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Bruton’s Standouts – High School

By Tony Bruton | March 9, 2023

Dontavious Stringfield | Atlanta Strikers (GA)  2026 | 6’4” G Very powerfully built guard. He uses his height, strength and length to overwhelm ball-handlers as a main defender. He’s an excellent rebounder from the guard…

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Bruton’s Standouts – Class of 2027

By Tony Bruton | March 9, 2023

Braydon Langston | 6’3” SG Norcross Heat 2027 Langston is one of the best all-around defenders that I saw over the weekend. He’s got unreal length for a young guard prospect. Not many guards can…

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Bruton’s Standouts – Class of 2028

By Tony Bruton | March 9, 2023

Brielen Craft | 5’7” PG Alabama Fusion 2028 (Featured Photo) Craft gets better and better with each viewing. He’s artful with the ball in his hands and doesn’t over-dribble. His approach to the game is…

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Bruton’s Standouts – Class of 2029

By Tony Bruton | March 9, 2023

Trace Adcock | 5’7” PG Georgia Generals 2029 (Featured Photo) This young point guard is an uber-confident scoring machine. He’s one of the first players I’ve seen that isn’t afraid to pull a shot from…

Who Got Next Tip-Off Prime Performers (Class of 2027)

By Bilal Benjamin | March 8, 2023

The class of 2027 are the 8th graders heading into 9th grade after the summer. This is one of my favorite stages to evaluate prospects to separate who is maturating, developing, learning and applying. All…

Who Got Next Tip-Off Prime Performers (High School)

By Bilal Benjamin | March 8, 2023

The high school divisions in the Who Got Next Tip-Off had some hungry young teams whose high school season just ended, but they elected to keep hooping instead of taking a break. Travel season is…

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All-Star Weekend Prime Performers (Part 4)

By Tony Bruton | March 3, 2023

BOYS Galen Roberts | David T. Howard | Fulton | 2027 Roberts was impressive. His size, length and fluidity as an 8th grader make him a tough assignment on both ends of the floor. He…

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All-Star Weekend Prime Performers (Part 3)

By Bilal Benjamin | March 2, 2023

Girls Victoriah Foster | Bay Creek | Gwinnett | 2028 Foster took a lot of pressure off of her teammates by always being there to help them on defense and causing turnovers in the process.…

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All-Star Weekend Prime Performers (Part 2)

By Bilal Benjamin | March 1, 2023

The boys that participated in All-Star Weekend brought the who, why, what, when and where are some of the most elite grassroots players in the country. The clear cut answer is Georgia. Yes, California, Texas,…

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All-Star Weekend Prime Performers (Part 1)

By Bilal Benjamin | February 28, 2023

NGS All Star Weekend Girls The girls proved why The Next Generation Is Here during NGS All-Star Weekend. The competition between 7th and 8th graders kept the coaches and spectators fully invested in each and…

Parkview Advances to the 2nd Round of the State Playoffs

By Bilal Benjamin | February 23, 2023

Parkview fought off an early onslaught and hostile crowd in their 64-61 win on the road against Hillgrove. Parkview advances to the 2nd round in the state playoffs with this Victory. Junior guard Mike Matthews…

Kell Continues to Prove as the Team to Beat in the 5A Region

By Jaron Pierre-Mathurine | February 22, 2023

We have highlighted Kell as a team to watch early in the year and they have yet to disappoint. They have won their region in dominating fashion and started off the state tournament with a…