8 Team Resumes

#1 Oak Hill Academy (VA)

Record: 45-0 (#1 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Steve Smith

Top Scorer: Dwayne Bacon

Signature Wins: Bishop O’Dowd (CA) x2, Wesleyan Christian (NC), Cape Henry (VA), Sierra Canyon (CA), Villa Angela-St Joseph (OH)

Tournament History: 6th appearance, 6-5 overall

Key Contributors:

2015 6’ 10” C Daniel Giddens: (Ohio State)

2016 6’ 7” PF Joe Hampton: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 5” SG Andrew Fleming: (Iowa)

2015 6’ 6” SG Dwayne Bacon: (Florida State)

2015 5’ 11” PG Terrence Phillips: (Missouri)

2015 6’ 5” SF Josh Reaves: (Penn State)

2016 6’ 9” PF Khadim Sy: (Undecided)

2017 6’ 1” PG Lidell Wigginton (Undecided)

 

#2 Montverde Academy (FL)

Record: 28-1 (#2 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Kevin Boyle

Top Scorer: Ben Simmons

Signature Wins: Jonesboro (GA), Plano West (TX), Bishop O’Dowd (CA), Wayne (OH), Pebblebrook (GA), Roselle Catholic (NJ)

Losses: Wheeler (GA)

Tournament History: 5th appearance 10-2 overall, 2 Championships (2013, 2014)

Key Contributors:

2015 7’ 0” C Doral Moore: (Wake Forest)

2015 6’ 8” PF Noah Dickerson: (Florida)

2015 6’ 9” SF Ben Simmons: (LSU)

2015 6’ 2” SG Marcel Ponitka: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 3” PG Howard Washington: (Undecided)

2018 6’ 9” SF EJ Montgomery: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 7” SF Marquez Letcher-Ellis: (Rice)

2015 7’ 4” C Jean Marc Koumadje: (Florida State)

 

#3 Blanche Ely (FL)

Record: 28-0 *Florida State Title (#6 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Melvin Randall

Top Scorer: Therrell Gosier

Signature Wins: Norland (FL), Cardinal Gibbons, North Port (FL), Dwyer (FL)

Tournament History: 3rd appearance, 0-2 overall

Key Contributors:

2015 6′ 7″ PF Therrell Gosier: (Undecided)

2015 6′ 2″ SG Diandre Wilson: (Undecided)

2015 5′ 10″ PG Javon Heastie: (Undecided)

2015 6′ 1″ PG LaQuincy Rideau: (Undecided)

2016 6′ 4″ SF Trevor Goodrum: (Undecided)

2017 6′ 0″ PG Keonn Scott: (Undecided)

 

#4 Wheeler (GA)

Record: 30-2 (#3 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Doug Lipscomb

Top Scorer: Jaylen Brown 

Signature Wins: Wesleyan Christian (NC), Montverde Academy (FL), Central Catholic (OR), Pebblebrook (GA)

Losses: West Linn (OR), Bishop O’Dowd (CA)

Tournament History: 1st appearance

Key Contributors:

2015 6’ 7” PF Hakem Anchrum: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 7” SF Jaylen Brown: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 5” SG Shembari Phillips: (Tennessee)

2016 6’ 3” SG Cameron Jordan: (Undecided)

2016 5’ 10” PG Makhai Eastmond: (Undecided)

2017 6’ 2” PG Darius Perry: (Undecided)

 

#5 Huntington Prep (WV)

Record: 31-2 (#4 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25)

Head Coach: Arkell Bruce

Top Scorer: Thomas Bryant

Signature Wins: Life Center Academy (NJ), Arlington Country Day (FL), West Oaks (FL), Our Savior New American (NY)

Losses: Quality Education (NC), Callaway (MS)

Tournament History: 2nd appearance, 1-1 overall

Key Contributors:

2015 6’ 10” C Levi Cook: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 11” PF Thomas Bryant: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 7” SF Miles Bridges: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 1” SG Ivan Gandia: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 4” PG Curtis Jones: (Undecided)

2015 6’ 9” PF Ted Kapita: (Arkansas)

2015 6’ 3” SG Ronshad Allen-Shabazz: (Appalachian State)

2015 6’ 9” SF Karim Ezzeddine: (Undecided)

 

#6 Findlay Prep (NV)

Record: 28-2 (#5 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Andy Johnson

Top Scorer: Allonzo Trier

Signature Wins: Our Savior New American (NY), Stevenson (IL), Bishop Gorman (NV)

Losses: Wayne (OH), Canyon Springs (NV)

Tournament History: 7th appearance, 11-3 overall, 3 championships (2009, 2010, 2011)

Key Contributors:

2015 6’ 8” PF Horace Spencer: (Auburn)

2017 6’ 8” PF PJ Washington: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 8” SF Justin Jackson: (UNLV)

2015 6’ 5” SG Allonzo Trier: (Arizona)

2016 6’ 2” PG Derryck Thorton Jr: (Undecided)

2017 6’ 8” PF O’Shae Brissett: (Undecided)

2017 6’ 6” SF Donnie Tillman: (Undecided)

2016 6’ 9” PF Khalea Turner: (Undecided)

 

#7 Greensboro Day (NC)

Record: 33-2 *North Carolina State Title (#10 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Fred Johnson

Top Scorer: Darius Moore

Signature Wins: Providence Day (NC) 2x, Wesleyan Christian (NC) 2x, Davidson Day (NC)

Losses: Davidson Day (NC), Wesleyan Christian (NC)

Tournament History: 1st Appearance

Key Contributors:

2015 6′ 6″ Peter Agba: (Akron)

2017 6′ 5″ JP Moorman: (Undecided)

2017 6′ 4″ Travon Mayo: (Undecided)

2018 6′ 1″ Will Dillard: (Undecided)

2015 5′ 10″ Darius Moore: (Presbyterian)

2018 6′ 5″ John Newman: (Undecided)

2015 6′ 3″ Trevor Mayo: (Undecided)

 

 

#8 Wings Academy (NY)

Record: 29-2 (#23 in HS Hoops Elite Top 25 Rankings)

Head Coach: Billy Turnage

Top Scorer: Jessie Govan

Signature Wins: Construction (NY), Jefferson (NY), Cardozo (NY), Brentwood (NY)

Losses: Roman Catholic (PA), Cardozo (NY)

Tournament History: 1st Appearance

Key Contributors:

2015 6′ 11″ C Jessie Govan: (Georgetown)

2017 6′ 5″ PF Jose Perez: (Undecided)

2017 6′ 1″ SG Kamissoko Boubacar: (Undecided)

2015 6′ 1″ SG Efrain DeJesus: (Undecided)

2015 6′ 1″ PG Desure Buie: (Hofstra)

2016 6′ 8″ PF Jamar Brown: (Undecided)

2016 6′ 3″ SG Kevin Saylor: (Undecided)

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