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2002 Recruiting News and Story Archives


Dec 31  Final scores and reports on all the Treasure Coast area holiday tournaments.

Dec. 30  Day Three - Treasure Coast Holiday Classic, Ft. Pierce Westwood upends Lincoln Park for North championship. The Greyhounds' William Potts suffered a terrible injury that stopped play for 25 minutes. Pendleton wins North championship. John Carroll finishes 2-1 to take 3rd place.

Dec. 28  Day Two - Treasure Coast Holiday Classic, Ft. Pierce Westwood defeats John Carroll in overtime. Port St. Lucie and Pendleton to meet for South championship. Lincoln Park continues their run.

Dec. 28  Day Two - Shark Holiday Classic, Sebastian defeats St. Edwards to claim championship.

Dec. 28  Day Three - Holiday Hoopla, Vero Beach Westminster Academy loses again. Vero Beach dismantles Jupiter and Lyman High gets back in the win column.

Dec. 28  Day Three - Martin County Hall of Fame Classic, West Orange comes up short in loss to Martin County. South Fork destroys Miramar.

Dec. 27  Day One - Treasure Coast Holiday Classic, John Carroll dismantles Jupiter Christian. Pendleton School dominates. Lincoln Park pushes their winning streak to 8.

Dec. 27  Day One - Shark Holiday Classic, A new tournament begins in Sebastian.

Dec. 27  Day Two - Holiday Hoopla, Vero Beach Jupiter and Vero Beach to meet in championship.

Dec. 27  Day Two - Martin County Hall of Fame Classic, A mental error costs South Fork chance at championship.

Dec. 26  Day One - Holiday Hoopla, Vero BeachThe expected loss of Westminster Academy, but to Southwest Miami and day one scores.

Dec. 26  Day One - Martin County Hall of Fame Classic, Martin County loses Hialeah Champagnat to Kingdom of the Sun tournament and day one scores.

Dec 15  Florida High School Sportswriters Association boys basketball polls.


Dec 6  Top 20 Prep School Poll.


Nov 21  Hurley Dunbar takes the first step to Division II basketball.

Nov 21  Our latest list of the top of the Class of 2003.
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Nov 19  Prep school pre-season rankings.

Nov 4  Pre-season National Top 25 teams.

Nov 1  A report on Jim Haley's Annual Adidias Rookie Sensations.

Oct 24  Trevor Ariza picks Lavin and UCLA.

Oct 21  IMG Academy's Renaldo Balkman is headed to the SEC.

Oct 15  Amare Stoudemire shows what he's got in NBA preseason game.

Aug 26  The Seattle Times reported in their Sunday editions that Rainer Beach twins Lodrick and Rodrick Stewart committed to Washington.

Aug 25  A closer look at the basketball program at Admiral Farragut Academy with head coach Michael Wells

Aug 20  Wesley Green used a strong July showing to solidify his relationship with some schools.

Aug 2  **PowerBasketball EXCLUSIVE** The Top incoming freshmen in Martin County

Aug 1  School Sports report on top players at Adidas ABCD Camp

July 31  Chris Paul leads the Kappa Magic to the AAU National Championship.

July 17  Notes and results from Glenn Wilkes' Shooting Stars camp at Lander University

July 5  Jimmy Hudson, of Eustis commits to Clemson and Chris Richard of Lakeland Kathleen commits to Florida
June 26 Leon Powe, the #1 power forward prospect in the west, suffered an ACL injury this spring. However, elite schools across the country still keep pursuing him ... from Prep West Hoops

June 26  T.J .Bannister and a couple of Florida kids raise some eyebrows at last week's Five Star camp from PrepStars.com

June 17  Team Breakdown didn't stop driving until they got to the Rumble in the Bronx summer circuit tourney and they made it to the finals. by Michael Kruse of Basketball America

June 12  Final results from the YBOA boys state tournament held last weekend in Orlando.

June 8 LeBron James, the nation's top high school player, suffered a wrist injury and could be sidelined for six to eight weeks. from Chris Monter of Monter Draft News and College Basketball News

June 6  The state of affairs at YBOA National headquarters does not look good.
May 27  Florida YBOA Boys' rankings for state

May 24  Two Memorial Day super tournaments featuring a who's who of the national elite in the Gibbons Tournament of Champions (TOC) and in Bloomington, Ind., the Nike Memorial Day Classic. Article by Rob Harrington of Prepstars.

May 24  YBOA Girls' state tournament results

May 15    Important information about the Treasure Coast qualifier.

May 13    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the South Florida qualifier.

May 7    Current YBOA Girls standings, all divisions.

May 6    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the High Hoops qualifier.

May 1  Houston Kingwood Classic report. What the heck is a Vakeaton Wafer? Something on Star Trek? Find out from Michael Kruse of BasketballAmerica.com
Apr. 29    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the Gold Coast qualifier.

Apr. 22    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the Gainesville qualifier.

Apr. 17  Leon Powe, one of the nation's top forwards in the Class of 2003 , is out for 4-6 months from Tracy Pierson and PrepWestHoops.com

Apr. 16    Current YBOA Girls standings, all divisions.

Apr. 15    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the Port Charlotte and Jupiter qualifiers.

Apr. 9    Current YBOA Girls standings, all divisions.

Apr. 8    Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions as of the Port Charlotte and Jupiter qualifiers.

Apr. 2    Current YBOA Girls standings, all divisions.

Apr. 1  LeBron James, Kendrick Perkins, and Sebastian Telfair are the underclassman selections in School Sports Boysí Basketball All-Americans for the 2001-2002 season, honoring 20 of the nationís top high school hoop players.
Mar. 31  Current YBOA Boys standings, all divisions, as of Barry Mestel's Winning Ways qualifier in Altamonte Springs.
Feb. 21  Region 2-6A and Region 2-4A Regional quarterfinal game reports.

Feb. 19  The Florida Sports Writers Week 9 poll for boys basketball.

Feb. 17  District 6-6A and 14-4A Tournament championship game reports.

Feb. 13  Treasure Lake Conference Middle School tournament report

Feb. 13  District Tournament Results for Class 14-4A, 14-5A, 6-6A.

Feb. 12  The Florida Sports Writers Week 8 poll for boys basketball.

Feb. 7  Just when you were getting used to Kareem Rush, along comes his younger brother ..

Feb. 5  The Florida Sports Writers Week 7 poll for boys basketball.
Jan. 31  Game reports and results for the Treasure Lake Conference from January, 2002.

Jan. 29  The Florida Sports Writers Week 6 poll for boys basketball

Jan. 24  Strength Rankings for the Treasure Lake Conference

Jan. 22  The Florida Sports Writers Week 5 poll for boys basketball

Jan. 19  State ranked Vero Beach, No. 10 - 6A, gets by Gainesville at the Belleview Diamondback Challenge

Jan. 15  The Florida Sports Writers Week 4 poll for boys basketball

Jan. 15  The game of the week for District 6-6A, Vero Beach vs. Palm Beach Lakes. Vero Beach shuts down Louis Graham and the Rams, 75-61.

Jan. 9  Like many 18-year-olds trying to decide what to do about college, Karlon Fields, fields his options from Eric Bossi for PrepStars.com

Jan. 8  The Florida Sports Writers Week 3 poll for boys basketball

Jan. 3  Game reports and results for the Treasure Lake Conference from November and December, 2001.
2001 Recruiting News and Story Archives

Dec. 29  Day Three game reports from the Martin County Hall of Fame Classic

Dec. 28  Day Two game reports from the Martin County Hall of Fame Classic

Dec. 28  10 Ways To Tell You Are At a LeBron James game from Dave Telep

Dec. 27  Day One game reports from the Martin County Hall of Fame Classic

Dec. 22  Our report on yesterday's games at the City of Palms classic. This first report includes the four Challenge Round games.

Dec. 18  The Florida Sports Writers Week 2 poll for boys basketball

Dec. 18  A report on the City of Palms Classic from Dave Telep. We will be posting our own report on the final games of the tournament.

Dec. 14  Palm Beach Lakes too much for Martin County in 77-63 victory. Key fouls to Richard Cleare and Korey Mitchell ...

Dec. 13  The Florida Sports Writers Week 1 poll for boys basketball

Dec. 7  R.J. Reynolds makes it official from PrepStars.com

Dec. 7  Martin County shuts down South Fork, 75-54. Hurley Dunbar gets 25 points and 12 steals to lead...

Dec. 5  Martin County holds off Port St. Lucie, 59-58, in their home opener for the "W".

Dec. 1  Port St. Lucie High opens with a blowout win over South Fork. Richard Damus gets 35 points...
Nov. 13 Amare Stoudemire not expected to sign with Memphis from Dave Telep

Nov. 12 Eddie Oliver, of HoopsUSA.com, has prepared his annual High School Tournament and Events Report for the upcoming season. It is the best report of it's kind in the country. Any coach or fan who would like to have a copy of the report should contact Eddie as soon as possible.

Nov. 6 Another player from Homestead Berkshire commits to.. from Dave Telep
Oct. 29 Port St. Lucie High's Darryl Taylor makes an impression at the Winning Ways Rookie Camp.

Oct. 25 The 10th Annual Adidas Rookie Sensations exposure camp was once again loaded with upcoming talent. Article by Brent Lemond for Larry Blustein's Florida Kids.net

Oct. 24 Eddie Oliver, of HoopsUSA.com, is now preparing his annual High School Tournament and Events Report for the upcoming season.

Oct. 2 Duke's latest recruiting effort lands them quite a list.


Sept. 25 Rashad Anderson States His Case

Sept. 14 If players keep dwindling at this rate, the Oak Hill Academy (Va.) basketball team might actually lose a game this season.

Sept. 6 Homestead Berkshire needs games


Aug. 23 Another chapter in Amare Stoudemire's troubles

Aug. 22 A pre-season look at the Treasure Coast area teams

Aug. 21   St. Lucie West Centennial's two man show goes JuCo, Tyrrell Hightower will be attending Glen Oaks CC in Michigan. and Eddie Robinson will be staying in Florida and attending Pasco Hernando CC

Aug. 17  Breakdown talks about Akini Adkins leaving Florida High

Aug. 15   Hurley Dunbar, Class of 2003, one of the area's legitimate D-II or better players makes a jump to a familiar gym and new school...

Aug. 15   PowerBasketball's pre-season top picks for the 2001-2002 school year for the Treasure Coast...


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