NC I-95 Showcase (Erwin, NC)

High School
North Carolina

Posted On: 12/19/17 8:42 AM

Prep Hoops took in a day of action at the 4th Annual NC I-95 Showcase in Erwin, NC. The event was hosted by Cape Fear Christian Academy and Head coach Dwight Miller. Beckley Prep (WV) vs Shooting 4 Greatness (Raleigh, NC) started the day at the I-95 Showcase. Beckley Prep went onto defeat Shooting 4 Greatness behind the strong play of Amiri Waddell. Waddell a Charlotte, NC native played last season at Concord 1st Assembly. Waddell 6'6 scored the ball inside-out today and finished with 29 points and 8 reboundsfor Beckley Prep. Waddell connected on 4 three pointers. [caption id="attachment_274819" align="alignnone" width="300"] John Dawson #2[/caption] Jordan Shannon added 16 points and point guard John Dawson scored 8 points. Dawson won 4 straight high school championships in the State of West Virginia. Dawson played AAU with Big Shots West Virginia this past summer. [caption id="attachment_274814" align="alignnone" width="300"] Rahki Person[/caption] Shooting 4 Greatness was led in scoring by sharp shooting Rahki Person. Person a shooting guard from Richmond, VA finished the night with 16 points. Tyree Lomax a strong left-handed guard from Baton Rouge, LA finished the game with 11 points. [caption id="attachment_274816" align="alignnone" width="300"] Arshon King[/caption] The 2nd game of the day featured Believe Prep vs New Life Christian Academy. New Life Academy stayed in the until the halftime break. The Monarchs were down 32-27 at halftime. Arshon King (2018) and Reggie Walton (2020)kept the younger Monarchs in the game. King hit several mid-range jumpers and did knockdown some three pointers. [caption id="attachment_274818" align="alignnone" width="300"] Reggie Walton[/caption] Walton 6'0 point guard was quite shifty with the ball and got to the rack quite easily at times.  Believe Prep a post graduate team had just to many bodies to pull away and win the game 81-55. The action was very competitive all day long and Prep Hoops stayed until the last game of the day which finished at 11:49 P.M. on Monday. Read more about the event from I-95 Challenge right here on source for basketball coverage in North Carolina Prep Hoops.