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ENC Phenom 150 Team Rosters

  Class Height No. Name City State High School Team 2024 5′4″ 10 Matthew Lawrence Raleigh NC Pine Hollow Middle School 1 2021 5′11″ 25 Dorien Johnson Indian Trail NC Porter Ridge High School 1 2022 5′11″ 26 gunner walters Winston – Salem NC Mt. Tabor 1 2021 6′1″ 43 Bradlee Haskell Aberdeen NC Pinecrest High 1 2023 6′1″ 44 Joshua Bailey Garner NC South Garner High School 1 2020 6′2″ 59...

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The Rise of Ryan Bernardi

Life has a way of subtly presenting us with opportunity. Things always happen for a purpose, but often times that purpose has a deeper meaning than what initially meets the eye. That seems to be exactly the case with Ryan Bernardi, a man who has undergone drastic changes as a direct result of his intelligence, hard work, and ability to maximize opportunities. So let’s take a closer look at just...

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‘The Unsung Heroes’: Kendrick Robinson

Twitter & Instagram: @kbounce_04   The other week, I came across an online 60-second clip produced by ‘Ballislife.com’ that solely featured defensive plays made by a high school prospect, whose name I did not learn. I, along with others, deem this as a pretty rare occurrence; considering the majority of basketball mixtapes tend to showcase guys getting their buckets. Regardless, the...

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Excitement Brewing for the Bengals

The North Carolina basketball scene is unlike anywhere else in the country. Sure, folks from Florida, Texas, or New York are going to dispute that, but it’s simply a fact. We’ve had the most talent throughout the evolution of the game and have still maintained it through the present day. Quality basketball programs come and go, especially at the high school level, but Greensboro Day School has...

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North Carolina 2023 Watchlist (Part Four)

It is a standard practice that we, at Phenom Hoop Report, don’t rank players until they have finished their freshman year in high school. That being said, we will take a closer look at some of the players that should make an immediate impact this coming season. In (Part 1), we took a look at Jaylen Curry, Addison Archer, Trey Green, London Johnson, and Treymane Parker. See attached link:...

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Tristan Maxwell “Wired to Score”

Tristan Maxwell “Wired to Score”  Tristan Maxwell has excellent family genes. His father Vernon is a retired NBA player. Vernon played 13 seasons professionally and starred at the University of Florida and led the Gators to their first ever NCAA tournament appearance. In addition, Vernon earned the nickname “Mad Max” for his clutch 3-point shooting and scored a career high 51 points....

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Phenom College Talk: Who steps up for Clemson to replace last year’s production?

It will be a year of new names for the Clemson Tigers this year, as they lost four of their top five scorers from a team last year that finished 20-14 overall and 9-9 in ACC play.

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Phenom Hoops Podcast: 2021/ 2022 NC Rankings, 2023 Watch List

Phenom Hoop Report brings back the roundtable, as Rick Lewis, Jamie Shaw, Jeff Bendel, and Patrick O'Brien sit down to discuss the latest topics. As of late, Phenom Hoops has released their 2021 and 2022 rankings, along with their 2023 watch list.

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North Carolina 2023 Watch List (Part 3)

It is a standard practice that we at Phenom Hoop Report don’t rank players until they have finished their freshman year in high school. That being said, we will take a closer look at some of the players that should make an immediate impact this coming season. In (Part 1), we took a look at Jaylen Curry, Addison Archer, Trey Green, London Johnson, and Treymane Parker. See attached link:...

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Phenom Eastern North Carolina Junior Camp Evaluations: Team 4

Team 4 Coach: Kelvin Mills   #4: 4’9 ’24 Alexander Brodie (Wendell) Starting things off, we look at a player that contributed nicely within the team concept throughout camp, Alexander Brodie. He’s a smart, wiry guard prospect with a fairly well-rounded offensive skillset. Brodie showed the ability to handle and pass the ball while attacking the basket whenever possible. Next in his...

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Phenom Eastern North Carolina Junior Camp Evaluations: Team 3

Team 3 Coach: Andre Simmons   #5: 4’9 ’26 Braylen McRae (Garner) Starting things off, we look at a player that already does an excellent job of asserting himself despite a lack of true size, Braylen McRae. He’s a young, skilled point guard prospect with quickness and the ability to properly run a team on both ends of the floor. Next in his development process is working to get stronger, as...

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North Carolina 2023 Watch List (Part 2)

It is a standard practice that we at Phenom Hoop Report don’t rank players until they have finished their freshman year in high school. That being said, we will take a closer look at some of the players that should make an immediate impact this coming season. In (Part 1), we took a look at Jaylen Curry, Addison Archer, Trey Green, London Johnson, and Treymane Parker. See attached link:...

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