Oak Ridge Military Academy Basketball Release:
Our fall workout schedule will be from 4:15 to 6:00 PM EVERY WEEKDAY beginning Monday, August 30th and ending Friday, October 29th. We will not have workouts during the week of September 27th when we are on break.
Below is information on our returning and new players:
Class of 2011
Jacob Lawson – 6’8″ forward – tremendous athlete with soft hands and good touch around the basket. He runs the floor and finished exceptionally well. Can also step out and shoot the 3. Top 100 player nationally in his class. High major
Division I prospect with several offers from those level schools already. Good
student with a 3.1 GPA.
Chris Jones – 5’11” point guard – Top 20 player nationally that wants the ball
in his hands in crucial situations. Prolific scorer that makes great decisions
in traffic and shoots the 3 point shot from deep. Committed to Tennessee.
Michael Neal – 6’2″ point guard – very strong handle and sees the court well.
Can shoot the 3 and finishes great going to the basket. Committed to
Asad Lamot – 6’2″ combo guard – fundamentally sound, a leader on the floor, can
shoot the 3, slashes well, great defender. Hardest worker in our program. Mid
major Division I prospect. Great student with a 3.8 GPA.
Ryan King – 6’9″ small or power forward – athletic and plays above the rim.
Good hands and scores well around the basket. Needs more strength and
ballhandling skills. Mid-major Division I prospect.
Justin Mitchell – 6’5″ small forward that can shoot the ball consistently to 18
feet. Good hands and athleticism allow him to play above the rim. Needs to
improve his strength but is a Division II prospect.
Bashir Balarabe – 6’6″ small/power forward – can play inside or outside. Very
determined player who plays very hard and does all of the dirty work. Low to
mid major Division I prospect.
Petar Pajovic – 6’9” power forward that can play inside or outside. Can score
well with both hands inside and can shoot the 3 point shot as well. Mid major
Division I prospect.
Class of 2012
Michael Obacha – 6’9″ power forward – strong inside presence that is a
versatile scorer and great rebounder. Mid to High Major Division I prospect.
Patrick Kouadio – 6’10” center – A very strong player with good timing,good
understanding of the game .Can set excellent screens and a good shot blocker. A
good team player, leader and a great motivator,with great hands, good offensive
player too when he wants to. Mid to High Major Division I prospect.
Willy Akasson – 6’3″ shooting guard -big time scorer , excellent shooter, uses
the screen well, can shoot off the dribble and penetrates very well . Mid Major
Division I prospect.
Carlos Rankins – 6’2″ combo guard – strong ballhandler and good 3 pt. shooter
who finishes in transition and can really score the basketball. Mid to High
major Division I prospect.
Julian Sampah – 6’9″ power forward – good hands that score inside and rebound. Has nice touch to 15 feet. Needs more strength. Low to mid major Division I prospect.
Ingrid Sewa – 6’10” power forward/center – very strong inside player that
rebounds well and finishes strong. High Major prospect.
Xavier Johnson – 5’9″ point guard – strong ballhandler with pass-first
mentality and runs the show. Good defender with decent three point shooting.
Low to mid major Division I prospect.
Jawan Winfield – 6’0″ shooting guard – strong athlete that can score.
Good penetrator that can shoot the 3 point shot and defends well on the ball.
Low Division I prospect.
Class of 2013
Gian-Karlo Molina – 6’5″ shooting guard – excellent shooter and scorer that is a
high level prospect. High major prospect.
Nolen Gerald – 5’9″ combo guard – Highly skilled guard that can score the ball
and shoot the 3 point shot. Needs to improve his strength, but is certainly a
Division I prospect down the road.
Eric Carter – 6’0″ combo guard – scorer that is improving ballhandling and
defensive skills but has the potential to be a college prospect.
Jordan Tribble – 6’8″ power forward – good post player that needs more
strength. College prospect.
Raphael Love – 6’4″ small forward – skilled athlete that can score in
transition or shooting the outside shot. Needs to improve defensively and his
strength, but is certainly a college prospect.
Class of 2014
Theo Pinson – 6’5″ guard/wing – Top 5 player nationally for his class. Great
athlete with good Basketball IQ. Very good at attacking the basket and scoring
in transition. Good passer and decent shooter. High Major Division I prospect.
K.J. Langley – 5’10” point guard – solid ballhandler with great court
instincts. Decent shooter who needs strength. College prospect.