Popscout Chats: Mikey Williams

Caught up with the #1 Recruit for the Class of 2023, Mikey Williams.  The kid is as skilled as they come and only in the 8th grade (time of interview).  His development over the next 4 years will be fun to watch. The interview was taken during the 2019 Pangos Best of the West Camp….

2019 Hawks-Naismith Tipoff Classic Standouts

Recap of players who stood up and out during the 2019 Hawks-Naismith Tipoff Classic’s final day of action on November 16, 2019.  Images by Popscout. Game 1 Denmark 55 vs Maynard Jackson 52 10 -Robert Cowherd  Denmark HS 6’3 CG Class of 2022 (Listed as 6’5 on the submitted team roster) Cold shooting night for…

7’0 Walker Kessler shines during Hawks-Naismith Tipoff Classic

Walker Kessler showed why he’s the #1 Recruit in the State of Georgia during the 2019 Hawks-Naismith Tipoff Classic November 16, 2019, at Pace Academy in Atlanta, GA.  The 2020 big from Woodward Academy in College Park, GA has excellent feet, the ability to protect the rim, and a soft release on his shot which…

Popscout Game Recaps: Newton Rams vs Fayette County

3 Quarters of highlights between The Lady Rams and Fayette County.  Game played November 14, 2019 @ Newton High School in Covington, GA.  Great venue for some hoops and a very good amount of basketball junkies in the stands.  The Lady Rams miss too many easy layups and should spend some time in practice, working…

Popscout Game Recaps: Newton (GA) vs Fayette County (GA)

Boys Hoops November 14, 2019 Newton High School (GA) 1st Home game of the season for the Rams as they host Fayette County.  Newton was able to hold of FC down the stretch for a 88-78 W. Like, share and follow.  We appreciate your support. Popscout Elevate Yo’ game Twitter: pop_scout Instagram: popscoutbball Youtube: popscout

Lanier vs Denmark Slideshow

Game 6 4pm Lanier vs Denmark November 09, 2019 Georgia High School Basketball Showcase featuring Lanier vs Denmark.  Game played at Buford Arena in Buford, GA. The game featured Tulane commit 6’5 PG Sion James. Popscout Elevate Yo’ Game

CA Hoops: 2022 Amari Bailey

Highly touted Amari Bailey, the Number 2 player in the country for 2022, continues to develop his game, looking special as he starts his Soph. season for the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers (CA).  The kid is a stud with pure athleticism and ability to stay calm, cool and collected.  Amari’s size (6’4) and athleticism, allows him…

What’s on tap

Hawks – Naismith Tipoff Classic Friday, November 15 – Saturday, November 16, 2019 PACE Academy – Atlanta, GA

Popscout Image of the Day

Dodger Skipper Dave Roberts gives a shout out to National Skipper Dave Martinez during an MLB Game on October 09, 2019.  Image by Popscout.

Girls Fall Basketball​ Showcase (CA)

The 4th Annual Girls Fall Basketball Showcase is taking place on October 26, 2019, @ Lynwood High.  From the looks of it, we should come away with a great barometer reading on which teams will be special this season. One caveat is that many teams may not be at full strength. Nonetheless, all teams are…

Braggin’ Rights – Georgia vs Alabama

Popscout will be in Huntsville, Alabama on December 14, 2019.  Georgia vs Alabama braggin’ rights.  We can’t wait to see some new faces, schemes, venues, and skillsets.  Cali’ has been fun but it’s time we branch out and take our show on the road. Popscout Elevate Yo’ Game

Tip of Classic 2019

What:  HS Basketball Where: Norcross High, GA When: Nov.16, 2019 On the Radar Hoops Norcross High School Tip-Off Classic Cali’ has been fun but it’s time to take our show on the road.  Popscout will be out and about this season, covering high school events from across the country, to see who truly has been in…

Popscout Image of the Day

Internation Pre-Halloween Shootout Player of the Game Graphic.  October 12, 2019, @ Providence High School in Burbank, CA.  Graphics by Popscout.

Punch my Ticket: 2020 Kailyn Watkins

Knowledge and Character:  That’s the Alcorn Difference Watch out for the Lady Cougars of Crenshaw this season.  They have a new Head Coach in Correy Thomas (former Fairfax HC) and a few players looking to make a name for themselves on the Girls CA Hoop Circuit.  2020 5’7 G Kailyn Watkins has punched her ticket…

Popscout Q&A: 1st Year Coach Jaylon Bardley

We all we got. In a time when the social climate is stirring like a hurricane off the coast, threatening to demolish any and everything in its path, it’s great to see our youth, who’ve navigated their way through the current times (and system so to speak), giving back to the community in which they came….

Middle School Hoops Spotlight: The Dirty South

The dirty south has loads of talent. The State of Mississippi has a few diamonds in the rough that’s for sure.  Middle School basketball is alive and well in the State of Mississippi. Popscout was out and about, checking out those who show passion, love, and a thirst for the game many miles away from…

Popscout Word on the Street: 2023 Sydni Summers

2023 Sydni Summers – seen here ballin’ with here AAU Club LA’s Finest- will attend Centennial and make an immediate impact.  This young lady right here has all the intangibles to be the next big thing.  Continue to do what you do young soldier.  We’ll be keeping an eye out on you and your back…