Monday, March 20, 2017

OAK HILL ACADEMY'S MATT COLEMAN HAS BEEN NAMED THE 2016-2017 VIRGINIA GATORADE POY - ALL-MET ELITE

OAK HILL ACADEMY'S
 MATT COLEMAN
HAS BEEN NAMED
THE
2016-2017
VIRGINIA
GATORADE
 POY
ALL-MET ELITE
 
The 6-foot-2, 185-pound senior point guard has led the Warriors to a 34-4 record and a berth in the Dick’s Sporting Goods High School National Tournament, scheduled to begin March 30.
 
Coleman averaged 11.3 points, 7.5 assists, 4.5
rebounds and 2.6 steals per game through 38 games. He was a member of the USA Basketball Under-18 National Team that won a gold medal at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in July.
 
Coleman has maintained an A average in the classroom. He has signed a national letter of intent to play basketball on scholarship at the University of Texas beginning this fall.

MOUNT ST. JOSEPH'S JALEN SMITH HAS BEEN NAMED THE 2016-2017 MARYLAND GATORADE POY - ALL-MET ELITE

MOUNT ST. JOSEPH'S
 JALEN SMITH
HAS BEEN NAMED
THE
2016-2017
MARYLAND
GATORADE
POY 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
The 6-foot-10, 195-pound junior forward led the Gaels to a 35-3 record and the Baltimore Catholic League title this past season. Smith averaged 17 points, nine rebounds and three blocked shots per game while shooting 64 percent from inside the arc. Also the Baltimore Catholic League MVP, he is ranked as the nation’s No. 20 recruit in the Class  of 2018 by 247Sports.
 
Smith has maintained a 3.34 GPA in the classroom. He will begin his senior year of high school this fall.

MARET'S LUKA GARZA HAS BEEN NAMED THE 2016-2017 D.C. GATORADE POY - ALL-MET ELITE

MARET'S
LUKA GARZA
HAS BEEN NAMED
THE
2016-2017
WASHINGTON D.C.
GATORADE
POY 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
The 6-foot-11, 230-pound senior power forward and center averaged 24.6 points, 11.7 rebounds, 2.5 blocks and 1.1 assists this past
season, leading the Frogs (26-5) to both the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference and DCSAA tournament championship games.
 
Garza averaged 33.3 points and 16.0 rebounds in the DCSAA tournament and dropped 37 points and 17 rebounds in a 77-66 loss to
Gonzaga College High in the title game. He is a McDonald’s All-American Game nominee and rated as the nation’s No. 100 recruit in
the Class of 2017 by ESPN.com.
 
Garza has maintained a B average in the classroom. He has signed a national letter of intent to play basketball on scholarship at the
University of Iowa beginning this fall.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

2017 ALHAMBRA CATHOLIC INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT CHAMPION - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
ALHAMBRA
CATHOLIC INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT
CHAMPION 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
GONZAGA defeated MOUNT ST. JOSEPH
82-70
to win the
2017
ALHAMBRA CATHOLIC INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT

Friday, March 10, 2017

RHODE ISLAND UNIV. - JEFF DOWTIN NAMED TO A-10 ALL ROOKIE TEAM - ALL-MET ELITE

RHODE ISLAND UNIV. 
JEFF DOWTIN
NAMED TO
A-10 ALL ROOKIE TEAM 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
ST. JOHNS HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 
Jeff Dowtin became the 16th player in Rhode Island history - and the fourth during the Dan Hurley era - to earn a spot on the A-10 all-rookie team.

The 6-3 freshman started the final 14 games of the season at point guard for the Rams, averaging 5.5 points, 2.3 rebounds, 3.6 assists, and 1.0 steals during that span. He led the conference in assist/turnover ratio in conference play, recording 55 assists to just 19 turnovers - good for a 3.24:1 ratio - over 18 games.

Dowtin was a two-time A-10 rookie of the week and tallied double figures on five occasions in conference play, including a season-high 19 points at Davidson.

The Upper Marlboro, Md. posted a season-high seven assists in consecutive games at George Mason and at La Salle.  Rhode Island was 7-0 when Dowtin had at least four assists.

2017 CAPITAL CLASSIC - UNITED STATES ALL-AMERICANS ROSTER - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
 CAPITAL CLASSIC
UNITED STATES
ALL-AMERICANS
ROSTER 
 ALL-MET ELITE
  
DARRYL MORSELL
MOUNT ST. JOSEPH
BALTIMORE MD.

 
UNITED STATES ALL-AMERICANS
 
Collin Gillespie - Archbishop Wood,
Matt Coleman - Oak Hill Academy
Tremont Waters - Notre Dame HS
Isaiah Washington - St. Raymond
Lonnie Walker IV - Reading HS
Brandon Randolph - Westtown School
Darryl Morsell  -  Mount St. Joseph
Chaundee Brown, Jr. -The First Academy      
Goanar Mar -  De La Salle, Minneapolis, MN
Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree - Neumann Goretti,
Bruno Fernando - IMG Academy
Bourama Sidibe - Saint Benedict’s
Brandon Huffman - Word of God Academy


Hoop Culture announced the local rosters for the 44th Annual Hoop Culture Capital Classic today. The nation’s most legendary high school basketball All-American Game will be played on Saturday April 8, 2017 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. There will be a preliminary game between the District All-Stars and the Suburban All-Stars beginning at 11AM, followed by the United States All-Americans versus the Capital All-Americans which includes the elite seniors from the DMV at 1PM. The United States All-Americans will be released on Thursday, March 9th.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/15005176FF49865A or by visiting the Verizon Center Box Office at 701 F Street NW, Washington, DC. Most tickets good for both games are only $25. Limited VIP and Premium seats are available.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

2017 CAPITAL CLASSIC - SUBURBAN ALL-STARS ROSTER - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
CAPITAL CLASSIC 
 SUBURBAN ALL-STARS
 ROSTER
ALL-MET ELITE

DOMINIK FRAGALA
JOHN CHAMPE HS.
ALDIE VA.
 
SUBURBAN ALL-STARS
 
Kobe Colston - Blake
Alan Treakle - Wakefield
Matt Kelly - Quince Orchard College
Donald Carey - Douglass
Trent Dixon - Central
Dominik Fragala - Champe
Corey Pelham - Lake Braddock
Jonathan Mustamu - Kennedy
Jason Aigner - WT Woodson
John Fierstein - Quince Orchard
Bryan Boehlert - Magruder
Darron Barnes -Wise
Nana Opoku - Potomac (VA)
Zion Cousins - Douglass
 
Hoop Culture announced the local rosters for the 44th Annual Hoop Culture Capital Classic today. The nation’s most legendary high school basketball All-American Game will be played on Saturday April 8, 2017 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. There will be a preliminary game between the District All-Stars and the Suburban All-Stars beginning at 11AM, followed by the United States All-Americans versus the Capital All-Americans which includes the elite seniors from the DMV at 1PM. The United States All-Americans will be released on Thursday, March 9th.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/15005176FF49865A or by visiting the Verizon Center Box Office at 701 F Street NW, Washington, DC. Most tickets good for both games are only $25. Limited VIP and Premium seats are available.

2017 CAPITAL CLASSIC - CAPITAL ALL-STARS ROSTER - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
CAPITAL CLASSIC 
 CAPITAL ALL-STARS
ROSTER
ALL-MET ELITE
 
CHYREE WALKER
BULLIS SCHOOL
POTOMAC MD.

 CAPITAL ALL-STARS ROSTER
 
Jacob Long - Cesar Chavez
Ryan Allen - Dematha
Jah’lil Jenkins - VA Academy
Cyril Ogbuagu - Riverdale Baptist
Matt Lewis - Bishop O‘Connell
George Mawanda-Kalema - Episcopal
Tyler Foster - Middleburg Academy
Reese Mona - St. John’s
Emanuel Hylton - St. John’s
Eddie Scott - Gonzaga
Chyree Walker - Bullis
Terence Lewis - National Christian
Donald Brewer - Theodore Roosevelt
Milos Apic - Sandy Springs Friends
 
Hoop Culture announced the local rosters for the 44th Annual Hoop Culture Capital Classic today. The nation’s most legendary high school basketball All-American Game will be played on Saturday April 8, 2017 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. There will be a preliminary game between the District All-Stars and the Suburban All-Stars beginning at 11AM, followed by the United States All-Americans versus the Capital All-Americans which includes the elite seniors from the DMV at 1PM. The United States All-Americans will be released on Thursday, March 9th.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/15005176FF49865A or by visiting the Verizon Center Box Office at 701 F Street NW, Washington, DC. Most tickets good for both games are only $25. Limited VIP and Premium seats are available.

2017 CAPITAL CLASSIC - CAPITAL ALL-AMERICANS ROSTER - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
CAPITAL CLASSIC
CAPITAL ALL-AMERICANS 
ROSTER
ALL-MET ELITE
 
CHRIS LYKES
GONZAGA HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 
CAPITAL ALL AMERICANS
 
Chris Lykes - Gonzaga
Aaron Thompson - Paul VI.
Michael Myers - Gonzaga
Michael Speight - Wise
Deion Hammond - Riverdale Baptist
Keleaf Tate - Cesar Chavez
Quinton Drayton - Bowie
Dominic Doyle - St. Andrews
Brandon Simpson - Seneca Valley
DJ Harvey - Dematha
Anthony Duruji - St. Andrews
Nate Watson - Bishop O'Connell
Ejike Obinna - Virginia Academy
Luka Garza - Maret

Hoop Culture announced the local rosters for the 44th Annual Hoop Culture Capital Classic today. The nation’s most legendary high school basketball All-American Game will be played on Saturday April 8, 2017 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. There will be a preliminary game between the District All-Stars and the Suburban All-Stars beginning at 11AM, followed by the United States All-Americans versus the Capital All-Americans which includes the elite seniors from the DMV at 1PM. The United States All-Americans will be released on Thursday, March 9th.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/15005176FF49865A or by visiting the Verizon Center Box Office at 701 F Street NW, Washington, DC. Most tickets good for both games are only $25. Limited VIP and Premium seats are available.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

2017 DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION GONZAGA - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
DCSAA
BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION
GONZAGA 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
GONZAGA defeated MARET
77-66
 to win the
2017
DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Saturday, March 4, 2017

2017 DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
DCSAA
 BOYS BASKETBALL
CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
ALL-MET ELITE
 
LUKA GARZA
THE MARET SCHOOL
 
MARET
vs.
GONZAGA
 
CHRIS LYKES
GONZAGA HS.
 
THE D.C. AREA'S
MOST
DOMINATE CENTER
WILL
FACE THE D.C. AREA'S 
MOST
DOMINATE GUARD
FOR THE
DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
 
MARET vs. GONZAGA
3-5-17
3:00pm
@
THE GEORGE WASHINGTON
SMITH CENTER

Thursday, March 2, 2017

2017 WCAC CHAMPION GONZAGA vs. DCIAA CHAMPION WILSON - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
WCAC
BOYS BASKETBALL
CHAMPION
GONZAGA
vs.
 DCIAA
BOYS BSKETBALL
CHAMPION
WILSON
 
3-3-17
DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL
SEMI-FINALS
Games begin @ 5:00pm
@ Georgetown University

THE TEAM BBC 15U BOYS AAU TRYOUTS - ALL-MET ELITE

THE TEAM BBC
15U
AAU TRYOUTS 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

2017 ALHAMBRA CATHOLIC INVITATIONAL FIRST ROUND TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
ALHAMBRA CATHOLIC INVITATIONAL
FIRST ROUND
 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
The Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament is organized by Wamba Caravan No. 89, International Order of the Alhambra.
The ACIT is based in Cumberland, Md., in Allegany County.
 
Traditionally held on the third weekend of March, the tournament makes use of the Cumberland Holiday Inn as it's center of operations, and Frostburg State University's Bobcat Arena in nearby Frostburg, MD as it's game venue.  
 
Since it's beginning in 1961, the A.C.I.T. has been host to 84 teams from 10 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada. Many of the players and coaches that have participated in the tournament have gone on  to find success in College and the NBA.
 

1st Round:  Thursday, March 9, 2017

Game 1: 4:00 pm
Dematha Catholic High School
Hyattsville, MD
      vs.     Gonzaga College High School
Washington, D.C.
Game 2: 5:45 pm
Mount Saint Joseph’s High School
Baltimore, MD
      vs.     Saint Maria Goretti High School
Hagerstown, MD
Game 3: 7:30 pm
Bishop Walsh School
Cumberland, MD
      vs.     Paul VI
Fairfax, VA
Game 4: 9:15 pm
St. John’s College High School
Washington, D.C.
      vs.     TBD
TBD

Monday, February 27, 2017

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION GONZAGA HS. - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
WCAC
BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION
ALL-MET ELITE
 
GONZAGA HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 

GONZAGA defeated PAUL VI.
68-55
to win the
 2017 WCAC Boys Basketball Championship.

2017 VISAA DIVISION 1 BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
VISAA
DIVISION 1
BOYS BASKETBALL
TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
 
First Round
2-28-17
#9 Bishop Ireton vs. #8 Episcopal @ Episcopal
 
#5 St. Stephens & St. Agnes vs. Collegiate @St. Stephens
 
#6 Potomac School vs. Benedictine College @ Potomac School
 
#7 Bishop Sullivan vs. St. Christopher's @ Bishop Sullivan
 
Quarterfinals
3-1-17
Winner of #9 vs. #8 plays #1 Paul VI. @ Paul VI.
 
Winner of #5 vs. Collegiate plays #4 Cape Henry Collegiate
@ Cape Henry Collegiate
 
Winner of #6 Potomac School vs. Benedictine College plays
#3 Bishop O'Connell @ Bishop O'Connell
 
Winner of #7 Bishop Sullivan vs. St. Christopher's plays
#2 Trinity Episcopal School @ Trinity Episcopal School
 
Semi-finals
3-3-17
@ VA State University
 
Championship
3-4-17
@ VA State University
 

2017 DCIAA BOYS BASKETBALL COACH OF THE YEAR - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
 DCIAA BOYS BASKETBALL
COACH OF THE YEAR 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
ANGELO HERNANDEZ
WILSON HS.
N.W. WASHIGTON D.C.

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL COACH OF THE YEAR - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
WCAC
BOYS BASKETBALL
COACH OF THE YEAR
ALL-MET ELITE
 
STEVE TURNER
GONZAGA HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.

2017 MAC BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION - SIDWELL FRIENDS - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
 MAC BOYS BASKETBALL
CHAMPION
SIDWELL FRIENDS   
ALL-MET ELITE
 
 
SIDWELL FRIENDS SCHOOL
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 
SIDWELL FIRENDS defeated MARET
67-57
to win the
2016-2017 MAC CHAMPIONSHP.

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL THIRD TEAM - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL
THIRD TEAM 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
DARIUS HINES
BISHOP IRETON HS.
ALEXANDRIA VA.
 
Darius Hines - Bishop Ireton HS. Alexandria VA.
Emanuel Hylton - St. Johns HS. Washington D.C
Anthony Harris - Paul VI. HS. Fairfax VA.
Mekhi Long - St. Mary's Ryken HS. Leonardtown MD.
Makhi Mitchell - Bishop McNamara HS. Forestville MD.

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL SECOND TEAM - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL
SECOND TEAM 
 ALL-MET ELITE

REESE MONA
ST. JOHNS HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 
Eddie Scott - Gonzaga HS. Washington D.C.
Josh Carlton - Dematha HS. Hyattsville MD.
Myles Dread - Gonzaga HS. Washington D.C.
Reese Mona - St. Johns HS. Washington D.C.
Xavier Johnson - Bishop O'Connell HS. Arlington VA.

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL FIRST TEAM - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL
FIRST TEAM
ALL-MET ELITE
 
NATE WATSON
BISHOP O'CONNELL HS.
ARLINGTON VA.
 
 
Chris Lykes - Gonzaga HS. Washington D.C.
Brandon Slater - Paul VI. HS. Fairfax VA.
Nate Watson - Bishop O'Connell HS. Arlington VA.
DJ Harvey - Dematha HS. Hyattsville MD.
Prentiss Hubb - Gonzaga HS. Washington D.C.
Tre Woods - St. Johns HS. Washington D.C.
Wynston Tabbs - St. Mary's Ryken HS. Leonardtown MD.
Ryan Allen - Dematha HS. Hyattsville MD.
Matt Lewis - Bishop O'Connell HS. Arlington VA.
Aaron Thompson - Paul VI. HS. Fairfax VA.

2017 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR - ALL -MET ELITE

2017
 WCAC BOYS BASKETBALL
PLAYER OF THE YEAR 
 ALL -MET ELITE
 
CHRIS LYKES
GONZAGA HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
2nd Consecutive Boys Basketball POY award

Sunday, February 26, 2017

2017 DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE - ALL-MET ELITE

2017
DCSAA BOYS BASKETBALL
 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE 
 ALL-MET ELITE
 
First Round
2-28-17
#8 Cesar Chavez vs. #9 National Collegiate @ 6pm
#5 Wilson vs. #12 SEED @ 7:30pm
#6 Theodore Roosevelt vs. #11 Phelps @ 6pm
#7 HD Woodson vs. #10 Thurgood Marshall @ 6pm
 
Quarter Finals
3-1-17
#1 Gonzaga plays winner of #8 & #9 @ 6pm
#4 Friendship Tech plays winner of #5 & #12 @ 6pm
#3 St. Johns plays winner of #6 & #11 @ 7:30pm
#2 Maret plays winner of # 7 & #10 @ 6pm
 
Semifinals
3-3-17
5pm @ Georgetown University
9pm @ Georgetown University
 
Championship
3-5-17
3pm @ George Washington University
 
NOTE: GAME DATES/TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

First-round and quarterfinal games will be played at the higher seed’s home court.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

2017 DCIAA BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION - WOODROW WILSON HS.- ALL-MET ELITE

2017
DCIAA
BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPION 
WOODROW WILSON HS.
ALL-MET ELITE
 
WOODROW WILSON HS.
N.W. WASHINGTON D.C.
 
WILSON HS. Defeated T. ROOSEVELT HS.
57-38
to win the
2017 DCIAA Boys Basketball Championship