Top Performers last weekend at National Hoopfest, DC.

High School

Posted On: 12/15/17 7:18 AM

National Hoopfest, December 9 & 10, DeMatha HS.

DeMatha Catholic Stags HS. Hyattsvile, MD.

The Host DeMatha Stags went 2-0 in the Hoopfest cruising to an easy win over Oakridge HS & downing Archbishop Wood. Both teams were nationally ranked in some HS polls prior the games. DeMatha is now ranked #14 in the nation by Max Preps with a 3-0 record. The Stags play WCAC rival St. Johns tonight @ 7:30 in a huge away game.

For DeMatha in their 84-69 win over Oak Ridge, Co-MVP’s Soph Earl Timberlake Jr. w/21pts 9reb & Jr. Justin Moore w/25pts 5-5 from 3, Jr. Jahmir Young w/15pts 3asts & Soph Hunter Dickinson w/12pts 6asts. For Oak Ridge Sr. Emmitt Williams led  the w/21pts 9reb, Sr. Robin Perry w/17pts & Sr. Antwann Jones w/12pts 6reb in the loss.

 DeMatha defeated highly touted Archbishop Wood HS (PA) 80-70 last Sunday. For DeMatha  MVP 7’0″ Soph Hunter Dickinson (left) led w/18pts 7reb, Jr. Justin Moore w/15pts 6reb 4asts 3 treys, Soph Earl Timberlake Jr. w/14pts & Jr. Jahmir Young w/13pts 5 asts Archbishop Wood 6’3″ Sr. Tyree Pickron (Quinnipiac) had 25 pts 6 treys & 6’4″ Sr. Andrew Funk (Bucknell) had 25 pts 4 treys 4stls in the loss. the DeMatha triangle is led by 7’0″ 2020 C Hunter Dickinson who has made huge strides this off-season & is deservedly ranked @ #7 in the nation for 2020. He is strong, & he is very mobile in the post with an array of moves with a quick 1st jump.. He shut down Oak Ridge & Archbishop Wood in the paint. Justin Moore (right) is back fom his knee injury  & will be a 5 star in the near future. He has added many new parts to his game & is an excellent all around player. 2020 CF Earl Timberlake is on the brink of becoming a 5 star. He can play & defend 5 positions. 6’1″ 2019 PG/CG Jahmir Young has broken out  & should enter the national rankings.

Video from our friend Marc Stern @ Capitol Hoops.

Georgetown Prep Little Hoyas. Rockville, MD.

The Little Hoyas earned a fantastic national win for the DC DMV over Westtown 79-77. Please read article below Jared Bynum (left), Desean Desire Nate Iweke, Mezie Offurm, Will Mulquin & Kamdyn Kurfman all had big games.


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Brandon Slater, Vantage HoopsPaul VI Panthers, Fairfax,VA. The Panthers defeated nationally ranked Wesleyan Christian 75-68, but lost to highly rated Oak Ridge HS 73-70 on a buzzer beater on 12-10. Brandon Slater, Jeremy Roach, Myles Lattimer had big games. In the loss to Oak Ridge Ridge for Paul VI  freshmen Trevor Keels led w/23pts 4 treys, Soph Jeremy Roach (right) w/16 pts 6 asts & Sr Brandon Slater (Villanova) w/15 pts 12 reb 3 blks in the loss. Trevor Keels (6’4″, 2021 G) is one of the best freshmen in the nation. For Oak Ridge Sr Emmitt Williams won MVP w/19 pts 9 reb, all but 1 reb in the 2nd half, Jr Kaleb Coleman w/21 pts 4 treys & Sr. Robin Perry w/11 pts 3 treys in the win.

St. Johns Cadets, Washington, DC. The Cadets put on courageous effort winning the 2nd half vs #5 IMG 40-38, with a score  final of 72-65 IMG. Delonnie Hunt, Ishmael Leggett, Casey Morsell, Richard Njoku & Tre Wood with big games. Please read article below:

Video from our friend Marc Stern @ Capitol Hoops.


Westtown (PA) 79 Holy Spirit (GA) 70

Game MVP from Westtown,  6’8″ Sr. Cam Reddish (left) w/53pts 8 treys 8reb 5stls in the win. For Holy Spirit Soph Anthony Edwards led w/23pts 3 treys, Sr. Kimani Johnson w/17pts 9reb, Sr. Georgii Maslennikov (Depaul) w/16pts 9reb &  Jeremiah Michaiah w/13pts 7asts in the loss. On Saturday Cam scored 32 points which included 6-10 from 3 in the Westtown 79-77 loss to Georgetown Prep. Cam was  Co MVP of tourney with IMG PF Silvio DeSousa. he will start from day 1 at Duke.


2018 Nationally ranked players from National Hoopfest Washington, DC. 12-9 & 12-10.

ESPN #3 overall Cam Reddish, 6’7.5″, CG Westtown (committed to Duke) Co MVP for weekend

ESPN #15 overall Jalen Smith (left), 6’10” F, 2018. Mount St. Joseph (committed to Maryland) MSJ struggled in their 75-58   loss to Wesleyan Chsristian but Jalen aka “Sticks”was Co-MVP with 25 points, 15 rebounds & 4 blocks.

ESPN #19 overall Jaylen Hoard, 6’8″, Wing 2018. Wesleyan Christian (committed to Wake Forest)  Played superb basketball, a top 10 player in tourney.

ESPN # 20 overall Emmitt Williams, 6’6″, F, Oak Ridge HS, 2018. Top 10 player for weekend

ESPN # 28 overall Silvio DeSosa ,6’8″, PF, 2018. (Committed to Kansas) One of most dominant & best players. See St, Johns/IMG article above

ESPN #39 overall Aaron Wiggins, 6’5″ Wing, 2018. Wesleyan Christian (committed to Maryland)  Aaron Wiggins totaled 24pts  & 7reb in loss to Georgetown Prep & had an excellent tourney & a Top 10  player for the weekend.

ESPN #45 overall Antwann Jones Oak Ridge High School (Committed to Texas A&M)

ESPN #60 overall Darius Days, 6’7″, PF, IMG. Committed to (LSU)  very impressive, see St.Johns/IMG article above.

ESPN #70 overall Brandon Slater, 6’6″, Wing, 2018. Paul VI (committed to Villanova)  Brandon had a superb 2 game  performanceSee Paul VI /Wesleyan Christian Article above.

24/7 #141 overall Jake Forrester, 6’8.5″, F, 2018, Westtown HS. Committed to Indiana. Jake has a superb tourney, see Georgetown Prep vs Westtown article above.

24/7 #161  overall Jalen Gaffney, Westtown HS. Very solid 2 games

24/7 #261 overall Damon Harge (Oak Ridge) – No. 261, 2018

24/7 #425 overall, Seth Pinkney, 6’10”, F 2018. Archbishop Wood HS

24/7 radar #321 , Tre Wood, 6’0.5″, PG, 2018. St. Johns HS. (committed to Quinnipiac)

24/7 radar 3* Jared Bynum 5’9″, PG, 2018. Georgetown Prep, 2018. (committed to St. Joseph) Jared was a top player for Tourney.

24/7 radar, Tyree Pickeron, 6’3″, CG, 2018. Archbishop Wood HS (committed to Quinnipiac) superb game vs DeMatha

24/7 radar , Andrew Funk, 6’4″”, CG,2018. Archbishop Wood HS (committed to Bucknell) superb game vs DeMatha

2019 Nationally ranked players from National Hoopfest Washington, DC. 12-9 & 12-10. 

ESPN #4 overall Choi Marial, 7’2″ C, 2019.  IMG Academy Injured DNP

24/7 # 17 overall,  ESPN #32 overall Josh Green IMG Academy

Rivals #53 overall, Justin Moore, 6’3″ 2019. DeMatha Catholic HS. Tremendous 2 games for Justin, one of Top 10  Performers.

24/7 #96 overall Nion Glover, 6’5″ WG, 2019 Oakridge HS.

24/7 # 104 overall Anthony Harris, 6’2.5″, CG, 2019. Paul VI HS. Injured DNP

24/7 #104 overall Jahmius Ramsey, 6’5″, WG, 2019. IMG.  Jahimius scored  11 PTS, 4 REB, 4 AST in a win over SJC. Please read article above under St. Johns for more detail in his performance & game.

24/7 # 121 overall James Bishop, 6’3″ CG, 2019. Mt. St. Joseph HS.

24/7 # 200, overall  Keyshuan Langley, 6’1″ CG, Wesleyan Christian Academy

24/7  198 overall  Kobe Langley 6″1″ , PG, Wesleyan Christian Academy

24/7 # 200 overall  Keyshuan Langley, 6’1″ CG, Wesleyan Christian Academy

24/7 radar Brian Sanders, 6’3″, G, 2019. Oak Ridge HS

2020 Nationally ranked players from National Hoopfest Washington, DC. 12-9 & 12-10. 

ESPN #7 overall Hunter Dickinson, 7’0″, C. DeMatha High School. Hunter was dominant & a top 10 performer.

ESPN #14 overall Jeremy Roach (left), 6’2″,PG Paul VI.  superb performance by Jeremy.

24/7 #17 overall Anthony Edwards 6’3′, F,2020. Holy Spirit HS. Excellent game vs  Westtown.


24/7 #24 overall Noah Farrakhan , 6’1″, PG, 2020. IMG.

Rivals #26 overall Earl Timberlake, 6’6′, W, 2020.DeMatha Catholic HS. Excellent 2 games for Earl.

Rivals # 47 overall  Noah Collier, 6’6″, F, 2020. Westtown HS.

Trevor Keels, (left) 6’4″, G, Paul VI HS, 2020. Trevormay not be ranked in the 2020 national rankings, but he will be in the near future.