Posted On: 06/22/21 9:19 AM

The Competitive Youth Basketball League (CYBL) kicked off on Juneteenth at the Finley Center in Hoover Alabama. This was the biggest showcase in the Birmingham, Alabama area this weekend and you better believe the young men that played in this tournament knew it. It was tough, physical basketball, and from the very start, teams knew the weekend championship would be earned and not given. Here is a list of young men that stood out on day 1.

Dorian Carter 6’2/150, SG Royal Dynasty c/o 2023 (Pictured below #12)

This kid had the entire gym rocking. He was the best athlete in the building and had the crowd going crazy with a series of dunks as his team cruised to an impressive 2-0 start. Dorian isn’t just a high riser. He showed elite quickness with a running stride that made him appear to float while the rest of the players just ran. He finished the game with 15 points and several impressive rebounds that brought the full attention of the gym to his Royal Dynasty squad. 

Talib Christian 6’8/165, C Lincoln Bears c/o 2023

Talib had a good showing on the

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