Taylor Donaldson: Respect the Grind

We’re going under the hood with student-athletes to find out what makes them tick. On and off the court you feel me.  2020 Taylor Donaldson is a one to watch for her class.  She’s becoming battle-tested on the AAU circuit as we speak and should be on the radar of several D1 suitors as a…

Popscout Scouting Reports

Players, keep an eye out on our scouting reports that are geared towards offering advice to student-athletes.  You can take it or let it alone family 😉 Alexis Mark  – 2020 Sierra Canyon High School 5’10 G/F Alexis is a solid defender who brings a defensive presence to her game like no other.  She’s able…

Popscout Scouting Report

Taking a look at a few standouts from the Nike 32nd Annual Fairfax Summer Basketball Classic June 30, 2018 – Final Day of Action Cassius Stanley 6’5 G 2019 Sierra Canyon High School Dynamic play-maker with NBA skill-sets.  At 6’5, can handle in the open court while beating his defender off the dribble. Gets to…

Popscout Scouting Reports

Taking a look at a few soldiers who appear to be separating themselves from the competition. Evan Mobley 6’11 200  PF/C Class of 2020 ESPN Rating: N/A Offers:  5 Evan is developing into a solid recruit, having offers from major D1’s such as UCLA, USC, Stanford, Alabama, and San Diego State.  Appears to be finding…

The Classic @ Damien – PopScout Scouting Reports: Zekiah LoVett

Zekiah LoVett 6’3 SR PG Redondo Union High Class of 2018 Shifty point guard with high caliber ball handling attributes.  Likes to lull defenders to sleep then blow by them with a 1st step or his unique ability to muscle (grab and hold) his way by defenders.  Superior vision in the open court while making…

Popscout Scouting Reports: Taking away from a Big Stage.

Food for thought. What do we take away from these big stage tournaments?  Girls Nike TOC, Torrey Pines Holiday Classic, City of Palms Classic, Les Schwab Invitational, The Classic @ Damien 2017, etc.  We, as an evaluator, get a birds-eye look into how players (and programs) truly perform under the big lights – simulating a…

Popscout Scouting Reports – 6’3 PG Elijah Harkless

Elijah Harkless 6’3 PG Etiwanda Eagles Class of 2018 We like the grittiness of this young up and coming PG.  Has good size and athleticism at the PG to finish among the trees, drawing contact and contorting his body to get buckets.  Likes to get out and run and finish with authority.  Good ball handler…