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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

Prohlific Park Stand Outs  Saturday May 26 was the kick off for the David Rose MDC Tournament. We had some outstanding talent at Prohlific  Park. Here are a few guys that I thought stood out on court 3. Phenom is a great platform for these guys to display their God given talents. Here are a few guys that stood out on the day. Jayden Turner 6’4 2019 (New Light Discipline) Jayden has a great...

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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

There was so much great young talent at Southern Guilford High School on Sunday! There was a lot of young guys trying to a make names for themselves. He are a few names that were getting it done. Check them out!   Venue: Southern Guilford High School  Taking it By Force Guard 2021 JaQuantae Harris 5’9 Lefty guard that is very explosive. He did a lot of good things in transition. He showed his...

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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

David Rose Southwest Guilford Court 2 6’5 2021 Trayvon Byrd NC Ice Trayvon has put his name on the map with numerous 30-point games and viral highlight dunks. In this game Trayvon managed 17 points and did what he usually does showing his handle and size can get him anywhere he wants to get on the court. The only thing I would like to see more out of from Trayvon is intensity on the defensive...

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Phenom’s 5th Annual David Rose Memorial Day Classic Champions Page

17u ACC Champions Team Loaded NC 17u   17u Big East Champions NC Top Flight 17u   16u ACC Champions Team Loaded NC 15u   16u Big East Champions Carolina Knights 16u   15u Champions  Carolina Rip Tide   14u Champions Charlotte Royals...

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic || Event’s 6 to Know

What a great weekend. Not only did we have numerous high level talents in the gym that many people already know but there were some great performances from players who may be off the grid a little. A big storyline from this event was the amount of Division 1 level unsigned seniors participating. We would suggest college coaches, both high level D2 and D1 coaches to watch the archived games on...

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Saturday Standouts at Phenom David Rose

6’1 ’21 JaQuantae Harris (Taking It By Force) There were few surprises from day one, except the fact that Taking It By Force didn’t win every single contest. That being said, JaQuantae Harris still left it all on the floor and doing everything on both sides of the ball. He’s a heady two-way guard that can outrebound big men game after game, which is impressive, because he truly is only 6-foot-1....

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic || Explosive Plays Rule Day 1

What a day of excitement at Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic. Every year players bring out their explosive shoes, every year at least one play has gone viral on social media. This year is no different. The day started off with Trayvon Byrd getting 25,000 views by noon. Both Overtime and Hoops Mixtape picked up the video put out by our Miles Masercola. The day continued with a James...

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David Rose MDC Evening Articles for Court 2 at Proelhific Park

Game 6 – 9 recaps Gm 6 Team Loaded 16u {72}W versus the Carolina Knights {56}L ct. 2 Proehlific Park – MVP for Team Loaded 16u – #2 Elijah Jamison 6’2″ G had an all around solid game w/ 16 points and 7 rebounds 4 assists. Elijah’s strength is his ability to guard 1 thru 4 positions effectively. Co-MVP – #1 PG Brock Williams had a solid campaign as well...

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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

David Rose MDC Proehlific Park Court 1 6’4 2019 Deonte Randolph Team United Deonte is a upper athlete with the ability to jump out of the gym. He went up numerous times to snag rebounds or put down alley oops. Deonte has a great motor to go along with his athleticism. If he grows another 2/3 inches with that athleticism Deonte could be a real problem. 6’7 2019 Taurus Ragin Team United A solid...

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Proehlific Park Court 2 Recap Articles David Rose Tourney

On court 2 this morning and early afternoon was dominated by ATL Timberwolves 6’3″ unsigned graduating senior #23 John Morgan guard / forward who has exceptional hops! The southpaw has complete handles and can finish strong to the basket with either hand! He is complimented by a solid team performance as the Timberwolves share the ball nicely. However John “Captain”...

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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

David Rose MDC Proehlific Park Court 1 6’4 2019 Tyler Dearman Nc Top Flight Good size with a nice jump shot. Tyler knocked in several 3’s in the games I watched him in today. An underrated part of his game is his ability to change his pace and beat you off the bounce. While Tyler doesn’t possess crazy quickness his craftiness and handle allows him to beat defenders when they press up on him....

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#PhenomDavidRose Day One Mid-Day Standout’s: Ben L Smith Court One

Well well well… another David Rose Memorial Day Classic, another viral moment.  Since the last article I wrote that Treyvon Byrd play has amassed nearly 100K views on various social media platforms and this event continues to live up to the hype when it comes to jaw dropping moment in a fantastic annual tradition. ICYMI: WE CAN ALL GO HOME 😵 (via @MasercolaMiles) pic.twitter.com/vAlDpoHtjr...

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Afternoon Standouts at Phenom David Rose

6’2 ’20 Jackson Dobson (Carolina Knights) Dobson was one of the best two-way players on display from Saturday morning at Phenom David Rose. He did everything for his team: handling the ball, blocking shots, pursuing rebounds, creating for others and scoring on all three levels. Dobson’s value cannot be overstated; he’s a massive part of the Knights success and they are simply better when he is...

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Proehlific Park Court 2 Recap Articles David Rose Tourney

On court 2 this morning and early afternoon was dominated by ATL Timberwolves 6’3″ unsigned graduating senior #23 John Morgan guard / forward who has exceptional hops! The southpaw has complete handles and can finish strong to the basket with either hand! He is complimented by a solid team performance as the Timberwolves share the ball nicely. However John “Captain”...

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic || Mid Day Standouts (Proehlific Park)

Every year it seems the David Rose Memorial Day Classic brings out the best in competitors. Good players step up to provide GREAT performances. This year, the event’s 5th year is no different. Even in their first games played, there have been some unbelievable performances. Numerous coaches are already in the gym, kids are making their name onto the recruiting rosters. Let’s take a look at some...

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David Rose MDC Player Standouts

Phenom David Rose – Proehlific Park -Court 1 6’4 2019 Christian Martin NC Top Flight Christian is a very active player who does a good job of using his motor to get easy buckets. He got several offensive rebounds that lead to easy put backs. Christian could be one to watch as he keeps developing his all around game to match his motor. 6’10 2020 Isaiah Todd Team Loaded Coming into this game...

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#PhenomDavidRose Morning Standout’s: Ben L Smith Court One

Back in Greensboro on the grind this weekend, another good event, for a good cause, with some serious talent.  I’ll be keeping up with the young guys over here at Ben L Smith, here are some prospects to watch from court one. 6’4 2022 William Woodward: Academy Prep (VA) Woodward is a really intriguing prospect due to his incredible mobility and versatility at his size.  He’s...

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Early Morning Standouts

Every year it seems the David Rose Memorial Day Classic brings out the best in competitors. Good players step up to provide GREAT performances. This year, the event’s 5th year is no different. Even in their first games played, there have been some unbelievable performances. Numerous coaches are already in the gym, kids are making their name onto the recruiting rosters. Let’s take a look at some...

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic Group of Death

The Group of Death With so much talent in the gym this weekend, every group in the event with have its own storylines. You have nationally ranked players, high wire athletes, you have dead-eye shooters, you have breakout candidates and so much more that will keep the fans on their feet. However, no group stands out to us more than 17u ACC Group B. Like the others, this group contains great...

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Five Prospects to Watch at David Rose MDC (Part II)

6’2 ’19 Nasir Johnson (Carolina Knights) There will be numerous talented guards on display this weekend, but few who are more intriguing than Nasir Johnson. We’ve seen Johnson for quite awhile and he’s consistently led this Carolina Knights squad on a game-to-game basis. Now, we will be watching for him to take that next step on the court. Johnson is a long, wiry guard that can score from all...

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Five Prospects to Watch at David Rose MDC

6’5 ’19 Trey Cousin (Mid State Magic) This past weekend, we saw Mid State Magic battle it out at Phenom’s Give God Glory Showcase in Fayetteville. They had quality success, per usual, but it was an especially vital event for Trey Cousin. The 6-foot-5 wing is back on the court after a speedy recovery and looked quite spry in his return to the hardwood. Cousin is still a Division I prospect and...

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic Player Profile: 6’3″ 2019 Deuce Dean

6’3” 2019 Deuce Dean has long been a player on Phenom Hoops’ radar. He has been coming to our events since the 7th grade, and he has made his presence known from the first event to the last. Dean has always been a standout player, not only because of his size as a point guard, but also because of his ability to see the floor and distribute. As a freshman, Dean participated in our inaugural South...

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Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic Player Preview: 6’4″ 2019 Demarcus Johson

Player Profile: 6’4 ’19 Demarcus Johnson (Lake Norman/Mooresville Magic)   The Mooresville Magic’s 2019 squad has been a Phenom favorite over the last few years, given their exciting roster that includes DeAngelo Elliot, Zane Haglan, and the guy we’ll be focusing on: Demarcus Johnson. This group always finds a way to compete, and they typically win games down the stretch, when most teams are...

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David Rose Memorial Day Classic 2019 Prospects to Watch

Every year some of the top players from around the region show up at Phenom’s David Rose Memorial Day Classic and put on a show. In the events 6th year, we have seen numerous videos go viral with a few Youtube clips obtaining over a million views. The players show out! This year should be no different, the line up is thick and there are some cant miss talents who will be taking the court. Here...

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Freddy Johnson Approaches Milestone 1000 Career Wins

Greensboro Day School’s Head Boys Basketball Coach,  Freddy Johnson, Approaches Milestone Win #1000   Greensboro, NC — Greensboro Day School’s Boys Basketball Coach, Freddy Johnson, is working towards his 1,000th career win with his next victory.  On Tuesday, November 21, the GDS boys’ basketball team defeated Charlotte Latin for Coach Johnson’s 999th career win.  With the next victory,...

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An Insider’s Take: Jayden Gardner Commits to East Carolina

An Insider’s Take Jayden Gardner Commits to East Carolina By Jamie Shaw Gardner is a monster, he excels at doing the tough guy stuff. Even being shorter than most opponents and a below the rim guy he somehow produces incredible numbers against any and everyone who stands in front of him. When coaches ask about him, my mind goes to one story to best describe Gardner as player. During our North...

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An Insider’s Take: Larry McLeod Commits to Arkansas State

An Insider’s Take Larry McLeod Commits to Arkansas State By Jamie Shaw McLeod is ridiculously explosive. He has been that since he was at Southern Lee, with Team Loaded NC and then on to Bull City Prep. He has always had that game changing type of leaping ability that can flip the momentum of a game on its head. However, during his time at Palm Beach State Junior College, McLeod’s game has...

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An Insider’s Take: Jaylen Alston Commits to Gardner Webb

An Insider’s Look Jaylen Alston Commits to Gardner Webb By Jamie Shaw 6’3” 2018 Wing – Ranked #27 in North Carolina’s 2018 Class (CLICK HERE TO See NCs Entire 2018 Rankings) It has been a big year for Alston. First off he led his Eastern Guilford High School Team to the North Carolina 3A State Championship Game. Alston averaged 21.1 points, 10.6 rebounds, 2.4 steals and 1.4 blocks per game. He...

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6’5″ 2018 Trey Wertz — Finishing On The Highest Note

6’5” 2018 Trey Wertz Providence Day (NC) By Jamie Shaw Wertz has attended Phenom Hoops’ events for years. Year after year, he has continued his upward climb getting better and better. This has prompted National Analyst Rick Lewis to use the old statement, “it’s not where you start, but where you finish”. Heading into his senior year at Providence Day School, in Charlotte, North Carolina, Wertz’...

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