The #TeamEBA Upcoming Event Blog will keep you posted on all of the latest news and notes on who received invites or is all in for our camps and/or showcases. Our team is in gyms all over the country re-evaluating previous campers and looking for the next college prospect to bring into the Elite Basketball Academy fold.
Monday February 03, 2014
8:33 pm – Class of 2016 guard Morgan Towells of Atlanta, Ga. @Morgan3Towells has had a solid varsity season at Our Lady of Mercy. Earlier this season she scored a career high 28 points while helping lead her team just as a sophomore. She earned invites to both the Top 40 Workout“>#TeamEBA Top40 Workout on March 9th and the March 16th CoachHemi.com Showcase.
Thursday January 30, 2014
11:35 am – Class of 2015 guard Tiffany Rechis of Martin, Tenn. has been on fire averaging 21 points per game for her Westview High School team. We first got a look Rechis last spring at the May Day Challenge as she tore the nets off for her Tennessee Team Pride squad. She is doing much the same for coach Sean Stephenson @CoachStephens0n this year. She earned an invite to the CoachHemi.com Showcase on Sunday March 16 in Murfreesboro, Tenn.
7:07 pm – JUCO wing Cheyenne North @20chey12 (TN) is all in for the the #NationalSpringShowcase on April 26. 80 of the nation’s top JUCO prospects will be on hand.
7:11 pm – Class of 2017 guard Lexi Kiser of Va., @lexikiser04 was at #Fab5Camp & #Super64Camp in 2013. She’ll make Suwanee Sports Academy @ssasports her home on June 7-8 for #Super64Camp!
7:15 pm – JUCO Soph. Guard Amber Howard @iAMhoward of Chattanooga State is one of our all-time favorites. need someone to do my statistics homework She’s also an April 26th #NationalSpringShowcase invitee.
Feature Player Evaluation from February 22, 2011 featuring JUCO #NationalSpringShowcase participant Amber Howard as a high schooler:
Wednesday January 29, 2014
11:35 am – Class of 2015 guard Alexis Robinson of Ashland, Ky., @A_Rob2 has been reppin’ #TeamEBA for years. Now, she’s headed to Colorado. #TeamEBA Camper Check-In: Alexis Robinson She’s got an invite to the #Super64Camp on June 7-8.
11:43 am – Every time we need a photo for a camper, Ty Freeman @typhotog always has one in the vault. He’ll be at the #EBATop40 Workouts at Bogan Park on March 9th.
11:55 am – Kansas State @kstatewbb verbal Kylee Kopatich of Olathe, Kan., @kykop33 is a good early get for the Wildcats. Like Robinson, she’s got an invite to the #Super64Camp in June. The class of 2015 wing can really shoot it.
5:22 pm – #TeamEBA Fab Five Camper Hadley Kiefer of Dublin, Ohio @HadleyKiefer has had a solid high school season. The 5-11 guard hit 5 threes in an earlier game this season. The versatile guard has posted several double-double games this season. She has earned invites to #TeamEBA events like the March 9th Top 40 Workout and the March 16th CoachHemi.com Showcase.
Tuesday January 28, 2014
11:02 am – We love seeing #TeamEBA Elite Basketball Academy’s future. Monday was a good night for Buford Middle School prospects Tory Ozment, Jessica Nelson @jessicanelson03 and Tatum Shipes @TatumShipes. All three have invites to the #EBATop40 Workout on March 9th.
11:09 am – We’re looking for big things in ’14 from #Teameba Lead Skills Trainer Adrian “AP” Penland @northgaelite. His new website launches soon. #AdrianPenlandBBall
11:15 am – Shouts to #EBATop40 Workout participant Devin Mitchell of Suwanee, Ga., @d_mitch23 as he hit the game winner for Collins Hill HS @C_HillHoops.
Feature Player Evaluation from January executive resume writing service canada 28, 2014 featuring Alabama signee & #EBATop40 Workout participant Devin Mitchell:
Monday January 27, 2014
5:45 pm – #TeamEBA Camper Blair Green @BlairGreen32 is starting on the varsity team for her school as an eighth grader. She is currently averaging 22.4 points and 9 rebounds per game for her squad. She earned an invitation to the CoachHemi.com Showcase on Sunday March 16.
Sunday January 26, 2014
7:30 pm – #TeamEBA Camper Kayla Smith @KJSmithWing Smith got off to a great start this season by hitting a last second shot to beat Salem HS in the opening game of the year en route to scoring 22 points. She recently scored 22 points versus Sandy Creek HS in a region victory. She earned an invitations to both the #EBATop40 Workout on March 9th as well as the CoachHemi.com Showcase on March 16.
Saturday January 25, 2014
3:30 pm – #TeamEBA campers class of 2016 forward Erika Cassell @_ErikaGOTchu and class of 2017 point guard Khayla Pointer lead Holy Innocents @TonyWatkinsHIES to a 30-point victory at the Wesleyan Winter Showcase.
4:48 pm – #EBAAllAmerican class of 2015 point guard Te’a Cooper @TeaCooper2 of McEachern HS (GA) finished with 31 points, 5 assists in a win over Hoover (AL) in the Wesleyan Winter Showcase. She has an invite to the #EBATop40 Workout on March 9th.
Feature Player Evaluation from January 2013 featuring #EBAAllAmerican participant Te’a Cooper:
9:12 pm – Sitting with Robert Alfonso @MrHoopSeen & class of 2017 forward Grant Frerking @GrantFrerking of the Wesleyan School (GA) comes to say hello. We will see him play soon. He’s an #EBATop40 invitee.
9:40 pm – I love class of 2014 point guard Troy Morrison’s @BabyTroy_4 game. The Greater Atlanta Christian floor general is cool, calm & collected. Look essay writer service for him at the #EBATop40 Workout on March 9th.
Friday January 24, 2014
10:35 pm – #Super64Camp star Brooke Copeland had a cool 40 point night in a win for Bradley Central HS (TN). She’s a Florida signee & a top 100 kid nationally.
10:41 pm – Another close overtime win for Dawson County HS’s #EBATop40 Workout invitees Karlie Bearden & Ashley Parker. We wrote about them both in “Camper Check-In” earlier this week.
Feature Player Evaluation from September 8, 2013 featuring #EBATop40 Workout participant Ashley Parker:
Thursday January 23, 2014
8:02 pm – Class of 2014 shooting guard Devin Mitchell of Collins Hill HS is in for the #EBATop40 Workout on March 9th. Mitchell signed with Alabama in the fall. Jonathan Hemingway wrote about him in an “In Focus” piece just before the season.
8:09 pm – Thanks to Matthew Conboy, we’ll have kids travel for #Super64Camp from Washington & Alaska like class of 2014 shooting guard Kelli Kingma of Mill, Creek Wash., did! A class of 2014 graduate, Kingma is a two-time #EBAAllAmerican and shined at camp in 2012.
Wednesday January 22, 2014
10:57 pm – Elite Basketball Academy Lead Trainer Adrian Penland says that #EBATop40 invitee Abbie Franklin of Jefferson, Ga., is the OnlineAthens Player of the week.
11:04 pm – Class of 2014 forward Lucas Pain of Dawson County HS (GA) made his presence felt in a region win tonight earning an #EBATop40 Workout invite in the process.
Monday January 20, 2014
11:51 am – Class of 2015 wing Taylor Darks showed so well at the #NationalFallShowcase that she has an invite June 7-8.
11:57 am – Class of 2015 wing Lanie Page of Wamego, Kansas dropped 31 points in the first half of a game that we were at and earned a chance to compete help writing a great university paper & train on June 7-8 at the #Super64Camp as a result.
Saturday January 18, 2014
10:03 am – Like her Banks County High schoolmate Zac Orr, class of 2015 prospect Kaitlyn Duncan of Homer, Ga., got an #EBATop40 Workout invite with her energy at a HS practice!
10:11 am – Per our Video Coordinator Kris Watkins, class of 2015 #EBATop40 Workout invitee Lochlain Corliss of Cumming, Ga., hit a buzzer beater for a win Tues.
Elite Basketball Academy Series
***Designed for evaluation purposes, these are great opportunities for upperclassmen and underclassmen alike to get valuable game broadcasts that can be sent to college coaches with a single email message. For underclassmen, it also serves as the gateway for prospects with remaining high school eligibility to play in front of the PeachStateBasketball.com staff.
March 9 – EBA Top 40 Spring Workout
Sept. 13/14 Elite Basketball Academy Fab 5 Camp (Sept.)
Oct. 19 – Elite Basketball Academy Top 40 Fall Workout (Oct.)
March 9 – Elite Basketball Academy Top 40 Workout
April 27 – EBA National Spring Showcase
June 7/8 – EBA Super 64 Camp
Aug 30/31 – EBA Fab Five Camp
Sept 26 – EBA National Fall Showcase
Oct. 19 – Elite Basketball Academy Top 40 Fall Workout
Brandon Clay is the Director of Scouting for the OTRHoopsReport.com. Clay is also the owner of Peach State Basketball, Inc., and ProspectsNation.com. Clay has been involved in the community since 2001 as an evaluator, event operator and trainer. You can reach him at BrandonClay@PeachStateBasketball.com
Jonathan Hemingway is a National Evaluator for the OTRHoopsReport. He is also the owner of Coach Hemingway Basketball. He has been involved in the community since 1996 as a coach, camp director and evaluator. You can reach him via email at JonathanHemingway@PeachStateBasketball.com and follow him on twitter @JLHemingwayPSB