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Playing For Change: Mathurine Report

By Jaron Pierre-Mathurine | December 20, 2022

The Annual Playing for Change Tournament hosted by Pace Academy took place December 17, 2022. This event featured many up and coming rising stars. Here are a few that stood out. Eric Chatfield 5’11 G…

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Augusta Christian Defeated a Relentless King’s Ridge Group in Overtime

By Bilal Benjamin | December 18, 2022

Augusta Christian v. King’s Ridge I’m getting lucky with attending these nail bitters. Augusta Christian defeated a relentless King’s Ridge group in overtime. This victory came on a buzzer beater by Chas Beasley. He picked…

Centennial’s Match up with Camp Jewel Went Down to the Final Second

By Bilal Benjamin | December 15, 2022

Centennial High School (Roswell, GA) Centennial is an extremely well coached, gritty group. They get after it on the defensive end and move the ball fluently on offense. They won an instant classic, defeating Camp…

St. Joseph’s Preps Cruised to a 74-45 Win over West Philly.  

By Shaquan Worthy | December 13, 2022

St. Joseph’s opened up their season with a pretty comfortable win over West Philly in the John Chaney Memorial Showcase. From the tip-off they made sure to punch West Philly in the mouth and was…

The Hawks-Naismith Classic Produced another Great Weekend of Basketball

By Jaron Pierre-Mathurine | December 11, 2022

The Hawks-Naismith Classic sponsored by Adidas hosted 10 of the top programs in Metro-Atlanta, GA.  Here is a recap my game changers.  Lamariyon Jordan 6’6 W/F 2023 Norcross (UGA Commit) LJ really picked it up…

Therell Gutted out an Intense Home Win Against Walker.

By Bilal Benjamin | December 10, 2022

Therell High School (Atlanta, GA)Therell gutted out an intense home win against Walker. Quay Bailey (featured picture) posted 14 points, 12 rebounds and 4 blocks, while Andrew Taylor added 12 points, 7 assists, 3 steals…

Eagles Landings Pulled out a Close 58 to 55 Battle Against St. Pius

By Bilal Benjamin | December 7, 2022

Eagles Landing (McDonough, GA)This game had a playoff feel to it from the beginning. 2023 Mercer commit David Thomas #15 and 2023 Khylan McKennie #24 finished with 16 points a piece and made game winning…

Tournament of Champions: Mathurine Report

By Jaron Pierre-Mathurine | December 6, 2022

I had a chance to check out some of the best high schools in the State of Georgia this Saturday at Wheeler High School for the Annual Tournament of Champions. The match ups were probably…

Mathurine’s Team to Watch

By Jaron Pierre-Mathurine | December 5, 2022

Columbia came into the tournament 6-0 and picked up an impressive win over Booker T. Washington. Booker T. Washington possesses a lot of size and young raw talent, so to see the young guards take…

Cedar Grove Pulled out a High Scoring Contest against a Young Heritage Team

By Bilal Benjamin | December 5, 2022

Cedar Grove (Ellenwood, GA) pulled out a high scoring contest against Heritage, 82-77. Darius Reynolds (#15 featured above) set the tone from the tip-off, setting solid screens and rolling hard to the basket to get…