alabama, is still shining despite her injury...(more)

 

 

NCA Takes Its Classic’s Title

February 18, 2007 - National Christian won the event's title, and the a the All-Classic team boasts...(more)

 

 

 

 

NCA Classic – First Day Recap

February 17, 2007 - The action was hot during the 4th Annual NCA Classic's first day...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 2.10.07 - 2.16.07

February 16, 2007 - The power poll has even more topsy-turvy positioning today...(more)

 

 

 

McMikle is Making Colleges Notice

February 13, 2007 - Native New Yorker Brian McMikle is turning heads at National Christian...(more)

 

 

Dirty South Game Of The Week

February 11, 2007 - Lee defeated Johnson in a 5A Alabama playoff game...(more)

 

G’Town Prep’s Depth Overwhelms Episcopal

February 10, 2007 - It looks like the Little Hoyas of G'Town Prep may be peaking...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 2.3.07 - 2.9.07

February 9, 2007 - There's been movement in the Power Poll this week...(more)

 

Peterson Receiving Broad Interest Since Recruitment Re-Opening

February 8, 2007 - Jeff Peterson is receiving looks since announcing he is wide open in recruiting...(more)

 

 

Edison Makes History And Prepares for Playoffs

February 7, 2007 - It was a big night for Edison High School (VA)...(more)

 

 

Alabama Combo Guard Flying Under The Radar

February 6, 2007 - DeAnthony Hereford is still unsigned...(more)

 

D.C.-Tied Tandem Tearing Up Cali Juco Ranks

February 5, 2007 - Mookie Pierre and Emmanuel Jones are getting it down on the Left Coast...(more)

 

“Focus” and “Patience” Propel Bladensburg

February 3, 2007 - The Bladensburg (MD) Mustangs were on their game last night at Wise (MD)...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 1.26.07 - 2.2.07

February 3, 2007 - Montrose Christian still heads up the Power Poll...(more).

 

 

i95Ballerz.com B'More Area Power Poll - 1.22.07 - 2.1.07

February 2, 2007 - There has been much jockeying in the B'more area...(more)

 

 

 

Dodson Leads E.R. In Cross-State Thriller

February 1, 2007 - Roosvelt traveled accross the Potomac last night...(more)

 

 

 

Former Buckhorn Star Simpson Dishing Out Headaches In The SWAC

January 30, 2007 - Trant Simpson is doing the difficult - coming out of high school to lead a SWAC squad...(more)

D.C. And B’More Split During Old Spice High School Showcase

January 28, 2007 - Another chapter in the D.C. versus B'more debate was completed Saturday...(more)

 

 

Youngin’ Alert: “Good As Advertised” Traynham Shows He Belongs

January 26, 2007 - Daryl Traynham is in rare company for a freshman...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 1.18.07 - 1.25.07

January 25, 2007 - Montrose is still top dog, but there has been movement by other teams...(more)

 

Austin’s Sears Waiting Until Spring To Sign

January 24, 2007 - Another baller from the Dirty South is receiving looks...(more)

 

 

Eagles’ Returning Depth Helps Defeat PCA

January 23, 2007 - National Christian and Progressive Christian tangled for the second time this year...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com B'More Area Power Poll - 1.12.07 - 1.21.07

January 22, 2007 - Towson Catholic again tops the i95Ballerz.com Baltimore Power Poll...(more)

 

 

 

Oxon Hill Clips Laurel

January 20, 2007 - The Oxon Hill Clippers are making their move in the MD PG 4A...(more)

 

 

 

Rebels Roll in MLK Classic

January 19, 2007 - Once again, i95Ballerz.com has its hand on the pulse of the Alabama basketball scene...(more)

 

i95Ballerz.com Power Poll - D.C. Area Edition

January 18, 2007 - D.C.'s 1.10.07 - 1.18.07 Power Poll is here...(more)

 

 

 

 

Bladensburg’s Williams Seals Win

January 17, 2007 - Bladensburg traveled to Suitland's hot gym last night...(more)

 

 

 

O’Connell Earns MLK Day Win At Carroll

January 16, 2007 - Carroll's (WDC) venerable gym was the scene for WCAC hoops yesterday...(more)

 

 

T.C. Takes It To West Po

January 13, 2007 - Last night, there was a clash in Alexandria, VA...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com B'More Area Power Poll - 1.4.07 - 1.11.07

January 12, 2007 - It's here, the i95Ballerz.com Baltimore Power Poll...(more)

 

 

Hagerstown’s Mency Representing

January 11, 2007 - Hagerstown product Dee Mency is showing he can ball...(more)

 

 

 

Williams Is Making A Name for Himself

January 10, 2007 - If you don't know Jasper Williams, you soon will...(more)

 

 

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 1.4.07 - 1.9.07

January 9, 2007 - Check out i95Ballerz.com's DC area Power Poll...(more)

 

 

 

Stags Take St. John’s Showdown, 66-60

January 5, 2007 - Trinity University was the site of the annual showdown between Dematha and St. Johnn's first round showdown...(more)

 

 

i95Ballerz.com D.C. Area Power Poll - 12.28 - 1.4.07

January 4, 2007 - Come check out the first installment of our Power Poll...(more)

 

Hibbert Could Be Part Of B’More’s Elite

January 3, 2007 - The Charm City has another potentially great player...(more)

 

 

 

NCA Holds Serve At Their House

December 31, 2006 - In the first of several meetings, NCA bested PCA last night...(more)

 

 

 

 

Diego’s Carter Lights Up The East Coast

December 28, 2006 - Marquise Carter turned heads in the D.C. area...(more).

 

 

 

Vann Is Still Available??

December 27, 2006 - Add Travon Vann to the list of talented players still not signed...(more)

 

 

 

Wright Leads St. John’s In Bounce-Back Bid

December 23, 2006 - Chris Wright paced St. John's College High School with 36 points, as that team defeated O'Connell...(more)

 

Philly’s Davis is Doing His Do in Central Jersey

December 22, 2006 - Jersey's Hun School has a Philly native who is poised to do work...(more)

 

 

Future Bear Thomas Excited, and Could Portend Developing Pipeline

December 21, 2006 - Desmond Thomas' signing with Morgan State not only provides that school an excellent player and young man, but a foothold as well...(more)

 

Canadian National Is Making An Impact In Nation's Capital

December 20, 2006 - Kris Joseph has traveled over 610 miles south, ending up in Washington, DC...(more)

 

Dynamic Duo Principal to Generals’ Success

December 19, 2006 - Lee High School, long a producer of talented ballers in Alabama, presently boasts a tandem...(more)

Gonzaga Takes Title of Its Tourney

December 18, 2006 - Gonzaga College High School took home the crown of it's tournament...(more)

 

 

Bullis Holiday Classic – First Day

December 16, 2006 - Check out i95Ballerz.com's coverage of the Bullis Holiday Classic...(more)

 

 

 

The World is Shaped Like a BBall Feature: Jamaica Basketball Development, Inc.

December 15, 2006 - In the first of an ongoing series regarding basketball internationally, we feature Jamaica Basketball Development, Inc. (more)

 

Beasley Working Into Notre Dame Prep’s Flow

December 14, 2006 - All-everything forward Michael Beasley is easing into life at Notre Dame Prep...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gonzaga Priming For Tourney

December 13, 2006 - The Eagles of Gonzaga are determined to win their tournament, this year...(more)

 

Improving Clayborn looking for offers

December 12, 2006 - Any colleges out there need an energized defender capable of scoring?...(more)

 

 

O’Connell Gets It Done in Examiner Tip-Off Final

December 11, 2006 - In the latest chapter of the DC vs Philly battle, O'Connell wins a chip for the Nation's Capital side...(more)

 

St. Benedict's and PCA Get It On In VA

December 9, 2006 - Alexandria, VA was the site of an East Coast clash last night...(more)

 

 

Good Counsel Holds Serve in the First Round

December 8, 2006 - Good Counsel advanced to the first round, in their annual season Tip-Off...(more)

 

St. John Neumann Puts It Down in First Round

December 8, 2006 - Carl Arrigale had his St. Johns Neumann squad pressing and running...(more)

 

 

St. Frances Starts Season in Stride

December 7, 2006 - Last night, Baltimore, MD was the sight of a rare intra-MD battle...(more)

 

 

Cousins Adding Face Up Game to Low Post Prowess

November 5, 2006 - Alabama's Demarcus Cousins is adding to his game...(more)

 

Good Gauge Provided by Bullis and St. John’s Scrimmage

November 29, 2006 - St. John's hosted Bullis in a scrimmage yesterday...(more)

 

Wise and St. Albans Use Differences to Prepare for Season

November 26, 2006 - Teams use the scrimmage season to prepare and nowhere was this more evident than yestrerday at St. Alban's...(more)

 

Smith Likes His Direction

November 23, 2006 - Nolan Smith, is expanding an already impressive hoops resume during his second year at Oak Hill Academy.... ...(more)

 

 

 

“Selfless Not Selfish” Tate Has Worked His Way to George Mason

November 22, 2006 - Isaiah Tate has taken a path to George Mason full of hard work and sacrifice...(more)

 

 

 

PCA Takes Scrimmage; Contest Gets Heated

November 21, 2006 - Progressive Christian traveled to Bishop O'Connell yesterday evening, producing a memorable scrimmage...(more)

 

 

 

 

Youngin’ Alert: Roscoe Smith

November 19, 2006 - In an effort to introduce young phenoms to the basketball public, i95Ballerz.com presents Roscoe Smith...(more)

 

 

 

Anderson Has Prepared Himself with Hard Work

November 17, 2006 - All summer, word was Dwayne Anderson was working hard at Villanova. Seems as though those saying that were right…(more)

 

 

Cribbs Set to Ball at ‘The Mount’

November 16, 2006 - Marlon T. Cribbs will be a Mountaineer in the Northeast Conference next year...(more)

 

 

 

Johnson Chooses to Hoop and Hurl at Gannon

November 15, 2006 - George Johnson has chosen to follow both his passions, at Gannon University...(more)

 

 

Oak Hill is Agreeing with Boyd

November 14, 2006 - Terrance Boyd is attending Oak Hill Academy, and feels the experience is great for him...(more)

 

 

Motivated Allen is Using Prep School to Prepare for ACC

November 11, 2006 - Soon to be VA Tech Hokie Jeff Allen is using his prep school experience to improve on and off the floor...(more)

 

 

 

Multi-talented Steele Keeps Options Open

November 10, 2006 - Following in the footsteps of both his father and brother, Andrew Steele is proving himself quite the athlete...(more)

 

 

DeMatha Signing Ceremony a Celebration of Success

November 9, 2006 - If you put it in terms of a hoops team, a starting five and a sub committed to play college ball in Hyattsville, MD yesterday...(more)

 

 

Pickett Re-opens Recruitment

November 5, 2006 - The Crimson Tide may still sign Rico Pickett to a LOI, but they still have to work at it...(more)

 

 

Athletic Young Has Made Himself Into a Player – Pt 2

October 31, 2006 - Part 1 discussed Sam Young's high school hoops experiences. Check out Part 2 for a reveiw of his time at Hargrave Military Academy, and Pitt...(more)

 

 

Team Philly vs. Team Maryland AAU Shootout A Success

October 29, 2006 - Oxon Hill High School (MD) was the site of an East Coast clash...(more)

 

 

 

Athletic Young Has Made Himself Into a Player – Pt 1

October 27, 2006 - Sam Young, a starter this season at Pitt, has constantly illustrated a desire to improve...(more)

 

 

 

Delaware’s Oliver is Generating Big Interest

October 25, 2006 - The First State has been a virtual hoops hotbed recently. Brian Oliver continues the trend...(more)

 

 

Peterson Picks Princeton – Choice is Win-Win for Both Parties

October 19, 2006 - Expect Princeton to benefit from Jeff Peterson's presence as much as he benefits from attending the school...(more)

 

 

After Journey, Pierre Headed to Chattanooga

October 18, 2006 - Since graduating in '03, Mookie Pierre has worked, and attended two junior colleges. It's been worth it, as he's headed to Chattanooga next year...(more)

 

 

Leopard’s Successfully Lure Wheeler

October 15, 2006 - Ben Wheeler will do his future backcourt hunting as a Lafayette Leopard...(more)

 

 

Marist Gets Nod from Gavin

October 13, 2006 - Jayde Gavin, a Bishop McNamara standout, is headed for Marist...(more)

 

 

 

Greg Monroe: Versatility is the name of his game

October 12, 2006 - Hailing from Lousiana, meet the young man many think is the best player in the class of 2008...(more)

 

 

Wise, New School on PG 4A Block, Not Looking to Take Back Seat

October 11, 2006 - Starting a new hoops program in a big time high school league is not easy task. Don't tell that to the Cousins Johnson...(more)

 

Boon Becomes a Bison

October 5, 2006 - As was the case with G'Town's Jon Wallace, Sparkman (AL) High School has produced another true student-athlete...(more)

 

 

 

Husker-to-be Harley Keeps Fighting

October 4, 2006 - Steve Harley, has traveled from Southeast WDC, to Temple Hills, MD, to TX, and soon, to NE...(more)

 

 

Beasley Is Settling in at Notre Dame Prep

October 3, 2006 - The number one player in not only D.C., but America - Michael Beasley - is now in Massachusetts...(more)

 

 

Curtis Malone: Reports of DC Assault’s Demise Exaggerated

September 26, 2006 - There has been a buzz that travel circuit juggernaut DC Assault is on the verge of 'falling off'. Not so says the organization's director, Curtis Malone...(more)

 

 

JaMychal Green Takes His Game to the Next Level

September 20, 2006 - Another Alabama product is generating major collegiate interest...(more)

 

 

 

 

Once Grinding Players on the Court, Norris is Now Coaching Them Up

September 19, 2006 - Baltimore product Kevin Norris has traveled from that city's Eastside, to Miami, pro leagues, and now is in Tallahassee. He has done his thing, at every stop...(more)

 

 

Ghanian Big Man on the Rise

September 18, 2006 - Major programs see the potential in 6'11", 240lb Bawa Muniru...(more)

 

‘Fatt Catt’ Now Prowls NMSU

September 16, 2006 - Hartford University can no longer claim Chris Cole as a Hawk...(more)

 

 

Creppie Heads From MEAC to Big West

September 14, 2006 - Michael Creppie, Jr., a 6'2" 185lb guard is leaving Baltimore's Coppin State University, to become a Highlander...(more)

 

Young to New Mexico State...(more)

Power Forward Supreme Rules the Summer Circuit...(more)

Bond Will Be a Wildcat...(more)

In Ginyard, O’Connell’s Loss is Columbia’s Gain...(more)

Wallace Does it With Skills, Competitiveness, and Intelligence ...(more)

Word is Bond, Aaron is Garnering Good Looks ...(more)

Tyreke Evans is Shakin’ Off the Haterst...(more)

AAU “Mid Major” and Dynamic Duo Enjoy Symbiotic Relationship...(more)

J.Y. and Colleges Await Test...(more).

Headed to Prep School, Mast Looking to Gather More Options...(more)

Matthews Standing Strong At Washington State...(more)

Commitment to Oklahoma not too “Early” for Chris...(more)

Watch Out Bowie State, Here Comes O.J. Wright...(more)

Young Works Hard Across the Board this Spring/Summer...(more)

‘Boo’ Jackson, Remaining at Manhattan, Expects Big Things...(more)

South Alabama Guard Soaring Towards the Big East...(more)

Bethesda Magic Work Their Mojo at Main Event...(more)

Versatility is the Name of Miles’ Game...(more)

Due to Bozeman, Morgan “Hibernating” No More...(more)

Herbert Poised to Emerge in B’More ....(more)

Baker to Shock the MVC...(more)

Armstead Moving Up and Moving on...(more)

A True Sleeper - Afam Muojeke...(more)

Update: Pickett Rollin’ into Vegas...(more)

Charm City Guard is Steady and Able...(more)

Five Who Were the Jam at Peach Jam...(more)

Small Town, Big Game for Sullivan...(more)

Ivory Wants to Show and Prove ...(more)

He May be “Young”, but He’s Ready...(more).

Ex-SSA Saint Smith Headed to Prep School...(more)

Cameron Long is Benefiting from Summer Experiences...(more)

Despite Talented Teammates, Lynch Distinguishes...(more)

Aric Embraces the Big A’s – Academics and Athletics...(more)

From Louisiana to New York, Cooks Impresses...(more)

Dodson is a Panther!...(more)

Flynn - a Star from The ‘Falls that Won’t Be Stopped...(more)

A Pair of Squires Show and Prove...(more)

Ralph Sampson III Seems to Have the Midas Touch...(more)

Pro City Summer Hoop Challenge Primes Teams for Open Period...(more)

McFarland is a Lesson in Perseverance...(more)

UGA-bound Bell Preparing for SEC..(more)

David Cox Lands Prime Pitt Job...(more)

DC Pro Am Championship Day Recap

June 26, 2006 - For the 16th year, the DC Pro Am once again served up top flight hoops action...(more)

Pickett Ready to Roll with the Tide...(more)

Thompson’s Still Getting it Done...(more)

Skill Development is the Key for Gibson...(more)

“Coming Into His Own”, Grant Garners Major Interest...(more)

Golden Child Awards Illustrate The Good In DC Hoops...(more)

Terps Land Bowie...(more)

PCA Now On Hoops Map...(more)

Virginia-based Ellison Has Taken His Game To New Places...(more)

A Weekend at Pro City...(more)

Pro Looks Have Started For McCray – Wizards Up First...(more)

Donte Has Been Dominating...(more)

“Solid” Nelson, is Solidly Impressing...(more)

Allmond is A-OK...(more)

Santiago is Getting it Done Academically and Athletically..(more)

Musings from the TOC...(more)

i95Ballerz.com AAU Game of the Year To Date - Playaz vs. Team Breakdown at the TOC...(more)

Sights, Sounds and Evaluations from the Memorial Day Classic...(more)

Pelham Shows Prodigious Ability at TOC...(more)

Beatty’s Back, Better Than Before...(more)

Brewer Takes Lemons and Makes Lemonade...(more)

One of B’More’s Best Heading to Prep School...(more)

Finals Live Up to Billing in Shootout...(open)

Shootout’s Semis Don’t Disappoint...(more)

Triple Threat Shootout in Championship Rounds...(more)

Though No Schollie Yet, Looks Coming for Bradshaw...(more)

Hoops in Oxon Hill – 1st Annual Triple Threat Shootout...(more)

DC Assault’s Fundraising Event To Be a Blast...(more)

Pride’s Recruitment is Starting to Heat Up...(more)

Ball Hawks Threesome Go Way Back...(more)

Late Starter McKie is Hungry and Turning Heads ....(more)

McMikle is Latest New Yorker to Blossom at NCA...(more)

Charlottesville Hosts D.C. Battle Royale...(more)

Team Jersey Withstands Hunting Park’s Comeback in Semis...(more)

Capitol Invitational Game of the Day - Friday...(more)

Smith’s embrace of leadership is obvious...(more)

Crusaders AAU – Don’t sleep on this Maryland-based AAU Crew....(more)

Proud Philly Product Directs Lutheran’s Showt....(more)

Staten Island’s Lawrence Generating Looks At Lutheran...(more)

Triple Threat Ascending to Elite Status...(more)

Derek Williams: Coming At You From Queens...(more)

Madness Does Work in Easter Weber...(more)

Local All-Stars Close but No Cigar in 33rd "Cap"...(more).

District All-Stars Take "Cap" Prelim...(more)

Bowie’s Patience and Focus Pay Off... (more)

Coach's Son Brown Balances Team and Family Well...(more)

Future Terp Jones Doesn’t Think He Has Arrived..(more)

Mike Foster Has Proven He Possesses the Goods...(more).

From Mizzou to DeMatha, Peterson is Showing Them...(more).

Rams Butt Wolverines Out of Championship Running...(more).

Raiders are Sharper Than Sabers, Advance to Finals...(more)

Pops Gets It Poppin’ For the Pats...(more)

Montrose Stakes Claim to #1 Ranking with Bowie’s Stick Back...(more).

Raiders are Comcast Bound!...(more).

Prep’s Young Making the Most of Gifts...(more).

O’Connell is VIST Semi-Final Bound...(more).

Breaking News: Brewer is a Jasper!!...(more)

NCA’s Bigs Lead the Way Against Riverdale Baptist...(more)

Green Powers Gonzaga to Quarter-Final Victory...(more).

Friendly Gets Big Numbers from Triplets in 78-70 Playoff Wint...(more)

Defense Fuels Clerk’s 103 Point Effortt...(more)

Johnson Displays Versatility on North Capitol and Beyond...(more).

Brewer, as He Does, is Turning a Challenge into a Positive....(more).

SSA Defeats G’Town Prep to Win IAC Championship*...(more).

NCA Garners Win by Amplifying Intensity...(more)

Eagles Grind Out Victory Versus St. Mary’s Ryken...(more).

No Question About Barney’s "Prime Time" Status.. (more)

Raiders Win Thriller – Suitland Represents Well In Defeat..(more).

Flowers Exhibits Ball Hawk Ability in 63-40 Defeat of Suitland. (more)

Roosevelt Raiders Hold On Against Crossland...(more)

“Tremendous” Wright Ensures Cadets Leave O’Connell Victorious...(more)

Eagles Starting to Understand the “Little Things Matter”...(more)

Bowman Chooses Gridiron at Happy Valley...(more)

Rematch of County Championship Game Has Different Result...(more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Players and plans of Langdon got to cheer last night.

Davon Wiley in Deanwood Summer Jam play.

Chawkoby 'Kobe' Hicks did his thing last night.

 

Chris Cole coaching them up this summer.

Obie Oleka during a worktout.

Action at Watts is hot!

 

 

That's James Gist, having pounded the tin.

Jahmar Young on the attack.

Greivis Vasquez is dropping dimes galore in Nike Pro City action.

Jamal Lewis is headed to the Ivy League.

Quinn Cook starred in previous Super Elite Showcases.

Jerry McFarland, head of VA Assault.

Jamal Lewis is on his grind.

 

Ken Johnson embraces to mental game also.

 

Kirven Rameau attacks the rim.

That's Chuck Glover working on the baseline.

Don't think Keithan Savage can't get up.

 

Jamel Artis gets of a shot.

This photo represents Team Interhigh's togetherness.

Malcolm Clarke (shooting) is still available for signing.

Broderick Stith finger rolls on Day 2.

 

 

 

Prince Okoroh to the hole.

Aquille Carr was relentless.

That's Montez Harrell dunking.

 

 

CCSU is getting a good one in Malcolm McMiller.

 

Mike Carrera simply did work in the NHSI.

Tyrone Johnson in action.

Jamal Lewis working in traffic.

 

Durand Scott comes home this weekend.

Tony Taylor tried to make it happen (Barron Photography)

James Robinson on the controls in City Title Game play.

 

American forward Vlad Moldoveanu put the ball in the basket.

 

Joe Kiely again put Oakland Mills on his back.

No, this isn't Shaq O'Neal, it's Beejay Anya.

Eric Vann paced BSU in scoring vs. VU.

 

Arianna Moorer wasn't the only one with a preplexed look on Sunday.

That's Quinn Cook converting under the hoop.

Jordan Goodman is schedued to play in the Presidential Hoopfest.

Devin 'Lil' Scrappy' Shuler in action.

 

Kethan Savage on the move.

Keith Shivers of Wise HS (MD)

Quinn Cook returns home this month.

Kyle Riley passes while Nate Clement defends. Both factored heavily last night.

Joe Kiely runs the show for Oakland Mills.

 

DJ Fenner gets to the rim in first half action.

 

 

Mark Gray debuts here Saturday (logo property of WJFK)

Derrick Colter used his drive to score, shoot free throws and dish last night.

Edison's Tyrone MacKale defended, as he's doing here, and scored.

 

Sherrod Baltimore gets to the rack.

 

Malcolm Clarke tries Mike Kobani.

Jamal Lewis with the teardrop.

Spencer Barks did work tonight.

Philly's Palestra hosts this year's Villa Classic.(en.wikipedia.org)

Nigel Johnson, Loudoun County's (VA) finest.

 

 

 

 

 

Kyle Riley helped stablize Howard, particularly early.

Jamal Lewis during a workout.

Beejay Anya used the NHSF to introduce himself.

Dorian Finney Smith does it all.

Stanford Robinson is a key cog in the Paul VI machine.

 

Gwynn Park's Brandon Ford can flat out score.

Mikael Hopkins (30), Victor Oladipo (23) and Tyler Thornton, are all NHSHF alumni.

Jamal Lewis goes up for two this summer.

Oregon State's Joe Burton played well down the stretch vs. Howard.

 

D.C. area products Mike Phillips and Vlad Moldoveanu battle.

 

 

 

 

Malcolm Clarke does more than battle for balls.

Jamal Lewis will put up numbers this year for Sidwell.

This is how it typically starts; drilling while young.

 

 

PG County (MD) C.C.'s campus.

Wil Carter (left) and some of the ASSIST Mid-Atlantic Showcase standouts.

Ladies from ASSIST's recent Showcase.

Mid-Atlantic Select's Malcolm Miller will play at Holy Cross. (photo courtesy of MAS)

 

 

Taylor Abt (right) is headed to Holy Cross.

Mid-Atlantic Select is on the grind.

 

W.T. Woodson and Team Takeover's John Schoof has chosen AU.

 

John Savoy packs a shot.

 

 

Jarvis Threatt and VA Assault teammate Marvin King-Davis are headed for Delaware.

 

 

Hugh 'Baby Shaq' Jones and the Goodman League All Stars held serve Sunday.

 

Beejay Anya scored at will in the Kenner final.

 

 

Tyrell Sitton of T.C. Williams was KFL MVP.

While impressive, this was not Lazar Hayward's most important shot.

 

Tony Skinn attacks the rim.

Isaiah Swann slices to the hoop.

Andrew 'Spongebob' Washington scores

Devin Miller, formerly of Potomac HS (MD) did work last weekend.

Chris Wright hopes to lead his DC Legends team to a Kenner title.

Kevin Smith drives in a tight space.

Expect Jerome Seagears to go off this weekend.

Jai Lewis, formerly of George Mason Univ. releases a jump hook.

 

 

 

 

Unfortunately John Crowder is not with us anymore.

Obi Oleka is a diamond in the rough; his basketball is ahead.

Ibn Muhammed, a Super Elite Showcase Sleeper.

Burgundy and Gold greats of old have been invited to the Garvin Foundation's golf tourney.

 

Adala Moto Arnaud put on a show during RHI Showcase play.

Jarvis Threat in VA Assault silks during last year's Super Elite Showcase

 

Gilbert Arenas, in last year's Kenner League.

Former G'Town player, Godwin Owinje.

Jerome Seagears on the move.

Philly's Amile Jefferson attacks the rim.

Tayshawn Scott steadied B'More Elite 15u down the stretch.

Tyler Hubbard shoots for Montrose Christian (photo vis Hubbard)

Jamal Wise got it done during the NBADL Tryout Camp.

Ted Leonsis addressing media, investors and employees yesterday.

Six of DeMatha's eight now graduated seniors.

 

This camp is free!

Quinn Cook's father is elebrated yearly.

 

Rodney McGruder during K-State action.

Wally Judge (center) yuks it up with Tyler Thornton (right) and Daryl Trayhnam.

Lionel Green in TYBS action.

Jordan Goodman attacking the rim for DC Assault.

Christian 'Pop' Leach was dominant in a losing effort.

Khalil Tate will bring his jumper to VA State.

Quinn Cook is expected to attack the rim this weekend in TYBS action.

 

Savon Goodman prepares to pound ye ole rim.

Desmond Hubert is slicing through foes.

 

 

Garvey Young will not be strapping up for Vermont anymore (UVMSports.wordpress).

Eric McKnight, formerly of Princeton Day, is headed to Iowa State.

Dorian Atkins dunking in Takeover's practice.

Nick Johnson drives baseline.

Cory Joseph in the open floor.

 

Durand Johnson gets some lift.

 

Jamal Lewis of DCA 16 Gold scores through contact.

Findlay's Tristan Thompson shoots over a seven footer.

Nick Johnson came up big for Findlay.

 

 

Chris Thomas scored almost at will in WISE 8 play.

 

Kareem Story helped seal the WISE 8 deal for KIMA (DC).

Markee Mazyck and Chavez were successful on WISE 8's first day, less so day two.

 

Brandon Young of Friendship Collegiate takes it to the hoop.

Quinn Cook at the cup in City Title action.

Ronkia Ransford and Ty Marshall go at it.

Jerian Grant, the i95Ballerz.com City Title Game's Man of the Hour.

 

Donte Thomas and Ballou bring quite a story into today's City Title Game.

 

 

Tyler Thornton tries to score over Vic Oladipo and Mikael Hopkins (30).

Gonzaga's Malcolm Lemmons at the rim.

Cecil Kirk's Cleveland Melvin

Kendall Smith goes for two first half points against Potomac.

Travis Baker attacks Ray Gattlin.

The Colts and Trainers went after it.

 

 

Paul Kirkpatrick of HU prepares to slam.

Shon Miller shoots through contact.

GW's Bryan Brynes finger rolls.

Charm City's Ricky Harris (5) straps up.

 

PCA's Kervin Rameau at the cup.

Moses Abraham and Deji Egbeyemi (front) lead PCA and NCA, respectively, this weekend.

 

Eugene McCrory plans to shoot for Seton Hall next year.

Norfolk's Kyle O'Quinn boxing out against Howard.

Chris Howard, on the controls at USF.

 

Wise HS's quartet of 2010 gridiron signees.

Travis Trim hit the game winning free throw vs. Life Center (NJ) for NCA (MD).

 

Daryl Traynham turning the corner.

Deji Egbeyemi (24) battles Moses Agbeya.

 

 

Markel Starks is passing the rock to you!

Yannick Crowder boxes out Howard's Curtis White.

Darius Smith with a nice pass after driving.

Chris Mast, of District Heights, MD (photo provided by Mast)

Da'Ron Wiseman took over during money time versus Friendship Collegiate.

 

 

Josh Hairston will compete in the Uptown Hoop Fest.

Justin Burrell drives against Darius Smith in Potomac vs Woodbridge action.

Prince Okoroh snagging a rebound.

Raleigh Egypt's (TN) Rashad Harris forces the issue.

Markee Mazyck leads Chavez (DC) in T.S. Holiday Classic play this weekend.

 

Zalmico Harmon is deftly leading Ballou.

Illavian Bonhomme is dubbed "Best Kept Secret".

Taylor Abt shooting his game winning free throw, while teammates Markel Starks (5) and Nate Eggleston (22) receive defensive instructions.

Quinn Cook is a DeMatha leader.

Treveon Graham is an all-around performer.

Josh Hairston (white shirt) is contesting shots at Montrose Christian now.

 

Daryl Trayham (3) during summer work with DC Assault.

 

 

Kendall Marshall scores during NBAPA Top 100 Camp action.

 

Mike Gbinije attacks the rim.

 

 

 

 

Deji Egbeyemi dunking in last year's Festival.

Justin Martin, now of the Academy at Mountain State. (Indy.com)

 

 

J.T. Terrell working on his game. (HoopsMixtape.com)

Ben Hazel gets to the cup.

Mason's Cam Long was hounded all night by GW.

 

Ibrahima Djinde during a recent PCA workout.

Riverdale Baptist's early signing period Class of 2009.

Lasan Kromah sprinting back into defensive position.

 

Cecil Kirk's Anthony Lewis

 

 

Jeremy Underwood signing his LOI.

 

Dytanya Johnson during last year's MD 4A Final Four (Johnson).

 

Coach Mike Jones with his DeMatha Basketball signees.

 

 

Percy Woods on the move for Harcum.

 

NCA's Jordan Omogbuhin, Deji, and Dakota Hindly

 

 

Travis Hyman boxes out a Marine who falls down.

 

Morgan State tried to sneak their way to victory.

 

Darrell Brooks (left) and members of his Bowie State staff.

 

 

Toure Somerville drives past another foe.

 

Curtis Pulley went off in the Charm City.

 

KIMA's Eugene McCrory

 

Grevis Vasquez is still relentless.

 

Romello Trimble, freshman phenom at Progressive Christian

KC Whitaker will lead Flint Hill this year.

Brandon Jenkins of PCA's prep team.

Quinn Cook

Da'Ron Wiseman is Potomac's (MD) floor general.

Markel Starks during NBAPA Top 100 action.

Gonzaga's (ball) Malcolm Lemmons will attend Robert Morris.

De'Mon Brooks is headed to Howard (Brooks)

Coolidge is led by Julian Underwood (l.) and Jeremy Williams this year.

 

Patrick Holloway is a new arrival to Paul VI.

Quinn Cook and DeMatha headline the NHSHF this year.

Roderick Smith (rear) will be counted on heavily by McKinley Tech's hoops program this year.

 

Diquan Coleman of Chavez (DC)

Ced Lindsay is a key cog for Gonzaga this year.

Greg Lewis pounds the rim.

 

Philly's Mustassa Jones is taking visits.

 

Roosevelt's Prince Okoroh doing plyometric training.

 

Mt. Vernon HS's (VA) Skylar Jones

Thomas Stone's Stephen Battle completes pull-downs during a training session.

Abeeb Ayobeji (with ball) and Jeffrey James are key factors for Bowie

 

Jonathan Aldridge of KIMA

 

W.T. Woodson's Max Lennox scores via a reverse layup.

 

Ballou's Dante Thomas looks poised to hit many jumpers this year.

 

Princeton Day's Eric McKnight could be one of the most hotly recruited players in DC-B'More this year.

 

Markee Mazyck attack ther rim in workouts.

Quinn Cook, DeMatha's leader.

Brandon Jenkins patting in a PCA workout.

 

Haniff Hill, Trainer Supreme.

Eric 'E' Brahnam in Goodman League action.

Justin Drummond was tabbed Kids First League MVP

Josh Selby, here drivin through contact at the Goodman League Charity Event

 

Andray Blatche is here driving versus Kevin Durant.

 

 

NBA standout Gilbert Arenas playing in the Kenner League.

 

 

Brian Chase, Kenner Championshp Game MV), defends Isaiah Swann

Roy Hibbert with a jump hook.

 

Pops Mensa-Bonsu played above the rim in a losing cause.

Isaiah Swann patting the ball in Kenner League action.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Darnell Dodson in '07, after his epic OT, triple double performance against Freedom-Woodbridge (VA)

Mo Creek and his mother, after Kenner League action

 

Mo Creek, here with South Kent Prep almost two years ago, has steadily improved.

 

 

Since playing for USA Basketball, Kevin Durant has been blistering competition in DC this summer.

Ryan Trafton is a hidden, unpolished gem from B'more.

John Henderson (40) played well last weekend.

 

 

JaVale McGee hopes to pound rims for USA Basketball (photo property of YouGotDunkedOn.com)

 

Zalmico Harmon is a central member of the God's Glory travel team.

Keion Carpenter, former Atlanta Falcon (photo property of BestSportsPhotos.com)

Prince Okoroh

Former Maret star, Darian Hooker (Youngentob)

Eric Atkins is not only a shooter, but ball passer as well.

 

 

Quinn Cook dominated during Showcase play.

 

Stan Robinson showed his future is bright this week.

Ovie Soko (white) was one of the Tip Off's top performers.

 

 

Josh Hairston, in his defensive stance during NBAPA Top 100 action.

Curtis Malone hit the links, in support of a good cause Monday.

Vann Whiftield with former player Beloved Rodgers.

Landon's Danny Rubin's ball handling work is evident.

 

Phil Wood is headed to the WVIAC for college.

DaJuan Summers signs an autograph for a young Detroit fan visiting the Charm City.

 

 

Tyrese Rice passing at his Wizard's workout.

B'Mo's Will Barton gets off a shot in NBAPA Top 100 play.

Jonny Flynn showed his skills during a recent workout with the Wizards.

 

Fordham University, in NYC's Bronx, hosted again the Rumble in the Bronx's championships.

Rumble in the Bronx 2009 was 'like that'.

 

 

Some parents should have this plastered on their foreheads. (property of staphocused.com)

Josh Selby, here smiling at last year's NBAPA Top 100, is set to return next week.

 

 

Reggie Williams is headed home (photo property of checkmycards.com)

 

Chris and Lesa Braswell.

 

 

 

MLB's interleague matchup between Washington and B'Mo is dubbed "Battle of the Beltways".

Grevis Vasquez will try and show the Wizards his skill set and emotional temperment are good for them today. (photo property of stetsports.com)

 

 

Who will Caron Bulter pass to next year?

 

Jala Harris is tabbed Ms. Basketball in Alabama.

Donte Greene, of the Sactown Kings and Baltimore (Photo properto of Zimbio.com)

Josh Langford for Hunstville, AL

Rodney McGruder and Percy Woods enjoyed Pentagon City Mall.

Andrew Fitzgerald is here cleaning the glass during first day Reebok A.A. Game workouts.

It is hoped the i95Ballerz.com/RBK A.A.Game offer will in some measure aid in developing the next Dante Taylor.

Terrell Vinson played for and was developed by the Baltimore Stars.

Adjehi Baru has big time player written all over him.

 

Eric Atkins with TYBS champion hardware.

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Things are looking up for Avery Bradley.

Tristan Thompson helps cut down the "National Championshp" nets.

Brian Allen and Oak Hill could win the NHSI.

Barry Barnes, interviewing UNC grad Antwan Jamison, likes the ACC over the Big East.

Taylor Abt battled his way to We Takin' Over recognition.

 

Thomas Robinson is slated for the Reebok All American Game.

Tyshawn Bell of Delaware set himself apart with his play.

Arenas returned after almost two seasons of inactivity with a giving mentality.

 

B'More's Corey Spence will head down 295 to DC for travel team ball.

Taevon Graham is making a name for himself.

 

We have the word on the Reebok All-American Game

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Antonio Barton was named to All-Tourney, First Team.

Will Barton helped lead Lake Clifton to a state 'chip' and 28-0 record.

 

Garrison Carr cutting down the nets after American's consecutive Patriot Leage championship.

Lasan Kromah's follow through is headed to Foggy Bottom.

Wise's Phil Wood was insrumental in his team advancing.

 

Mike Phillips made Assault via an open tryout. You could be next.

Raphaiel Putney, aka 'Skinny Man' was mentored by Allen Johnson.

Donte Thomas with MVP and championship hardware.

Troy Mathieu, DCIAA A.D., awards Carlieta Green the MVP trophy.

Brack Obama shook hands on the way out, after seeing his hometown Bulls fall to the Wizards.

 

 

Freshman James Ford scored 11 points, but it wasn't enough for Christchurch.

Former Squash All Beef standout Thomas Robinson

FAMU and Morgan State went at it Saturday.

Maryland's Kristi Toliver

Moph Yarou, headed for Villanova, is a man amongst boys at the high school level.

 

 

(Drawing property of Carlos Rocha)

St. Albans vs GTown Prep action.

Blake Bozeman had five points in Paul VI's losing effort to DeMatha last week.

Ballou's Donte Thomas dropped 30, but it wasn't enough against McKinley Tech.

Caron Butler didn't suit up for the Wiz last night. Nobody else stepped up.

Ed Tapscott has the look of a guy that wants to wring someone's neck.

Moph Yarou (21) and Eric Green (32) were the stars of the show when Paul VI took on Montrose.

Markel Starks, future G'Town Hoya

 

 

DC-area resident Toure Summerville attend's North
Carolina's Veritas Sports Academy
.

Terrell Vinson may be taking his game to a college near you.

Heat Academy's Kelvin Gaines

Blake Bozeman (22) and the Paul VI Panthers walked away with a tropy in the CB Classic.

 

 

Reggie Holmes, of Morgan State and 'The Charm', went off against Maryland. (photo property of MorganStateBears.com)

Bryon Allen plans to play for Huggins of WVU.

Wise's David Golladay.

LeBron James with Nick Young watching.

Malcolm Clark of Cesar Chavez

Simon Kilday impacts the game in a myriad of ways.

 

Aaron Davis, Josh Langford and Antwon Jackson, all of Johnson High (AL) were All-HTC selections

Butler's (AL) Justin Pride

Madison Academy's (AL) Kerron Johnson

Jerry McFarland (red), here with DC Assault in 2007, will help head VA Assault. (photo courtesy of DCA)

Levi Randolph of Bob Jones (AL) drives past a defender.

 

Grandy Glaze, a Toronto, Canada native, will be one of many talented players with Team Takeover Canada next year.

Theo Alexander

 

Jarrett Jack played the role of closer against the Wizards.

Anthony Estes of Northeast, D.C.

 

Barry Barnes

 

Jala Harris headlines a quintet of talented Bob Jones (AL) ladies headed to college.

 

Wise High School, site of this year's DTLR High School Hoops Festival

Xavier Hereford of Hunstivlle, AL, a young golf prodigy.

The Festival was so talent laden Maalik Wayns made the event's second team

Ayodeji 'Deji' Egbeyemi punishes the rim.

Phill Wood got it done for Wise

LaQuinton Ross of MS's Murrah High School (photo courtesy of Firth)

 

Chris Braswell doing his do in Cap Classic action.

 

NCA's Keith Ellington (picture courtesy of Brooks)

 

B'Mo's Roscoe Smith

 

 

The Patterson School's Logo (www.PattersonSchool.org)

 

David Golladay once again leads Wise (MD).

North Catholic's super-soph, Rakeem Christmas

Lawrence Smith of Bishop McNamara (MD)

Watch out, here comes Reggie Bullock. (photo courtesy of Gulledge)

Madison Academy's (AL) Karron Johnson gets his shot off. (Photo courtesy of Smith)

St. John's College Prep's Darnell Wiley

Paul VI's Erik Green in NBAPA Top 100 action.

Maalik Wayns in USA U18 action this summer.

 

Archbishop Carroll's coach, Clinton Perrow.

Vic Olidipo is one of the DeMatha Stag's herd of talented perimeter players.

Howard's Gill Jackson (left) and UIC's Jimmy Collins post game embrace.

O'Connell's Zalmico Harmon is the team's defensive stopper.

 

 

Saint Frances' (MD) Ronald Williams.

Editorialist Barry Barnes

Nardie Bogues (photo courtesy of Bogues)

MAL XO 'spit' at the Hip Hop Sneaker Boutique.

 

Philly native Dawn Staley. (photo courtesy of Allen Smith)

Howard's Randy Hampton

 

Andre Mattison has inked his LOI.

Trant Simpson averaged 15.5 points per game last season and is a 1st team All-SWAC performer. (Photo Courtesy of Sydney Jackson)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tyler Hubbard after Maryland Bull (AAU) action.

Gonzaga (DC) will lean on Ced Lindsay this year. (Picture provided by Turner)

 

Rest assured Ian Hummer will slam on Ivy League opponents

Jordan Roach, no doubt has skills.

Saint Frances Academy's 'Lil Ronald' Williams.

 

 

 

 

Lawrence Smith of Bishop McNamara MD).

Editorialist Barry Barnes

 

NFL standout and Hunstville, AL native Amobi Okoye.

 

 

Zalmico Harmon

Diamond Harris is proof positive the SE Tennis and Learning Center is making a difference.

CJ Fair

Former two sport Riverdale Baptist (MD) standout Diamond Avery made a key play for Morgan State.

 

 

Raphaiel 'Skinny Man' Putney

 

DerMarr Johnson, a DC area product.

DMV vs. Philly junior game MVP's Dion Waiters (left) and Markel Starks.

Thomas Robinson, with Squash All Beef this year.

 

Chris Braswell in Cap Classic action.

Barnes and Jamison.

Paul VI's Raven Barber

Skills Development Specialist and community concerned person, Haniff Hill.

Maxie Eshoo

Vic Oladipo is part of a talented DC group, scheduled to take on Philly.

 

Essex Community College's Mike Francis (i95Ballerz.com)

 

 

Philly is again invading the Capital area. (photo property of GPBOA)

 

 

Leslie Dennis is survived by his wife, Trina. (Asir)

 

 

Phil Martelli of St. Joes

 

 

John Underwood of Princeton Day (MD).

 

PONY is back!

The Steel City's Vaughan Morgan.

 

Chris Braswell and mom, Lesa Braswell.

 

 

How will Baltimore Assault's logo differ?

 

 

Mike Phillips, of DC Assault and Riverbend High School (VA)

Indiana's Tom Crean taught at the DMV Clinic.

 

Howard lines up against the mighty Rattlers.

 

 

Gil Areans (left) must have surgery...again.

 

 

Barry Barnes, Baltimore-based scribe.

 

 

 

 

 

DC Assault's Josh Hairston (left) and Tyler Thornton (right)

 

 

 

G'Town's Keerom Lawrence

 

Jala Harris is taking her skills to Conference USA.

 

Team Takeover's Keith Stevens (i95Ballerz.com)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maxie Esho in DC Assault silks.

 

 

God' Glory 17u members

 

Josh Selby had reason to smile last week.

Gus Gilchrist last May as EGOS, Inc Player of the Year.

 

Monica Malone identifying CAMM Golf Tournament winners.

 

 

Thomas Robinson plans to visit Big 12, Pac Ten, and Conf-USA schools so far.

Ian Hummer (blue) working on the perimeter in NBAPA Top 100 play.

Mike Sellers is rumbling out the backfield for a pass.

Rookie Maurice Mann catches a pass over Leigh Torrance.

Vic Olidipo

Josh Langford is one of the fastest rising players in the nation.

Despite his travel team leaving early, Rodney McGruder made 1st team All Agent Zero.

Triple Threat's Brendan Bald impressed in Agent 0 play.

 

Thomas Robinson

 

 

Va Invitational Open Class All-Star Jemal Brown.

Jay-R Strowbridge

Alabama A&M signee Shane Burrell

D.C.'s Shaun Duffy

NBAPA MVP Kenny Boynton

Kendall Marshall drives left around a defender in NBAPA Top 100 action.

Isiah Philmore driving to the cup.

Dante Holmes of St. Frances Academy

Andre Dawkins

Golden Child Pro game MVP, Brian Chase and his daughter

 

 

Leslie McDonald is one of the premier players in the country

Gus Gilchrist, during action last school year, will no longer be in College Park.

 

 

 

Mouphtaou Yaro will surely be interviewed more in the future.

Thomas Robinson is now a highly recruited student-athlete.

 

Tristan Spurlock in Boo Williams (AAU) silks.

DaShonte Riley

Beloved Rodgers of Princeton Day

Jordan Roach excelled in TYBS action.

 

Steve Sims (left), with his Coolidge Colt coach, Vaugan Jones.

Rodney McGruder not only was named First Team all-17u, but also received title game MVP honors.

DCA's Tamir Jackson lines up a shot.

Southern Classic Action.

 

 

Najee Hibbert, here at a DeMatha open practice, will suit up in Texas A&M silks in 2009.

Chase Robinson

Malcolm Armstead

Phillip Williams is headed to J-State.

 

'Dirky' Washington helped lead DC Assault to a crown.

DeMario Anderson has proven he's one of the best in the East.

 

 

 

 

Zach Webb (right) was key in the District team's victory...(more)

Syracuse's Donte Greene

Alabama forward Patrick Carr has seen his recruitment take off recently

Troy Franklin amongst the trees.

Frankie Sullivan thrilled Alab-Miss All-Star game patrons.

Dante Taylor won not only the title with NCA, but also age and tourney MVP honors.

JaMychael Green is headed to Alabama.

NCA's Dante Taylor (left) and 3D's Ben Montgomery jump ball in a semi-final battle.

 

One part of Gwynn Park's (MD) backcourt crew, Harold Washington (22) will be a Bobcat.

 

 

LA combo guard Terrell Ellwood

Chase Robinson has recieved interest from schools all over the country.

Melvin Tabb came up from NC and dominated.

 

Largo's Donald Moses

Snow Hill's Trevon Johnson

Thomas Stone's Rodney Clark

Largo's pep band and Mascot rocked the house

 

 

 

Karron Johnson has led Madison Academy to a three-peat in Class 3A

Justin McCoy on the move against Loyola.

Sean Mosley played with both strength and skill.

Whether for Wise HS (MD) or Triple Threat AAU, David Golladay makes it happen.

Former i95Ballerz.com feature target Jala Harris (driving) led her team to an AL State title.

Ralph Eason being carried off the court with AL 5A hardware.

Though his team didn't win, Beloved Rodgers put on a show for Pinceton Claremont.

Alvin Brown (white) and Elan DeJourdan position themselves in the paint.

 

Crutch-laden Steve Turner coached his Gonzaga team to a title.

As he's done all year, Jason Clark stood out for O'Connell.

 

IAC '08 Tourney MVP, Gavey Young

Garvey 'G' Young

David Diakite (15) has worked tirelessly on his game.

Erick Green in Millbrook silks. (photo provided by Green)

Chavez' Tyson Easter (bended over) played well vs. Gilman.

Jason Clark with his G'Town LOI

 

 

Tyler Thornton is leading Gonzaga as he did DC Assualt last summer.

Sean Thomas provided 30 points for Gwynn Park.

Zach Webb, here at the line against All Hollows, does a little bit of everything.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LaBrent Walker, 8th grade phenom.

Malcolm Armstead of AL.

Aleks Mitrovic, of Archbishop Carroll.

 

Andre Mattison of Coolidge High

Kris Joseph and Rodney McGruder (guarding) in warm ups.

Bawa Muniri in Madison Academy (AL) gear.

Denzell Holmes

Gilbert Foundation tourney MVP, Thomas Robinson

Butler High's (AL) Trevor Lacy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sophomore Joshua Langford is rising to the top.

 

Edison's Kendall Wallace did work in quarterfinal action.

 

Talib Zanna with MVP hardware

Markee Mzyck in triple threat position.

 

Ian Hummer, Gonzaga DC Classic MVP, signs autographs for young fans.

 

Derek 'Dirky' Washington

Ralph "Baby Ralph' Sampson III instantly gives Tubby Smith and the Gophers a national recruit to build upon.

Cam Johnson at the foul line.

 

Tyreke Evans of American Christian

Courtney Fortson of Patterson Prep.

Freed-Hardeman U's Ced Austin (photo property of FHU).

Neumann-Goretti at the Charm City Classic

 

 

Mo Creek in South Kent silks.

Tyreke Evans in Team Final (AAU) silks.

 

Jason Clark, with hardware, and Kevin Jones last year.

Sophomore Dante Holmes

Wise's Delonta 'Big 50' Boyd battling for a rebound.

 

 

Rodney McGruder is a force at Carroll.

The Towson Catholic Owl.

 

 

All everything center, J'Mison Morgan (25)

Isaiah Philmore will lead his John Carroll team in the Charm City Challenge this weekend.

DeMatha Catholic High School

Members of Chavez' team, including asst. coach Malcolm Battle (center)

 

 

 

 

Riverdale Baptist forward Matt Graves.

 

Fairfax, VA's Paul VI High School

 

 

Beware the Patterson Bulldogs

The Bronx, NY's St. Raymond's seal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Floor leader supreme, Marc Hill

Shane Burrell

Chris Martin in DC Assault silks.

Stephen Griffin

Fairfax, VA's Paul VI High School

Gary, IN's Phil Williams.

Tikki Mayben and son.

Vic Akinyanju

Stephen Griffin is a Washington Shock success story.

Lasan Kromah, a close to 3.0 GPA student, during Hoop Magic Back to School Showcase action.

Coolidge HS's Derreck Washington (with ball) and Bruce Littles (15) both made Fall Jamboree All-Star squads.

DaQuante Thompson led his team to the Fall Jamboree's title.

Gus Gilchrist last year verus National Christian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Entrepreneur and sports professional, Curtis Symonds

Troy Franklin (blue shirt) is headed to Towson University.

Frankie Sullivan

 

 

 

NW D.C.'s Rick Branham (Picture provided by Branham)

 

DeMatha's Phillip Green shoots a foul shot.

Jordan Clarke, of Good Counsel High School (MD).

 

Coolidge Colts Derek Washington (with ball) and Bruce Littles (15), prepare for pick and roll action.

 

Mo Creek (8) and Erick Green (2) helped lead Triple Threat to yet another tourney crown.

Deshonte' Riley hails from 'The D' (Detroit)

West Po's Craig Gaylord

 

Garvey Young and his dad, John.

Tyler Thornton (right) of DC Assault and Pitt Storm's Chris Klinchock.

Terrelle Woody after a recent workout.

 

High Flying Carolina swingman, Angelo Sharpless

 

 

Lavance 'Boogie' Pennington (photo courtesy of Rembert)

 

A collage commemorating Ali Johnson's life.

Delonte 'Big 50 Boyd' with Triple Threat coach, Ken Johnson.

Greenbelt, MD's Jon Ntoko, in Hampton gear.

 

Jordan Clarke of Good Counsel High School. (photo provided by V. Clarke)

John Wall, was definitely a standout performer.

Lasan Kromah helped lead Triple Threat to a 17u championship.

Yancy Gates, from Cincinnati, OH, is seen here putting defender on his hip in NBAPA Top 100 play.

 

Andrew Steele (right) and JaMychal Green played together at the NBAPA Top 100 this summer. Will they do the same at Alabama next year?

Sean Mosley, with Gonzaga Tourney All-Event hardware.

Ron Anderson

Max Kenyi (right) and his Gonzaga coach, Steve Turner

Pat Carr of Hunstville, AL

Laurelton, NY's Sean Crawford (Crawford)

Maryland's Ron Anderson.

Ralph Sampson Jr., at last years NBAPA Top 100 Camp.

Darnell Dodson, during last year's inter-state, thrilling victory over Freedom-Woodbridge (VA).

 

 

 

 

To the victors go the spoils - DeMatha's Kenner League High School champ trophy

 

Peekskill, NY's Mookie Pierre at the NBAPA Top 100 Camp.

Cedric Jackson

 

 

 

 

Nat Burton (white), int'l pro, defends NBA All-Star Gilbert Arenas in Goodman League play.

 

Lousiana's Greg Monroe

 

 

Meanstreets guard Phillip Williams can play off the ball as well run the point.

 

 

Syracuse University's Carrier Dome

Mo Hubbard, at last month's NBAPA's Top 100 Camp.

Isaiah Armwood and his father Gerald, before Southern Invitational action in June.

Prince George's County MD's, Mike Lewis.

 

 

Najee Hibbert looks forward to the academic and athletic challenges facing him. He also likes DeMatha offense".

Coaches Greg Brown (end left) and Ken Betts (end right) provide basketball instruction to many Huntsville area children.

Josh Smith did work again last weekend.

Gus Gilchrist, here at PCA this season, was dominant during the MD Hurricanes Tournament.

 

 

 

 

Jason Burns, early last season for O'Connell, with all-Examiner tourney hardware.

 

DC Assault's 16 and under team, at the NJ Nets facility.

 

 

Wise newcomer, Jason Burns.

 

Daniel Orton (104) and Michael Dunnigan prepare to start the 2007 NBAPA Top 100 Gold Division title game.

 

Formerly of Kansas, but now hailing from Bel Air, MD, Isaiah Philmore is turning heards.

 

DC Assault's Ron Anderson.

Jasper Williams, with GCAF hardware.

Kevon Moore is not only switching positions, but refining his overall game.

Tony Skinn before an E.G.O.S., Inc. workout.

 

 

Nick Williams sizes up a foul shot.

 

 

 

Former college star and current European League Pro, Tony Skinn, was one of the event's counselors.

Troy Franklin, Jr., in Baltimore Stars silks

Sean Mosley did his thing for Mt. Royal/Team Melo (MD).

The Hoops Observer, preparing to ride down Interstate 85 before the TOC.

Floor leader Andrew Steele.

The Lasers' high scoring guard, Frankie Sullivan (rt.), guarded Tyreke Evans, one of the best in the class of 2008.

 

High scoring guard Frankie Sullivan returns as the Lasers top threat.

 

 

 

Kathy Lewis (center), mother of Larry Williams, participates in a pre-event motivational speech and prayer.

Chase Robinson shows concern is not dead, in the Dirty South. (McDowell)

 

 

Jemal Barney, seen here after his team's 2005-2006 MD Final four defeat, has left Providence (i95Ballerz.com)

Mookie Jones (white) and Henry Sims.

Braxton Dupree, at a D.C. Charlie Weber event.

 

 

 

Kwame Morgan of Largo (MD) High School.

The Observer is seen here, about to emcee a Caribbean basketball clinic prior to the Southern Invitational

Kurtis Woods

Joston Thomas of National Christian

 

Gus Gilchrist, Jasmine Thomas, Deontay Twymon (l. to rt.), were named P.O.Y. by E.G.O.S. yesterday evening.

 

Gus Gilchrist and family, after the broadcast of Sports Talk with Glenn Harris.

Prince George's County, MD product, Adrian Bowie.

Kim English of Cecil Kirk (AAU) and Randallstown High School (MD).

Golden Child Awards President Bill Wright, with Tyrone Armstead and a sponsor form Safeco, Inc.

 

 

 

 

Peggau, playing in front of college coaches at the Weber East Hoop Fest.

Evann Baker (looking away), with the Maryland Madness AAU/travel team last summer.

 

DeMatha's boys team will be a world away from its Hyattsville, MD campus (above) this week.

 

Eastern High School's (DC) Josh Smith used the D.C. Shootout to further make a name for himself.

Philly's Nurideen Lindsey electrified Weber Spring Fling fans.

 

Chase Robinson has generated more interest for himself. (McDowell)

 

McClain is driven to be a factor in the Big East.

 

De Herford has made his choice.

 

 

Will Martell (right) and Frank Ben-Eze (center) prepare to battle.

Bawa Munir, a native of Ghana, West Africa, is one of the multitude of young people William "Wig" Pearson impacted

 

John Flowers, as a junior at St. Mary's Ryken. (i95Ballerz.com)

Jeff Peterson is a Hawkeye!

St. John's Catholic Prep's Dee Mency

Jeff Peterson is still on several school's recruiting boards.

Deontay Twyman inbounding the ball at the Capital Classic.

Antonio Barton (left) and C.J. Fair (right)

Mike Beasley was named McD Player of the Game. (McDowell)

A younger Austin Freeman poses at what will be his future school, G'Town.

 

D-One Sport's Chris Turner.

Chris Braswell (orange) and Henry Sims (right) battled.

 

Jeff Peterson (10) and Deontay Twyman (11) steadied their Capital All-Star team, greatly aiding its victorious effort.

Nima Omidvar, coach of several AAU teams, including the MD Prospects.

 

 

Businessman and sports enthusiast, Curtis Malone

Suitland, MD's, Marcus Ashton

Ameer Ali of Progressive Christian Academy

Future SEC baller, Rico Pickett

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alabama's Chase Robinson (McDowell)

Triple Threat Orange's 17-under standout, Kevon Moore.

 

T.C.'s Mike Davis (left), prepares for the game's jump ball against PCA's Wayne Dorsey.

Hunstville Alabama's Kurtis Woods earlier this season. (McDowell)

O.J. Johnson (blue pants) and Kenny Johnson (blue jacket), instruct Workout attendees on a drill.

 

Melvin Middleton, one of the best to have laced them up in the D.C. area.

Jeremy Baker (picture property of GCCC)

 

Hunstville, AL's Joshua Langford

 

 

Magruder's Julien Bouil (33) battles all-everything swingman Darnell Dodson for the game's jumpball.

 

Paris Horne, Greg Hill, and Justin Burrell - Bridgton Academy's dangerous trio.

Bawa Muniru and a host of others showed their skills during Alabama's state championship.

 

Sean Hawkins (l.) and Darnell Dodson (r.) have proven a dangerous duo this season.

 

Rodney McGruder, in warm-ups at Archbishop Carroll this year.

 

NCA's senior point guard, Brian McMikle, is leading the Eagles to a strong finish of the season.

Members of DeMatha's team flish their three sign, signifying the school's third consecutive title.

 

 

Members of Our Savior's Sudanese Crew: (l. to r.) John Riek, Thon Luony, and Steven Yien

 

Antonio Haymon's wins the overtime session's jump ball.

 

A day after Lewis Howard (left) received hardward for coaching Largo to the PG County championship, he led his team in a scrimmage versus PCA.

Jerai Grant, a Clemson-bound frontcourt player, anchors DeMatha.

 

Largo's mascot was a happy camper yesterday evening.

Antonio Haymon, after a recent victory.

 

Bobby Shannon, above at a recent D.C. area game, is growing up.

The Broad Run Spartans dispaly their Dulles District hardware.

 

 

Sophomore guard Jala Harris (# 20) drive to the hoop for two. (Picture courtesy of Harris)

Antonio Haymon (left), Tracey Smith, and Anthony McClain all made the All-Classic squad.

 

Mt. Zion Academy's Karron Johnson

Jeremiah Bowman (left) and Gary "Chip" Artis have led Notre Dame Academy up the rankings.

Brian McMikle at last summer's Southern Invitational travel team event.

Senior guard Kurtis Woods torched Johnson for 31 points (McDowell)

Dwayne Bryant, Prep's coach, has tweaked his lineup.

Austin Freeman, shown here as a rising junior, leads DeMatha to the #1 ranking. (i95Ballerz.com)

DeMatha's Jeff Peterson

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De Hereford can put up numbers and find open teammates.

Mookie Pierre (left) and Emmanuel Jones (right) are seen here in the Riverside C.C. locker room. (courtesy of Jones).

John Kamara supplied both points and ball handling in his team's decisive victory over Wise (MD).

Adrian Bowie, here in Triple Threat (AAU) silks, stars at Montrose Christian this year, and will attend Maryland next season.

Malcolm Delaney is helping to keep Towson Catholic atop the B'More Power Poll Standings.

Dodson dropped a triple double, and scored his 1,000th point against Freedom-Woodbridge.

Trant Simpson is yet more proof that recruiting is an imperfect science, and as such good players are overlooked by big schools constantly. (Picture courtesy of McDowell)

Chris Wright (3) of St. John's is seen here after releasing a long ball.

 

Basketball world, meet Daryl Traynham.

Terrell Vinson, is seen here at the line for Montrose (Picture courtesy of Brooks).

 

 

6'2" PG LeJay Sears is receiving solid mid-major looks. (Picture courtesy of I. McDowell)

 

Wilbur O'Neal is seen here shooting a foul shot, late in the game. Ernest Watson awaits the outcome.

 

Sean Mosley (St. Frances) and Malcolm Delaney - #2 - (Towson Catholic) not only helped lead Team Melo last summer, but have also helped their high schools to lofty Power Poll rankings.

 

i95Ballerz.com Player of the Game: James Grant (left), receiving defensive attention.

Butler High School is led by Diamon Alexander.

Montrose Christian sophomore Terrell Vinson (blue), is seen here with the Bethesda Magic in North Carolina's Tournament of Champions this summer. Vinson is a key component of his #1 ranked team.

Jerald Williams: i95Ballerz.com's Player of the Game

O'Connell's Jason Clark (left) and Kendall Marshall (far right), position themselves for a rebound, against Rodney McGruder (center).

 

 

Donte Greene, bound for Syracuse, leads Towson Catholic to the top listing in our Power Poll

 

Dee Mency showed those who attended the Gonzaga DC Classic he belongs in any discussion regarding offensive juggernauts.

 

Jasper Williams, as put by his high school coach, has made himself "a headline type player".

Adrian Bowie leads Montrose Christian into this week's top spot. (Photo property of i95Ballerz.com)

 

Austin Freeman showed he is truly an basketball talent to be reckoned with.

 

Dematha tops the Power Poll!

 

Najee Hibbert, shown here at the Gonzaga DC Classic, is getting major looks from colleges.

Antonio Haymon (above) used verbal motivation, as well as the memories of a past foul shot miss, to motivate himself.

Marquise Carter (left)and Jeff Withey are shown here. Many came to see Withey, but left equally impressed with Carter.

St. John's College Prep guard Travon Vann, seen here during the Gonzaga DC Classic Tournament.

Georgetown-bound Chris Wright, is being attended to here by his coach, Paul DeStefano (red), and another official. Wright returned to ensure his team's victory.

Doug Davis prepares for a foul shot. (Photo courtesy of J. Stone)

Desmond Thomas - shown after an AAU game - shared this summer he averaged “like 11 points and 6 assists” for Saint Frances Academy last season.

Kris Joseph has integrated well into the Archbishop Carroll (WDC) community.

 

 

Gonzaga's coaching staff (l. to r.): Assistants Keirth Urgo, Keith Beckett, and Juan Hill. Head Coach Steve Turner is far right.

Bullis' Bruce Kelly (foreground), is seen here matching coaching wits with Potomac School's Sean Whalen.

The principals of Jamaica Basketball Development, Inc. are helping young people on that island.

 

 

 

Michael Beasley, seen here in DC Assault silks, is headed for Kansas State (picture courtesy of Rivals.com)

 

Gonzaga's floor emblem will have many talented feet on it, come Friday.

 

Dionte Clayborn has proven himself to be a baller of note, in Alabama. (Photo property of McDowell/i95Ballerz.com)

 

Bishop O'Connell's team is seen here rejoicing their tourney championship.

Danny Hurley, St. Benedict's coach, is seen here preparing his super soph, Gregory Echenique, for the second half fray.

Hike Hibbs, Good Counsel's coach, is seen here imparting strategy to his team.

Philly's St. John Neumann has traveled to the D.C. area for the Good Counsel Tip Off

 

St. France's Three Amigos - (left to right) Sean Mosley, Aric Brooks, and Najee Hibbert

 

Erwin High School's Demarcus Cousins is widely thought to be the top sophomore post player in the nation. (Picture property of McDowell/i95Ballerz.com)

Paul DeStefano (center), a fixture amongst coaches in the D.C. area, is seen here imparting directions to his St. John's charges.

Wise, coached by Gennard Johnson (with clipboard and Ken Johnson (far left), found St. Albans' frequent tactic changes challenging.

Nolan Smith (right), shown here after a game last season, is priming himself well for Duke University (Picture is property of i95Ballerz.com).

 

Isaiah Tate, sporting a GMU cap after signing his letter of intent to attend that school, is primed for a big senior season at Dematha Catholic High School.

 

 

Gus Gilchrest, a future VA Tech Hokie, shown here after the game, was a 'beast' in the paint offensively and defensively vs. O'Connell.

 

Roscoe Smith, seen here after starring in the Team Philly vs Team Maryland AAU Shootout, was persued by many high schools, before choosing B'More's Walbrook.

 

Dwayne Anderson, always a great shooter, has not only strengthened that skill but his entire game this summer. (Photo supplied by Villanova University)

 

Marlon T. Cribbs, a DeMatha Catholic High School senior, is seen here signing his letter of intent.

George Johnson joins fellow Nova United alumni Brandon Altman, Marcus Lemon, and Will Johnson at Gannon. (Picture courtesy of R. White)

 

Boyd, a DC Assault mainstay, is a physical Class of 2009 swingman, from Norman, OK. (Photo courtesy of Rivals.com)

D.C. product Jeff Allen, seen here after DC Summer Hoop Challenge action, has an uncanny ability to do whatever his necessary for victory.

 

This summer playing with the Alabama Challenge, Andrew Steele showed he is indeed not only a top football recruit, but a hardwood standout as well. (photo courtesy of Scout.com)

 

Six future college basketball players either signed letters of intent or orally commited yesterday, at DeMatha Catholic High School (pictured above)

 

Rico Pickett seen here at the NBAPA Top 100 camp this summer, has decided to continue his recruitment process. (picture property of i95Ballerz.com)

Sam Young, shown here in Pitt silks, didn't rest on his laurels this summer, he was hard at work improving. (Photo provided by S. Young)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As a freshman at Pitt last year, Sam Young (dunking) showed he belonged in the Big East. (Picture via PittsburghPanthers.com)

 

Bear, DE's Brian Oliver - a Jersey transplant - has shown mutliple skills at William Penn HS, and with the Playaz organization.

 

Before Jeff Peterson attends Princeton next year, he plans to help lead DeMatha to great things. (photo property of i95Ballerz.com)

 

Mookie Pierre, a 6'4" guard will join the Mocs of Chattanooga next season.

 

During the next four years, Patriot League observers will see Ben Wheeler not only score, but lead his team and consistiently find the open man.

Jayde Gavin takes his multi-facted game to Marist next year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G.W. Boon has committed to play for the Patriot League's Bucknell University. (Photo property of Ivan McDowell)

 

5'11", offensive minded guard Steve Harley his committed to Nebraska (photo property of SPC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Curtis Malone, seen here at Riverdale Baptist's fall league, has been a leading AAU/travel team feature in the D.C. area and nationally, for over a decade.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kevin Norris, a coach at Tallahassee Community College, feels he has found his life's work. (photo property of TCC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michael Creppie Jr., is pictured here after Kenner League action, at Georgetown's McDonogh Arena.

Baltimore's Jahmar Young, a scoring guard, has commited to play for another backcourt scorer - Reggie Theus - at New Mexico State.

Blessed with size and athleticsm, Pat Patterson has honed his skills, and as such is one of the most highly sought after power forwards in the Class of 2007.

 

 

 

 

Ron Ginyard, shown kneeling, has taken a job with Columbia University's basketball program.

 

 

Nova United, has made a name for itself by serving a niche under-focused upon by fans, but followed intently by schools.

 

 

 

Chris Mast, seen here during the 33rd Annual Capital Classic's preliminary game, finishing with 12 points, 11 rebounds, 1 block, and 1 steal

Chris Matthews, seen here during a home game last year, at Washington State University. (Photo Courtesy of WSU)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Garvey Young (left), a member of the class of '08, is a proven competitor who values academics and athletics.

 

Staying at Manhattan College, Boo Jackson will compete for minutes at the shooting guard and scoring forward positions.

 

Nick Williams will bring athleticsm, skills, and a great attitude to Marquette in 2008.

 

 

Main Event 16 and under champs, the Bethesda Magic.

Major colleges are hot on the traile of Nate Miles, seen here at Nike's Peach Jam.

 

 

Brandon Herbert (right), is progressing nicely as a point guard.

Evan Baker, shown here with Maryland Madness coach Ennis Whatley, has earned a schollie "the hard way".

SEC, Big Ten, and Conference USA schools are recruiting Malcolm Armstead.

 

 

Standing 6'6" and boasting a 7'0" wingspan, Afam Muojeke's recruitment is starting to take off.

Ball State and Siena lead for B'more lead guard, Desmond Thomas

 

Frankie Sullivan, a 6'2 guard, showed at the Peach Jam he belongs with the Class of 2008 elite.

 

Anthony Ivory is putting in work to prepare himself for the rigors of Atlantic 10 basketball.

Andre Young recently competed in Nike's prestigious Peach Jam.

 

 

Ramon Smith, seen here shooting in the VIST tournament.

Cameron Long sat down with i95Ballerz.com at the NBA Players Association Top 100 Camp in June.

Tyrell Lynch, shown here outside of Duke's Cameron Indooor Stadium after a travel circuit game, has garnered looks from high major programs.

 

 

 

Brandon Cooks, a high flying foward from Thibodaux, LA has been turning heads up and down the East Coast, from Richmond, VA to 'Noo Yawk'

 

Darnell Dodson, a leading player in the Washington, DC area, will play for Jamie Dixon and Pitt in 2007. Dodson, once primarily a shooter, is now a more complete player.

Jonny Flynn has committed to attend and play for Syracuse University in 2007. As vesatile as he is touch, Flynn should make a serious impact there.

 

James Tyler (left) and Karron Johnson, two Richmond Squire (AAU) standouts, proved they more than belonged at the NBAPA Top 100 Camp.

Ralph Sampson III, pictured here at the NBAPA Top 100 Camp. Though still developing, the soon-to-be junior has been on successful teams throughout his high school career.

 

Chris McFarland, formerly of Riverdale Baptist School, will be playing two guard, in the Northeast Conference next season

 

 

 

Jerai Grant, a 6'8"center/forward for DeMatha Catholic High School and Maryland Madness (AAU), has improved tremendously over his hoops career. He's poised for a big summer, and regular season. Recruiters have taken notice.

 

 

 

Eric Henderson, here with his father Jay Blackmon (left) and mother Nadine Blackmon (right). Bill Wright, co-founder of the Golden Child Award Foundation is standing behind Eric.

 

 

Adrian Bowie is seen here, in triple threat position. During this summer, he is playing for Triple Threat, a powerhouse AAU team based in the D.C. area.

 

 

Tim Ellison played a support role for Edison High School (Alex., VA) last year, but will be a key cog in the Eagle's attack this season.

 

 

Chris McCray, seen here at Maryland's Comcast Center, has embarked on his professional hoops career.

 

 

Team Melo's Donte Greene, pictured here at the Triple Threat Shootout.

 

 

 

Anthony Nelson, at the line during the Gibbons Tournament of Champions.

 

 

Corey Allmond, shown here at a recent tournament with Triple Threat.

 

 

The Playaz Family, including professional and collegiate alumni.

 

New Jersey's Miles Beatty, seen here in Playaz silks

 

 

 

Johnny Higgins of Cecil Kirk AAU

 

 

Keith Stevens, founder and head coach of Triple Threat

 

Three Ball Hawks - Rick Jackson, Aaron Abbott (coach), and Scoop Jardin (left to

 

Brian McMikle at the line during the recent Southern Invitational on UVA's campus

National Christian at the Southern Invitational

 

 

 

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