Greensboro Day School’s Carson McCorkle gets an offer from the University of Virginia Cavaliers

Posted by Andy Durham on September 11, 2018 at 1:39 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from Jamie Oakes at Wahoos 24-7.com and as seen on Twitter: Tony Bennett and the UVA Basketball staff extended their first offer in the 2021 class on Monday evening. Bennett, who is generally hesitant to pull the trigger on an offer this offered, extended an offer to 2021 Greensboro (N.C.) Greensboro Day School shooting guard …Read the Rest…

Following in the footsteps of deceased Coach Daryl Steele, Shonna Polk is the new women’s basketball coach at Northeast Guilford High School

Posted by Press Release on September 10, 2018 at 2:24 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

**********New Coach for NE Women’s Basketball********** Shonna Polk has been named the new women’s basketball coach at Northeast High School. She was an assistant coach last year under the late Daryl Steele. Coach Polk stated, “the transition to head coach is bittersweet, I am focused and dedicated to bringing my passion for basketball to the …Read the Rest…


Former Michigan Wolverines’ point guard named new head Boys Basketball Coach at Wesleyan Christian Academy

Posted by Press Release on September 5, 2018 at 5:50 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

from Michael Lindsay with the High Point Enterprise on Twitter: Wesleyan Christian has hired C.J. Lee, who played and coached at Michigan, as its boys basketball coach. He’s spent the last four years coaching at Marist. from Joe Sirera, at the News and Record HSXtra section on Twitter: Joe Sirera @JoeSireraNR Former Marist College and …Read the Rest…

Phenom’s 5th Annual National High School Showcase Field May Be Its Best EVER:Coming November 16 and 17 to the Greensboro Day School(There will be a 35-second Shot Clock for this event)

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*****Locally both the Greensboro Day School Bengals and the High Point Christian Academy Trojans will be involved…..***** from http://www.phenomhoopreport.com: GREENSBORO, NC – The teams have been announced for the Phenom’s 5th Annual National High School Showcase presented by Chatlee Boards. With numerous defending state champions, several Top 100 prospects, multiple Top 10 prospects and some …Read the Rest…

That guy Skip McCall over at Dudley High School was right, that tall girl was/is Amazing:Akela Maize(Dudley HS/New Hope Christian Academy/N.C. State) now playing pro ball in Spain…The tall girl from Northwest Guilford(Liz Kitley) is wearing a knee brace and may be out until the NCHSAA playoffs

Posted by Andy Durham on September 4, 2018 at 8:43 pm under College, High School | 3 Comments to Read

So the Dudley High School PA announcer, Skip McCall, used to say that that tall girl, Akela Maize was amazing and now she still is amazing, because after leaving Dudley, she played for Delaney Rudd at New Hope Christian Academy, in Thomasville and then she played for Wes Moore at N.C. State University and now …Read the Rest…


Langley Express heading back to Southwest:Kobe and Keyshaun moving back on over to “The Ranch” at Southwest Guilford HS

Posted by Andy Durham on August 15, 2018 at 11:53 am under High School | 4 Comments to Read

Langley Express heading back to Southwest:Kobe and Keyshaun moving back on over to “The Ranch” at Southwest Guilford HS After one year’s absence, the Langley Twins, Kobe and Keyshaun, are now back at Southwest Guilford High School and the SWG Cowboys basketball hopes will be high for 2018-19… The Langley brothers, along with older brother …Read the Rest…

Keith Gatlin moves to High Point University as the Panthers assistant basketball coach, now wondering who will be the new head coach at Wesleyan Christian Academy???

Posted by Andy Durham on July 12, 2018 at 11:18 am under College, High School | 5 Comments to Read

With all of the developments surrounding Keith Gatlin leaving Wesleyan Christian Academy, to become the mens assistant basketball coach at High Point University under head coach Tubby Smith, it makes you wonder, who now will be the new boys basketball coach at Wesleyan Christian Academy, in High Point….Keith had some very good teams at WES …Read the Rest…

Top High School Basketball Players in the State for Class of 2019

Posted by Andy Durham on July 7, 2018 at 12:27 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Here is the list from the Charlotte Observer on-line, with two total listings/groups, with the first listing being from the Big Shots recruiting service and the second list from the Phenom Hoops Report…. Wendell Moore, from Cox Mill High School, is the top player on both lists and you will find names like Kobe Langley, …Read the Rest…

Phenom Hoops Summer Basketball Jam Session 3 coming to Ben L. Smith HS this Saturday June 23

Posted by Andy Durham on June 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

from Jamie Shaw at the Phenom Hoops Report…. We are incredibly excited about the programs and the teams we have coming to Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3. This Saturday (June 23) at Ben L. Smith High School in Greensboro, NC there will be some high level talent in the gym with some great programs, some …Read the Rest…

6TH Annual Ragsdale Tiger Baskeball Jamboree coming up Monday June 25 and Tuesday June 26, at Ragsdale High School, in Jamestown

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:20 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

**********6TH Annual Ragsdale Tiger Jamboree********** RAGSDALE BASKETBALL RAGSDALE TIGERS JAMBOREE: MONDAY, JUNE 25TH COURT 1 (NEW GYM) COURT 2 (OLD GYM) 9AM RANDLEMAN VS THOMASVILLE 10AM SW GUILFORD 1 VS NORTH DAVIDSON 11AM SOUTH STOKES VS PERSON SWG #2 VS HILLSIDE 12PM H.P. ANDREWS VS THOMASVILLE RAGSDALE VS RANDLEMAN 1PM APEX FRIENDSHIP VS NORTH DAVIDSON …Read the Rest…

Powerade State Games High School Basketball Tournament Begins Friday at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center:GDS Boys Defending State Champs

Posted by Press Release on June 21, 2018 at 11:14 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****High School Basketball Tournament Begins Friday at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center***** WHAT: Powerade State Games High School Basketball Tournament WHO: Boys Teams: 71st, Atkins, Dudley, Garner, Greensboro Day, High Point Central, Lee County, McMichael, Millbrook, Morehead, Northern Durham, Northwest Guilford, Panther Creek, Purnell Swett, Richmond Senior, Southeast Guilford, Wakefield, Westchester Country Day Girls …Read the Rest…


2018 NCCA East-West All-Star Women’s Basketball Rosters Released:Carter(Southwest Guilford), Harris(Eastern Guilford) and Hardy(Rockingham County)

Posted by Press Release on May 16, 2018 at 8:44 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****The 2018 East-West All-Star men’s and women’s basketball games to be played July 16 at the Greensboro Coliseum.***** West Player Ht. High School High School Coach Jessica Beckner 6’2 Murphy Ray Gutierrez Lauren Carter 6′ Southwest Guilford Nicholas Scarborough Skylar Curran 6′ West Forsyth Brittany Cox Rinnah Green 5’8 Hickory Ridge Tolonda Simmons Madeline Hardy …Read the Rest…

2018 NCCA East-West All-Star Men’s Basketball Rosters Released with Alston(Eastern Guilford HS), Bigelow(Smith HS) and Pack(Northern Guilford HS)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 8:34 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****The 2018 East-West All-Star men’s and women’s basketball games to be played July 16 at the Greensboro Coliseum***** West Player Wt. Ht. High School High School Coach Jaylen Alston 195 6’3 Eastern Guilford Joseph Spinks Isaiah Bigelow 180 6’6 Ben L. Smith Derrick Partee Rechon Black 195 6’8 Cox Mill Jody Barbee Josh Cottrell 180 …Read the Rest…

Taking your high school basketball game a ‘Bit too Far/Long’:25 year-old posing as a 17 year-old was voted the District 11-5A Offensive Player of the Year by coaches

Posted by Andy Durham on at 8:22 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Might be time to hang up your high school basketball game when you are 25 years old….But believe it or not this is what really happened… Let’s go down into the state of Texas, where a so-called Hurricane Harvey victim, from this past Fall of 2017, decides to enroll into high school, as a 17 …Read the Rest…

Local High School Basketball Coach looking for his next post/coaching job:Coach McDuffie has stepped down at Caldwell Academy

Posted by Press Release on May 7, 2018 at 3:52 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

First year Head Boys Basketball coach Michael McDuffie has resigned from Caldwell Academy. McDuffie, who was a 4-year starter at point guard for current Head Coach Bryan Galuski at Greensboro College led the Eagles to a 19-7 record overall and 9-1 in conference. In addition, Coach McDuffie guided Caldwell to a regular season Triad Athletic …Read the Rest…

Davidson County Men’s Basketball 1st Annual All Star Classic

Posted by Press Release on April 12, 2018 at 10:01 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Davidson County Men’s Basketball 1st Annual All Star Classic Location:Brown Finch Gymnasium, Thomasville High School When: Saturday, April 14, 2018 ? All-Star Practice times (1:00 – 1:40, 1:45 – 2:25) ? All-Star Pre-Game Introductions, Anthem, etc. (2:45) ? All-Star Game (3:00) -All players will be Seniors from Davidson County Schools, Lexington City Schools, or Thomasville …Read the Rest…

Liz Kitley(Northwest Guilford HS) named to Stateline Sports Network National Pubic School Girls Basketball Team

Posted by Andy Durham on April 7, 2018 at 11:27 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****The Stateline Sports Network has released their Top Five girls high school basketball players in the country/nation for the 2017/2018 season….***** from the Stateline Sports Network and CLICK HERE for more and also you can see player photos and videos on the players….. 2018 SSN National Public HS Girls Basketball Team Lexie Hull – Central …Read the Rest…


Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) named AP Girls Basketball Player of the Year/Darlene Joyner(Northwest Guilford HS) is the Coach of the Year

Posted by Andy Durham on April 6, 2018 at 4:13 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

On the high school basketball front, Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) has been named the 2018 Associated Press girls high school basketball Player of the Year for North Carolina and Darlene Joyner(Northwest Guilford High School), has been named the Coach of the Year for 2018…. Also named to AP All-State are Jaylen Alston, from Eastern …Read the Rest…

News and Record HSXtra All-Area Basketball Teams

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2018 at 11:47 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

from Joe Sirera at the News and Record and with the HSXtra section at www.greensboro.com/sports/hsxtra/ CLICK HERE for the Public School Boys All-Area teams with Jaylen Alston, from Eastern Guilford HS, as the Player of the Year…. CLICK HERE for the Girls All-Area teams with Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) and Elizabeth Kitley(Northwest Guilford HS) sharing …Read the Rest…

2017-18 North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association All State Teams:Cunane(NG) POY/Joyner(NWG) COY/Kitley(NWG), Bigelow(Smith) and Alston(EG) ALL In

Posted by Andy Durham on March 20, 2018 at 2:47 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

2017-18 North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association/NCBCA All State Teams GIRLS *****Player of Year- Elissa Cunane Northern Guilford HS***** *****Coach of Year- Darlene Joyner Northwest Guilford HS***** 1st Team- Elissa Cunane (12) Northern Guilford 1st Team- Nyjanique Langley (12) North Pitt 1st Team- Ahlana Smith(12) Mallard Creek 1st Team- Jada McMillian (12) Southeast Raleigh 1st Team- …Read the Rest…