Caleb Byrd 2020

Georgia Southern commit Caleb Byrd chats with us after Newton’s 84-80 victory over Grayson (12/10/19) who came in riding an eight-game winning streak and ranked #1 in the State of Georgia.  Newton hits the road to take on Rockdale County today, Friday, December 13, 2019.  Girls tip at 6pm, boys to follow. Follow us onContinue reading “Caleb Byrd 2020”

Popscout Chats: Eastside HC Michael Gerald

Eastside Eagle Head Coach Michael Gerald’s post-game interview after defeating Alcovy 72-66 on December 07, 2019, capturing his 100th victory.  The Eagles are now 8-1. Popscout Elevate Yo’ Game  

Popscout Throwback Games: BMHS vs Westchester

2015 Westchester Championship Tourney Game featuring Bishop Montgomery Knights vs Westchester Comets.  Popscout Out n’ About you feel me. Popscout Elevate Yo’ Game

Popscout Throwback Games: 2013 Spencer Freedman

Cal Supreme HC Deon Coleman has been at it for quite some time. Take a look at a contest from 2013 featuring one of his up and coming squads. I see a few familiar faces indeed. Spencer Freedman – Harvard Jordan Shackel – San Diego State

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 aContinue reading “Taylor Donaldson: Respect the Grind”

Popscout Last 5: Sierra Canyon vs Saugus

John Burroughs Summer Tourney Saugus vs. Sierra Canyon June 09, 2019 Do you have what it takes to put a team on your back and lead them to victory?  Are you getting it done when it matters during crunch time?  Can your team answer the call down the stretch and execute themselves towards victory? WeContinue reading “Popscout Last 5: Sierra Canyon vs Saugus”

LaMelo Ball and Big O: Drew League Mix

  Drew league Mix from two of the hottest prospects in the country. Big O and LaMelo Ball showing out at the Drew League Saturday, June 8, 2019.  Moviemode is a beast. Popscout Elevate Yo Game

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 ableContinue reading “Popscout Scouting Reports”

Dapper Dandy’s

Part 1 of our look at Dapper Dandy’s that stood out this summer on the AAU circuit. Summer has come and gone.  It was a time to showcase your skills, beginning your journey towards stardom.  Many feel the AAU circuit may be watered down with Adidas, Under Armour, and Nike all having their own summerContinue reading “Dapper Dandy’s”

The Classic at Damian: Birmingham Patriots are the Real Deal

One of the hardest things a coach can do is get his players to buy into what you’re doing as a coaching staff and then turn this into performance on the court.  Nick Halic – Head Coach at Birmingham High School – has done just that.  His kids play a style of basketball similar toContinue reading “The Classic at Damian: Birmingham Patriots are the Real Deal”

Harvard Westlake wins Palisades Tourney

Harvard Westlake has been crowned Champions of the 2016 Palisades Beach Invitational Tourney, knocking off a very sound Fairmont Prep team by a score of 48-45.  The squad relies on its twin dynamic duo of Jayla (tourney MVP with 21 pts in the Championship game) and Jada Ruffus-Milner (All Tourney Selection – 11pts) to carryContinue reading “Harvard Westlake wins Palisades Tourney”

Passion of the game: Lone Peak Basketball

We always say that the game of basketball is magical.  The more you put into your craft, the better the game will reward you at the end of the day.  But what if you couldn’t rely on your jumping ability or superior athleticism to get you over the hump?  What if you had to doContinue reading “Passion of the game: Lone Peak Basketball”

Punch My Ticket: Zafir Williams

We like what we see early on from the Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits: their ability to play as a team.  Egos can sometimes get in the way of a basketball championship – players looking to get theirs and not having the teams’ best interest at hand.  When watching the Jackrabbits do their ‘thang’, it seemsContinue reading “Punch My Ticket: Zafir Williams”