It is finally here. The AAU season kicks off in style with Phenom Hoops, as we head to Greensboro to open the season with the Phenom Opening. Players of all ages will come to North Carolina in hopes to compete and start the season off.
This will be a CAN’T MISS EVENT, as we may have never started off the season with this much talent on so many levels. That is why we are hoping to get everyone excited as much as we are. Get to the event early, as we expect this event to be a packed house.
To start the buzz around the Phenom Opening, Phenom Hoops is providing a small preview of players to watch for at the event. Check out the names below.
Team: Team Loaded 704 16u
Coach: Tom Mitchell
Adonis Davis – Class: 2021, Position: G, Height: 6’2”
Coaches Talk: Strong, athletic guard with ability to go down hill and finish at the rim against taller defenders. Possesses great leadership skills with ability to lock down guards on the perimeter and bigger players in the post.
Peyton Gerald – Class: 2021, Position: G, Height: 6’6”
Coaches Talk: Silky smooth wing who shoots it well from mid-range and deep. Great feet and quickness – allows him to beat defenders off the dribble with ease.
Logan Higgins – Class: 2021, Position: G, Height: 6’5”
Coaches Talk: Effective scorer on all three levels. High academic kid with great ball skills and toughness.
Thomas Jackson – Class: 2021, Position: G, Height: 6’0”
Coaches Talk: Recently moved from Louisiana. Ultra-quick guard with great strength can get to the rim on anybody and finish strong. Great competitor with a knack for scoring.
Ziair Parker – Class: 2021, Position: F, Height: 6’5”
Coaches Talk: Powerful forward with strong hands. Uses strength to score inside and rebound at a high rate. Great teammate who can play at both ends of the court.