MEET THE TEAMS

Playing at the 2018 Bojangles’ Bash

Ridge View High School Blazers – Columbia, SC

Preseason #1 in SC AAAA

  • Malcolm Wilson 6’11 2019.  Signed with Georgetown.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player.  Ranked at the #38 Center nationally by 247 Sports.
  • JaVon Benson 6’8 2020. Offers from USC Upstate. Interest from Wofford, NC A&T, South Carolina State, UNC Asheville, Winthrop, East Carolina, Mercer, Iowa State, Oklahoma State, North Florida, South Florida, UNC Charlotte, Austin Peay, Western Carolina, Georgia State.
  • Walyn Napper 6’1 2019 – Offers USC Salkehatchie, Interests from Catawba Valley (JuCo).  Preseason Top 5 Senior Player by SCBCA in AAAA. 
  • Crosby Harris-James 5’11 2019. Offers from South Carolina State, Francis Marion, Southern Wesleyan, Limestone. Interests from Clayton State, Anderson, Coker College, Wallace State, USC Salkehatchie.
  • Tyler Rice 6’0 2021 – Offer from Penn State.  Interest from Oklahoma State, UNC-Charlotte, South Carolina, Winthrop

Yerrick Stoneman

Head Coach

Twitter:  @YerrickStoneman

Oak Hill Academy Warriors – Mouth of Wilson, VA

  • Cole Anthony (Senior) – Point Guard (ranked #1 in class by USA Today); USA Basketball Team, Offers: Georgetown, Miami, UNC, Oregon, Wake Forest, Notre Dame
  • Kofi Cockburn (Senior)- Offers: Cincinnati, Florida State, UConn, Kansas, LSU, Syracuse, South Carolina
  • Christian Brown (Senior)- Offers: Clemson, Georgia, UNLV
  • Cam Thomas (Junior) USA Basketball participant, Offers: UConn, Florida, NC State, Oklahoma

Steve Smith

Head Coach

Twitter:  @OHACoachSmith

Huntington Prep Fighting Irish – Huntington, WV

  • Jaemyn Brakefield 6’8 2020. Rankings – ESPN #18 – College Offers/Commitment – Kansas, UCLA, West Virginia, Xavier, LSU, South Carolina, Ohio State, Ole Miss, Vanderbilt, Boston College, Florida, Mississippi State, California, Florida State, Alabama
  • AJ Hoggard 6’3 2020. Offers from UConn, Dayton, Depaul, New Mexico, Ole Miss.
  • JT Thor 6’8 2021. Rankings – ESPN #25 – Offers from Arizona State, California, Florida, UConn.
  • Greg Tribble 6’3  2019. Offers from Kent State, Stony Brook, Morehead State, Toledo, Youngstown State

Arkell Bruce

Head Coach

Twitter:  @HprepCoachBruce

Gray Collegiate War Eagles – West Columbia, SC

Preseason #1 in SC AA

  • Tommy Bruner 6’1 2019. Offers from Towson State, South Carolina State, St. Bonaventure and Yale.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player. 
  • Khalil Robinson 6’0 2019. Offers from South Carolina State, Jacksonville State, Citadel and Howard University.
  • Dallaz Corbit 6’6 2019. Committed to UCF (Football)

Dion Bethea

Head Coach

Instagram:  @DBethea75

Dorman High School Cavaliers – Roebuck, SC

Preseason #1 in SC AAAAA

  • Myles Tate 5’11 2020. Offers from South Carolina, College of Charleston, South Florida.  #2 Player in SC Class of 2020.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player. 
  • PJ Hall 6’8 2020. Ranked #133 by 247 Sports.  Offers from South Carolina, Clemson, Florida, Georgia, Pittsburgh.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player. 
  • Ta’Lon Cooper 6’3 2019. Committed to Morehead State.  Preseason Top 5 Senior Player by SCBCA in AAAAA. 

Thomas Ryan

Head Coach

Twitter:  @CoachTHRyan

Trinity Christian School Crusaders – Fayetteville, NC

  • Greg Gantt 6’7 2019. Ranked #66 by 247 Sports.  Committed to Providence.

Heath Vandevender

Head Coach

Cardinal Newman School Cardinals – Columbia, SC

  • Chico Carter Jr. – 6’4 – 2019 – Top 10 in the State – Committed to Murray State University
  • Josh Beadle – 6’4 – 2021 – Top 5 in the State- USC Upstate Offer, Drawing Mid to High Major Interest

Phil Deter

Head Coach

Twitter:  @PhillyDetes

Aspire Basketball Academy Wizards – Louisville, KY

  • Desean Eikens 6’6 2019. Committed to North Dakota.
  • Ahmard Harvey 6’6 2019. Offers from Coastal Carolina,
  • Caleb Fields 6’0 2019. Committed to Arkansas State.
  • Sekou Sada Kalle 6’10. Offers from Rutgers, UCLA, Western Kentucky.  Lindy’s Sports 13th in the nation in the class of 2021
  • Curt Lewis 6’4 2019. Offers from Arkansas State, Jacksonville State, Western Kentucky.
  • Jihaun Westbrook, 6’7 Class of 2019. Commitment – Colorado State University (VERBAL COMMIT)

Jeremy Kipness

Head Coach

Our Savior New American Pioneers – Centereach, NY

  • Jonathan Kuminga 6’7 2021.  #6 ESPN 2021
  • Adama Sanogo 6’9 2021. Offers from Creighton, TCU, Rutgers, Oregon. (247 Sports)
  • Hassan Drame 6’6 2020 & Fousseni Drame 6’6 2020. Twin brothers, both played for U18 Malien FIBA Basketball Team.

Rev. Ronald Stelzer

Head Coach

AC Flora High School Falcons – Columbia, SC

Preseason #8 in SC AAAA

  • Patrick Iriel 6’9 2020. Ranked #7 in 2020 South Carolina by Phenom Hoop Report . Offers from USC Upstate. Interests from Appalachian State, Wofford, Clemson, Winthrop & North Florida.
  • Robert McCray V 6’3 2021. Offers from USC Upstate & Miles College. Interests from Appalachian State, Wofford, Clemson, Winthrop & North Florida.
  • Derrick Sinkler Jr. 6’2 2019. Offers from USC Salkehatchie, Southern Wesleyan, and Miles College.  Preseason Top 5 Senior Player by SCBCA in AAAA.  

Josh Staley

Head Coach

Twitter:  @tal_elon_pops

Instagram:  tal_elon_pops

Cox Mill High School Chargers – Concord, NC

  • Wendell Moore Jr., 6’6 Class of 2019 – Rankings – #18 ESPN  #1 Player in North Carolina – College Offers/Commitment – Duke Commit
  • Caleb Stone-Carrawell, 6’5 Class of 2019 – College Offers/Commitment – UNC Charlotte Commit

Jody Barbee

Head Coach

Twitter:@jbarbee3

Nation Ford High School Falcons – Fort Mill, SC

Preseason #2 in SC AAAAA

  • Zeb Graham, 6’1 Class of 2019; College Offers/Commitment – Offers- USC Upstate, Hampton, Catawba College.  Preseason Top 5 Senior Player in AAAAA by SCBCA. 
  • Khy Smith, 6’8 Class of 2019;  College Offers/Commitment – Committed – USC Upstate
  • Shaman Alston, 6’5 Class of 2019; College Offers/Commitment – Offers- Wingate, Francis Marion, St. Leo
  • Malik Bryant, 6’3 Class of 2019.

Jared Adamson

Head Coach

Liberty Heights Cardinals – Charlotte, NC

  • Juwan Gary – #55 in ESPN – Committed to University of Alabama
  • Shayne Scruggs – Top 150

Michael Wright

Head Coach

Keenan High School Raiders – Columbia, SC

Preseason #3 in SC AAA

  • Dillon Jones 6’6 2020. Ranked #4 in 2020 South Carolina by Phenom Hoop Report.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player.  Offers from South Carolina, College of Charleston, Maryland Eastern Shore, South Carolina State, Presbyterian, USC Upstate. Interests from Georgetown, Clemson, Georgia State, Wake Forest, Oklahoma State, North Florida, Winthrop, Mercer, Florida Gulf Coast
  • Latrell Taylor 6’2 2019. Offers from Coker College
  • Raekwon Horton 6’6 2020. Ranked #14 in 2020 South Carolina by Phenom Hoop Report. Interests from NC A&T, Wofford, Presbyterian, Charleston Southern, Georgia.

Zach Norris

Head Coach

Twitter: @z3master

North Mecklenburg High School Vikings – Huntersville, NC

  • Tristan Maxwell, 6’3 Class of 2020
    College Offers/Commitment – NC State, South Florida
  • Chris Ford, 6’4 Class of 2021
    College Offers/Commitment
  • Demar Anderson, 6’2 Class of 2020
    College Offers/Commitment – Robert Morris, USC Upstate
  • Shamann Artis, 6’1 Class of 2020
    College Offers/Commitment – USC Upstate

Duane Lewis

Head Coach

Hartsville High School Raiders – Hartsville, SC

Preseason #7 in SC AAAA

  • Trae Hannibal, 6’1 Class of 2019. College Offers/Commitment – Committed to University of South Carolina.  Preseason SCBCA Elite Player. 
  • Cesare Edwards, 6’8 Class of 2021 – College Offers/Commitment – Interest from College of Charleston, South Carolina, Ole Miss, Clemson
  • Demonte Capehart, 6’7 Class of 2020.  College Offers/Commitment – Committed to Clemson (Football)
  • Alvin Cuffie Jr, 6’0 Class of 2019

Yusuf English

Head Coach

Lower Richland Diamond Hornets – Hopkins, SC

  • Quenton Flood, 6’5 Class of 2021  College Offers/Commitment – Interest from College of Charleston, South Carolina
  • Korey Richardson, 6’4 Class of 2021 -College Offers/Commitment – Interest from Iowa State
  • Damajae Hicks, 6’8 Class of 2019 – College Offers/Commitment – Interests from Newberry, Georgia Southwestern

Caleb Gaither

Head Coach

Twitter:@CoachGaither

York Preparatory Academy Patriots – York, SC

  • Deuce Dean, 6’3 Class of 2019 – College Offers – Tulane, Southern Mississippi, Charlotte, St. Josephh, Ryder
  • Roman Bowie, 6’2 Class of 2020

Larry Davis

Head Coach