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Phenom Hoops NC All-Star Lineups, including Dunk Contest and 3-point Contest

It was All-Star weekend in the state of North Carolina.  The stars were out in Charlotte, with names comes from the Hoop State of North Carolina.  So, Phenom Hoops wanted to have a little fun of our own with a little All-Star flavor.  Each of our scouts had a chance to state who would be in their All-Star lineup from the state of North Carolina, no matter if they were in the senior or freshman. ...

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Charlotte Latin vs. Metrolina Christian Game Recap

Charlotte Latin vs. Metrolina Christian Game Recap 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter Charlotte Latin 23 35 61 80 Metrolina Christian 10 24 37 59   Phenom Hoop Report travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the NCISAA Quarterfinal matchup between Charlotte Latin (15-9) and Metrolina Christian (20-10). This was our first viewing of Charlotte Latin and we gave away impressed....

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THE GREAT ONE’S LATEST FURIOUS 5: Week of February 18th

THE GREAT ONE’S LATEST FURIOUS 5 Greetings HS hoops junkies from across the still rainy and cold piedmont.  The All-Knowing One is here to recap last week and serve up his latest F5.  Changes abound once again as Independence continued their slump and fell to lowly Rocky River, bouncing the Patriots out of the 5.  Olympic pounded Ardrey Kell, North Meck spanked Vance, Butler leaps back...

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Christ School Upsets Charlotte Christian

Christ School Upsets Charlotte Christian 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter Christ School 13 28 38 52 Charlotte Christian 18 22 29 45   Charlotte Christian came into the contest with an overall 27-1 record and nationally ranked status. On the otherhand, Christ School came in with a 15-12 record, but now enjoyed the services of nationally ranked prospect 6’10 junior Justice...

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Smith v. Dudley

On Friday, Phenom Hoops traveled to Ben L. Smith High School to see the Golden Eagles host the Dudley Panthers for the final game of the regular season. These two programs share a phenomenal distaste for each other and have earned the reputation of “best rivalry in Greensboro” over the last few decades. The Golden Eagles were without their star in Silas Mason, but they showed no fear and looked...

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Queen City MS Showcase Team Preview: LKN1 2025

The Queen City Middle School Showcase brings a fantastic event to the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, giving families, friends, and fans a chance to see the next upcoming talent around the area.    Every year, players and teams showcase their abilities in front of hundreds of fans and scouts with Phenom Hoops.  It is also a chance to learn early and gain national exposure at an early age, as...

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Queen City MS Showcase Team Preview: Save Sports 2025

The Queen City Middle School Showcase brings a fantastic event to the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, giving families, friends, and fans a chance to see the next upcoming talent around the area.    Every year, players and teams showcase their abilities in front of hundreds of fans and scouts with Phenom Hoops.  It is also a chance to learn early and gain national exposure at an early age, as...

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Duke Watches NCs #1 Player Isaiah Todd go for 20 & 10

Isaiah Todd is a unicorn, there are no if’s, and’s, or but’s about it. He is being recruited by everyone across the country and rightfully so. Todd, a 6’10” junior, is the top ranked junior in North Carolina. Here, his Trinity Academy team goes up against Wayne Country Day in a playoff game. The atmosphere was great as the likes of Duke, Oregon and Oklahoma State...

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Justin Wright Scores 40!! Farmville Central TURNT Up for 97 in Conference Showdown

Farmville Central has been rolling over opponents all year. They remain undefeated and have scored 100 or more points in 3 of their last 4 games. In this one star junior Justin Wright went for 40 and the team went for 97. They put on an aerial assault. It was ridiculously impressive. With talent like sophomore Terquavion Smith, junior Semage Teel, senior Dyquavis Wilkins and sophomore Leonte...

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Changing the Culture: Lee-Davis HS Varsity

  When I published my ‘Mid-Season Thoughts’ article last month, I had a section focusing on two of the more underrated programs in the 804: Petersburg High School and Lee-Davis High School. Obviously, it’s my own personal feelings of the two teams not getting enough recognition, but I stood firm by that belief for the entire regular season. Petersburg heads into the first round of their regional...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’4 Christian Martin

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’2 Nasir Johnson

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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NCAA Leading Scorer Chris Clemons EXPLODES for 48!! Passes Oscar Robertson

Chris Clemons is a bucket, it is that easy. He leads the country and scoring at over 29 per game. The Raleigh, North Carolina native is closing in on 3,000 career points and passing players like Larry Bird and Oscar Robertson on a nightly basis. It is an unbelievable thing. Last night, Clemons went for 48 points passing Danny Manning and Oscar Robertson for 9th place with 2,978 career points,...

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Nike’s Own The Game Invitational: Player Standouts 

Phenom Hoops headed over to Johnson C. Smith on Thursday, as it was a packed house that ultimately left some outside due to the facility reaching capacity.  With the talent on the floor, we are not surprised at all for the turnout.  Luckily, we were able to get in and check out some of the top prospects from around the country.  Cox Mill took on The Patrick School to start the night off, with...

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Calvary Looks to Survive and Advance

Tuesday night Calvary Day opened up post season play against a very scrappy Cary Christian group. Winston Salem, North Carolina- The Cougars used a nice fourth quarter run due to some amped up defensive efforts and hot shooting, to pull away firmly in this contest. Calvary has a veteran core and this group as a whole played one of the toughest slates in the entire state, the team has pretty much...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’5 Regin Larson

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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 Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’1 Nas Tyson

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’9 Ben Beeker

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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Hermitage HS @ Lee-Davis HS (2/12/19)

  As the regular season’s wrapped up for most teams, I decided to head south toward Mechanicsville, VA on Tuesday night to watch Hermitage High School (Richmond, VA) face up against the Lee-Davis Confederates. Being the last game of the season for both teams, I held no doubt that the two would go toe to toe from beginning to finish. The results more than satisfied, as Hermitage never could take...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’0 Thomas Miles

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level.  In this edition we’re going to take...

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Ledbetter and Caroway Shine as Bishop McGuinness Throttles Mount Airy 70-39

Last night I had the opportunity to take the drive up I-85 North to Kernersville to check out Bishop McGuinness High School on their Senior Night as they hosted rival Mount Airy and it was everything was going the Villains way in this one!  Let’s take a look at some of the standouts from last nights game. 6’2 2020 Jake Ledbetter: Bishop McGuinness (27 Points, 10/13 From the Field,...

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Phenom Hoop Report – Kaiser Jackson

Kaiser Jackson 6’3 144 2021 Great Bridge High School, Chesapeake VA Kaiser has a terrific basketball frame; lengthy, wide shoulders long arms and legs and a skill level beyond many in his class. He demonstrates a knowledge and feel you don’t often see in a player his age and he has the athleticism to go along with those impressive traits to produce a very promising basketball prospect. He is...

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Queen City MS Showcase Team Preview: Carolina Bad Boyz 12U

The Queen City Middle School Showcase brings a fantastic event to the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, giving families, friends, and fans a chance to see the next upcoming talent around the area.    Every year, players and teams showcase their abilities in front of hundreds of fans and scouts with Phenom Hoops.  It is also a chance to learn early and gain national exposure at an early age, as...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’3 Tyler Dearman

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’3 Julius Burch

The state of North Carolina is blessed with an overabundance of talent. In the North Carolina 2018 class, 60 plus players signed with D1 schools and another 40 plus signed to play at the D2, D3, NAIA or Juco level. Quite impressive numbers! This year, the 2019 class is on the same course to have 100 plus players continue to play at the collegiate level. In our unsigned senior spotlight, we want...

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