Tag: Trent Markwith


The Opening 2022 Impressions - July 3, 2020

Many of the top teams from around the south participated in The Opening. Atlanta, Ga – The Opening brought some of the best 17U teams in the Southeast together last Saturday, but there were also some impressive 16U groups that were in action over at ISA throughout the event. Here are a few new faces in the 2022 class as well as some familiar names that have made strides in their games over the last couple of months. By: Trent Markwith 6’2” G Tre Donaldson (TSF Mack 2022) Pairing Donaldson with Bruce......

Continue Reading


GHSA 7A Realignment & Reclassification Early Preview - May 2, 2020

Wheeler (GA) won Georgia’s biggest classification last year and will be moving down to 6A. Photo – Ty Freeman Atlanta, Ga -The GHSA released its reclassification and realignment plans this winter, and these will be implemented starting with the 2020-21 school year. There were numerous shifts among the different regions and classifications that could shake things up and make next basketball season even more interesting in Georgia. We will start off with Georgia’s highest classification and look over some of the changes that are taking place in 7A. By: Trent Markwith Additions:......

Continue Reading


2021 Spring Recruiting Update - April 30, 2020

Kowacie Reeves Jr. is set to make his college announcement on April 30th.  By: Trent Markwith Atlanta, Ga – The 2ndand final April Live Period would have finished up this past weekend. Even though we haven’t been able to play any basketball this spring, college coaches have still been active in their recruitment of prospects with numerous players receiving offers over the last few weeks. Georgia is a heavily recruited state and that has continued during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are some quick hitters for what has been going on within Peach......

Continue Reading


Available seniors -April 28, 2020

Terrence Edwards is one of the best available players in the state of Georgia. Photo – Ty Freeman By: Trent Markwith Atlanta, Ga – There are 2 notable HS duos in 2020 that are still on the board in Jermontae Hill & Terrence Edwards from Tucker, and then Roman Son & Ra’Sean Frederick from Therrell. Hill and Edwards are both taller perimeter players who are competitive and do a variety of things to help their teams. Hill started to pick up a lot of new suitors in the winter, Edwards released a Final 4 of VCU,......

Continue Reading


2020 Spring Recruiting update - April 27, 2020

Auburn recently landed a commitment from 4-Star forward JT Thor of Norcross (GA). Atlanta, Ga– Things are starting to wind down with the Class of 2020 and guys are committing to schools every day. The past few weeks has seen some of the top guys left on the board make their college decision, but there are others who are still picking up offers and waiting things out. Let’s take a look at some notable Georgia recruiting developments over the last 2 weeks. A 2021 update will be coming next. By: Trent Markwith......

Continue Reading


Patiently waiting prospects -April 22, 2020

Max Harris got better each game as the season went on for Wheeler (GA). Atlanta, Ga– This past weekend would have been the 1stLive Period for this travel season where prospects could show college coaches their abilities. But with the current situation, we’re all at home without basketball being played. Each spring, there are a handful of guys who might not get a ton of offers yet, but have their names marked down for further evaluation. Here are 5 such prospects who don’t have a ton of buzz surrounding them but I......

Continue Reading


2021 Georgia Rim Protectors - April 17, 2020

Ryan Mutombo is one of the top post players in the Country and one of Georgia’s best.  Atlanta, Ga– Everyone likes offense, but the defensive side of the game has to be given some attention as well. While perimeter defenders are recognized fairly often, the big guys who are helping their teams defensively in the paint are not considered as much. Georgia’s 2021 class has numerous players who provide a boost with their ability to alter shots and make opponents think twice when going towards the basket. Here are 5 prospects who......

Continue Reading


2022 PG Rankings Breakdown -April 11, 2020

Atlanta, Ga – Rankings are always a point of interest and while they create a lot of discussion, they are fluid and not anything to get overly concerned about. Recently, I completed a Top 75 ranking of Georgia’s 2022 class. Here we will look at the Top 5 Point Guard prospects from this class in the Peach State currently. While some are developing into PG’s and make the transition to man that spot on a team, these guys have already shown they can run a team effectively and contribute in other areas.......

Continue Reading


Team Spotlight: Team Dickerson - April 8, 2020

JoJo Peterson of Mount Pisgah (GA) will see his recruitment take off this year.  After being with the Atlanta Celtics for a long time, Demond Stephens decided to form an independent program this year, Team Dickerson. The team is named after the late Coach Derrick Dickerson, who was a legendary Atlanta Celtics coach for many years. Stephens has put together one of the best and biggest independent 17U teams you will see, boasting great prospects at various positions. They will attract a lot of coaches and will be heavily recruited. Let’s take......

Continue Reading


Super 64 Camp Senior Notebook - March 15, 2020

Daeyon James was one of the many standouts at the Spring Super 64 Camp. Written by: Trent Markwith 6’5” SG Daeyon James (McDonough) No one had more people talking at camp than James did. Even when others seemed tired or ready to call it a day, he was on a mission to prove himself as the best 2020 prospect in attendance. James has built a reputation as a high-level shooter and quickly showed why at camp, connecting on a variety of jumpers from numerous spots on the floor. His size on the......

Continue Reading