Posted On: 01/10/18 8:12 AM

The field is set for the Flyer Invitational, which will be held this week at Lindbergh High from Wednesday to Friday. The top seed in Confluence Academy, a team that has emerged as a contender in Class 4. Confluence is led by the dynamic duo of guard Brandon Frederick and forward Leon Perry. Frederick is averaging 29 points a game while Perry is averaging 25 points. Confluence is followed by defending tournament champion Jackson, Vianney, MICDS, host Lindbergh, Lift for Life, Hancock and McCluer.

Players to Watch


Brandon Frederick 5’10” Confluence Academy

Leon Perry 6’7″ Confluence Academy

Pete Lake 6’7″ Jackson

Colin Braun 6’7″ Vianney

Austin Thompson 6’2″ MICDS

Gavin Harris 6’2″ Jackson

Jermaine Bell 6’3″ Confluence Academy

Cameron Hester 6’7″ Jackson

C.J. Paul 6’4″ Vianney

Julian Cheaney 6’5″ MICDS

Jamel Warren 6’4″ Hancock

Michael Clark 5’10” Confluence Academy

Desmond Morris 6’3″ Jackson


Erik Lahm 6’10” Lindbergh

Dareon Graham 6’4″ McCluer

Seth Beussink 6’9″ Jackson

Josh Kleinheider 5’11” Vianney


Sam Richardson 6’5″ Hancock

Darien Smith 6’3″ MICDS

Jeremiah Johnson 6’1″ McCluer

Sean Akers-Kennedy 6’6″ Lindbergh

Justin Turner 5’11” Lift for Life


Demarcus Sanford 6’1″ Lift for Life



Wednesday, January 10

3 Jackson vs. 6 Hancock, 4 p.m.

2 Vianney vs. 7 Lift for Life, 5:30 p.m.

4 MICDS vs. 5 Lindbergh, 7 p.m.

1 Confluence Academy vs. 8 McCluer, 8:30 p.m.


Thursday, January 11 (Semifinals)

Vianney-Lift for Life winner vs. Jackson-Hancock winner, 7 p.m.

Confluence-McCluer winner vs. MICDS-Lindbergh winner, 8:30 p.m.


Friday, January 12

Seventh Place, 4 p.m.

Consolation, 5:30 p.m.

Third Place, 7 p.m.

Championship, 8:30 p.m.