Fifth Place Semi: Mater Dei vs. Wesleyan Christian

Both teams lost heartbreakers in the quarter-final round.  Both teams are immensely talented, each have multiple D-I players.  Nationally ranked at the start of...

Fifth Place Semi: NJ Hudson Catholic vs. Orlando Oakridge

Hudson came into the City of Palms nationally ranked in the top ten while Oakridge was hoping to reach that lofty status.  Both lost...

Semi-Final #1: Chicago Simeon vs. Memphis East

Chicago’s best vs. the nation’s best.  These teams could meet again next month in Memphis but for now it is for a place in...

Semi-Final #2: GA McEachern vs. U-School

Both teams won in dramatic fashion in the semis to get this far. McEachern is loaded with young talent while U-School has Vernon Carey,...

Signature Series Consolation: WI Kaukauna vs. PA Mars

This year’s signature series is devoted to small school basketball.  However, that doesn’t mean it has small talent.  Kaukauna features ball-handling and scoring wizard...

Signature Series Final: KY Corbin County vs. GA Upson-Lee

Two small school powers from southern states matched up in the Signature Series final.  While neither team has a nationally known player, they both...

Consolation Semi: Archbishop Malloy vs. AL Mountain Brook

I n the second consolation semi, some highly regarded juniors take center stage.  For Malloy, its Cole Anthony, a guard many consider the best perimeter...

Consolation Semi: The Ranney School vs. Orlando Christian Prep

A n early drive brings us to our first day at the City of Palms.  The opening game features Ranney School out of New Jersey...

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