PHENOM’S LOW COUNTRY SHOWCASE EVENT RECAPS

Coach Thread’s Thoughts: Stay Positive Standouts P.4

Part 4 of Coach Thread’s standouts from the Stay Positive Jalen Snipes U17 NC Spartans 6’3 – If I could bottle up the energy that Snipes brings to the game and sell it I would be the next millionaire. He brings so much energy to the game. At this point in his game he is a undersized Power Forward that rebounds the ball at a high rate because of his athleticism. The defensives side of the...

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Five to Know: Stay Positive Session II (Greensboro Coliseum)/ Other Standouts

The action was packed all over Greensboro, including the Greensboro Coliseum. There were several players that intrigued our eye on Saturday at the Phenom Stay Positive Session II. The action was packed all over Greensboro, including the Greensboro Coliseum.  There were several players that intrigued our eye on Saturday at the Phenom Stay Positive Session II. 2017 6’7 Eric Fox (CEBA) Fox is an...

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Bendel’s Best: North Carolina Runnin’ Rebels

PHR Analyst Jeff Bendel looks at some of his top players from Phenom’s Stay Positive NC Runnin’ Rebels It’s become increasingly obvious how valuable a player like 6’6 KD Burt (2018) is for a team. The game that Burt brings to the table is so unique and basically irreplaceable; he plays with a tremendously high motor and dominates the interior with craft. Offensively, he has looked...

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Today’s 5 to Know Phenom’s Stay Positive Session 1 (P.1)

What an action packed day 1. With games starting at 1120, by 11 there was already a line of college coaches out the door and we were able to maintain between 60 and 125 coaches in the gym at all times throughout day 1. What an action packed day 1. With games starting at 1120, by 11 there was already a line of college coaches out the door and we were able to maintain between 60 and 125 coaches in...

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Phenom Stay Positive Session I Recap: TMP Vs. CP3

Everything about this game was just too good to not write about the game opposed to pieces. There were around 100 college coaches, lining up 2-deep along the baseline. Everything about this game was just too good to not write about the game opposed to pieces. There were around 100 college coaches, lining up 2-deep along the baseline. The fans were about 5 deep both upstairs and downstairs....

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Today’s 5 MORE to Know Phenom’s Stay Positive Session 1 (P.2)

What an action packed day 1. With games starting at 1120, by 11 there was already a line of college coaches out the door and we were able to maintain between 60 and 125 coaches in the gym at all times throughout day 1. What an action packed day 1. With games starting at 1120, by 11 there was already a line of college coaches out the door and we were able to maintain between 60 and 125 coaches in...

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Porter’s Stay Positive Standouts Part 1

Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom comes to town. Cress Worthy Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence...

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Court Impressions: Stay Positive Session I (Brandon Nelson)

Phenom Hoops analyst Brandon Nelson sat sideline and had some intriguing names that stood out on Day 1 of Session I DeAngelo Epps Team United: Cartier Jernigan (6’0 PG 2019 West Charlotte) Cartier is TU’s best perimeter defender and does a great job running the show. Jernigan has shown improvement with his jump shot as well as his decision making. Look for Cartier’s recruitment...

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Eye Catchers: Stay Positive Session I Day 2

Here are some names that caught the eye of our scouts at Phenom Hoops. NC Gaters Blue 6’0 ’19 Landon Sutton- Smooth three-level scorer that frequently hurts opponents from beyond the arc; he is far tougher than opposing guards assume, as he’ll take anything to the basket and play through contact. His IQ and decision-making are both above average. 6’2 ’19 Christian Martin- Tough all-around wing...

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Porters Stay Positive Standouts Part 2

Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. Darren Grainger Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom comes to town. Some of the talent that stood out is as follows: Donte...

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Coach Thread’s Thoughts: Stay Positive Standouts

Antonio Threadgill was sitting courtside and had a few names of his own that attracted his attention Christopher Jackson  5’9 Sharp Shooters Elite – Quickest player on the floor; is a great ball handler that consistently gets in to the paint a will. He has a great hesitation dribble that frozen defenders and allows him to blow by them for easy buckets. Alon Parker 5’9 Sharp Shooters...

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Porter’s Stay Positive Standouts Part 3

Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom comes to town. Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom...

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Porter’s Stay Positive Standouts Part 4

Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom comes to town. Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom...

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Eye Catchers: Stay Positive Session I Day 2 (P.2)

Here are some names that caught the eye of our scouts at Phenom Hoops. Carolina Magic 5’11 ’17 Rodney Hansley- Coaches need to take a look at Hansley, who has been a near-dominant scorer all summer. He handles the ball well and scores on all three levels quite efficiently. 6’6 ’18 Elijah Lockhart- Strong forward that has great feel inside the arc, where he’s able to score almost at will;...

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Coach Thread’s Thoughts: Stay Positive Standouts P.2

Antonio Threadgill was sitting courtside and had a few names of his own that attracted his attention Austin Locklear Jake Martin 6’1 U17 Roanoke Pacers – Knock down shooter; Martin believes that every time he shoots its going in. He hit 4 three pointer in the 1st half of the game against Carolina United. He moves well with-out the ball finding open spots on the floor with range that extends...

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Porter’s Stay Positive Standouts Part 5

Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when Phenom comes to town. Asa White Phenom Hoop Report made its way back to Greensboro, NC for another great event, the Stay Positive Live tournament. As always, tons of talent was in the gym, a regular occurrence when...

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T-web’s Stay Positive Standouts

The talent was out and about on Thursday and Friday for the Stay Positive Session I Team Vision 17U 2019 6’4 Caleb Mills – Mills did a great job of attacking the Basket, which led to him shooting a lot of free-throws. He also showed the ability to knock down jumpers with ease. With his ability to get to the basket at will, he will continue to be a problem for defenders. 2020 6’2 Tyler...

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Court Impressions: Stay Positive Session I, Day 2

Brandon Nelson brings us some of his own court impressions on a few players from Day 2 Malik Johnson CP3 17U: Coby White (6’4 Guard 2018 Greenfield School)- kids is special! He has all the talent in the world. Team Wall: Malik Johnson (6’2 Guard 2018 Terry Sanford)- probably one of my favorite kids to watch. Malik is just a hooper. Playing through a wrist injury, Malik still...

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Brandon’s Big Time Risers: Stay Positive edition

Friday marked day two of Phenom’s Stay Positive Classic, this prestigious event attracts top travel ball programs around the nation into the triad to battle it out for the crown. Josh Banks Friday marked day two of Phenom’s Stay Positive Classic, this prestigious event attracts top travel ball programs around the nation into the triad to battle it out for the crown. Over 70 college coaches...

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Summer Standouts Phenom Stay Positive Live

Four names that caught the eye of Phenom Hoops Analyst Jamie Shaw early on Thursday 6’7” 2018 Ben Uloko NC Spartans East Uloko is the ultimate paint protector. He Is a big who knows he’s a big and plays accordingly. Blessed with good hands he is a high level rebounder. Uloko, also showed consistency with a go to move over his left shoulder. A lot for D1s to like here. 6’6” 2018 Jordan Miller...

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Stay Positive Session I Eye Catchers (P.3)

A few more names from Thursday that impressed at the Stay Positive in Greensboro Team CP3 16U 6’6 ’19 Wendell Moore- All-around monster that does plenty of everything at a high level; he’s a game-changing talent on both sides of the ball and should be undoubtedly in the top twenty for the 2019 class. 6’2 ’19 Chaz Gwyn- Among the best floor-spacers in the area, Gwyn often doesn’t receive enough...

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Stay Positive Session I Eye Catchers (P.1)

Greensboro is loaded with talent this week for the Stay Positive Session I and II. Here are just a few that caught the eyes. Ben Uloko Sharp Shooters Elite 6’8 ’18 Micale Harris- Long-bodied big man that already has terrific rim protection ability/instincts; he will be a really good two-way interior presence with added weight. 6’7 ’17 Victor Tshiona- Big man with phenomenal frame; he can shoot...

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Stay Positive Preview: Roanoke Pacers 17u

The Roanoke Pacers will be one of several teams participating in the Phenom Hoops Stay Positive in Greensboro. The Stay Positive Session 1 will include the ROANOKE PACERS 17U from Roanoke Virginia.  The team has been traveling the east coast for seven years beginning with 10U division.  Coached by Hayward Statum and Rich Eggleston.  Keep an eye on these players:   # 50 JAMES NWORAH 6’6”...

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Phenom Hoops Rankings: A Look at the 2018 Class

The updated 2018 rankings were released and we saw lots of changes.  Some players moved up the top 100, while others saw their positions slip after subpar spring performances. This class has many prospects who will go on to be extremely productive at the next level.  To give a little retrospect, majority of players in the top 50 are receiving strong interest from D1 programs across the nation....

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