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2021 6’6 JaDun Michael is about to be the next breakout player in NC

6’6″ sophomore JaDun Michael is right on the verge of stardom, in fact, he already is a star it is just people aren’t realizing it yet. That is about to change. He is currently ranked #3 in North Carolina’s 2021 Class and will have high major schools calling on him regularly. Add in 6’9″ junior load Myjyleal Poteat and The Burlington School has quite the 1-2...

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United Faith v. The Burlington School

On Saturday, Phenom Hoops traveled to The Burlington School to see the hometown Spartans host a very talented United Faith Christian squad. We’ve seen both of these squads multiple times throughout the current season, but there was certainly no clear-cut favorite entering this contest. The Burlington School has an excellent five-to-six-man rotation where everyone understands their role...

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Greensboro Day v. The Burlington School

On Martin Luther King Day, Phenom Hoops traveled to Southern Alamance High School for the 11thAnnual Anthony Francis Perrou Memorial Showcase. There was a quality mix of games on tap, which certainly included the most anticipated contest of the day between Greensboro Day and The Burlington School. The gym was packed from baseline to baseline and we were fortunate to see a phenomenal matchup with...

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Phenom’s Open Gym Tour: The Burlington School

Rebuilding Around Leadership and Shooting   Communication is one of the main things that Coach Will Roberson emphasizes throughout each drill. Everybody talks, everybody participates, and everyone is expected to maintain a certain level of fundamental sharpness. This current roster will carry many of the same values that The Burlington School has consistently held throughout Coach Roberson’s...

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Could North Carolina’s Class of 2021 Be Better Than We Realize?

Could North Carolina’s Class of 2021 Be Better Than We Realize?   The basketball landscape in North Carolina continues to grow with each passing year, but the Class of 2021 could be stronger than any other group from recent memory. On one hand, it might not have the clearly defined star-power that was showcased in 2016 with Edrice “Bam” Adebayo, Harry Giles III, and Dennis Smith Jr., but it’ll...

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Coach Rick’s All Tournament Team Phenom Jam Fest 3

Phenom Hoop Report finished its final high school team camp jamboree at Ben L. Smith High School in Greensboro, North Carolina. Again, we had an abundance of talented teams, high level coaches and collegiate prospects at every level. All the games were live streamed via Baller TV and a lot of questions going into the 2018-19 season was answered. Below is my All Tournament list based upon...

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 3 — Top 10 Performers

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

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Phenom’s Summer Jam Session 1 Standouts — The Young Guns to Watch For (2021 & Below)

6’5” 2021 Jadun Michael Burlington School (Burlington, NC) Michael is a two way stud, who is able to both defend the point of attack and create plays. He has a great frame and is very strong. Burlington School does a great job of setting him up all over the floor to utilize mismatches and give different looks. Michael picked up a Hofstra offer here, his first off, expect many more to come his...

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