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Posted On: 02/2/18 1:23 PM

Plenty of action this week in the Palmetto State.   Chris Fordham (2018) has been offered by Coker College (SC) (NCAA D2). Fordham plays at Goose Creek HS. Skylar Williams (2018) recently went over 1,000 career points. Williams point guard for the West Ashley Wildcats play Wando HS tonight. Williams scored 19 points vs Summerville on Tuesday. Williams currently has 1,008 career points. [caption id="attachment_287465" align="alignnone" width="300"] Trae Hannibal[/caption] Trae Hannibal (2019) has picked up a scholarship offer from Coastal Carolina University. Hannibal has now received his 5th offer. Hannibal plays at Hartsville HS. [caption id="attachment_188684" align="alignnone" width="300"] Anthony Flagler[/caption] Anthony Flagler recently got eligible at Eau Claire HS. Flagler (2018) 6'7 scored 8 points vs Fox Creek the other night in a win. Flagler played his junior season at nearby Keenan HS. [caption id="attachment_276260" align="alignnone" width="300"] Bryce McGowens[/caption] Freshman standout Bryce McGowens scored 32 points in a upset victory over Greenville HS 80-77. McGowens connected on 6 three pointers for the Wren HS Hurricanes. Mike Green (2019) recently became the all-time leading scorer at Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach. Green a left-handed guard is just a junior currently has 1,595 career points. The Saints 13-9 are currently in 2nd place in the region behind Trinity-Byrnes. Shon Lowe (2018) Ware Shoals HS joined the 1,000 point club in a win over Dixie HS 67-50. Lower finished with 15 points to improve his career total to 1,001. [caption id="attachment_230460" align="alignnone" width="300"] Messiah Oakman[/caption] Mezziah Oakman has transferred from Gray Collegiate to Ben Lippen according to a close source. Oakman (2020) 6'9 post player will be eligible to play for the Falcons next season. Zion Williamson currently stands at 2,842 career points for his career at Spartanburg Day School. Williamson a Duke commit missed 10 games this season. The Griffins prepare to play city rival Spartanburg Christian tonight. Head Coach Ken Howle plans to retire after the season at Darlington HS. Head Coach Gerald Wright is no longer the man at Timmonsville HS. School decision on this matter late last week. Top Scorers (Charleston Area)   Romello Grant (2019) - Stall HS - 25.4 ppg  Maliek Brown (2020) - Palmetto Christian - 22.8 ppg Aaron Nesmith (2018) - Porter Gaud - 22 ppg  Ephraim Butler (2018)- Berkeley HS - 21.5 ppg  Michel Dukes (2019) - First Baptist - 21.2 pgg Jamal Edmonson (2019)- Ashley Ridge - 20.5 ppg  Shane McCravy (2019) - Oceanside Collegiate - 20.1 ppg