Posted On: 09/27/21 11:13 AM

Starters across the state will not be clear until opening night.  Expect lineups extremely similar to the following. 

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 Page Starters
CSAM SHELTON
FRYAN LANGE
SFPIERCE BRUHL
GGRANT SNIDER
PG ETHAN OVERSTREET
 East Hamilton Starters
FCADE PENDLETON
SFZACHARIAH LABOO
GLINCOLN SCRUGGS
PGDELEON PETTY
PG ASHTON MUNSON

East Hamilton brings back some dogs… Zachariah Laboo Zachariah Laboo 6'6" | SF East Hamilton | 2023 State TN and Cade Pendleton Cade Pendleton 6'10" | PF East Hamilton | 2022 State TN .  Alone that duo could win the district and yet they added scoring guard DeLeon Petty DeLeon Petty 6'0" | PG East Hamilton | 2022 State TN from Ooltewah High.  Do not forget the emergence of Ashton Munson is now arriving. 

 Goodpasture Starters
FJACK CARTER
SFXAVIER SHEGOG
SGISAIAH WEST
GCHANDLER WOOSLEY
PG KING KEARY

The State Champions lost just two players, one of them a program legend (P.J. Smith).  Another State Championship is a realistic goal.

 CSAS Starters
F??
GTURE GAINES
GJUSTIN BROWN
GJARIUS CAMERON
PG CHASE PRIDE

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 Overton Starters
PF ISAIAH REGULAR
FJAILEN HARDAWAY
SGJHERRONE JONES
GJADEN TAYLOR
PGJORDAN FRISON

Courtney Asher Smith composed a sparkling preview of the Memphis Overton Wolverines.

 MHEA Starters
FANDREW THOMAS
SFLUKE SHOEMAKER
SFDREW KYZAR
SGJUSTIN MORGAN
PGJOHN DAVID MOORE
 Station Camp Starters
PFNATE MEADOWS
FKENTON MAJOR
SGGRADY PARSONS
G??
PG ANTHONY EDISON

For Station Camp, the only three certain starters are: Grady Parsons, Nate Meadows, Anthony Edison. 

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 William Blount Starters
FMATTHEW CLEMMER
SFRILEY EVERETT
SFCADEN WINDLE
GCOLE GIBSON
PG REESE PRIDE
 Knox Webb Starters
SFDEVIN MIXON
SGLUKAS WALLS
SGLUKE LENTZ
PGBRANDON WINTON
PG JAYLON GREEN
 Hendersonville Starters
CHUDSON GILL
PFDACE SHUCK JR.
SGTJ KOLBE
GAJ OWENS
PG TY LANNOM

Hendersonville competes with some size (Shuck Jr. and Gill) and clever, talented guards in A.J. Owens and T.J. Kolbe, now Ty Lannom Ty Lannom 6'0" | PG Hendersonville | 2023 State TN .

 Franklin Road Academy Starters
CLEVI COX
SFNEHEMIAH HOLMES
SG??
PG??
PG RJ CASEY
 Sevier County Starters
CALEB TARWATER
DAVID GREENE
??
COOPER TAKACS
PGDANNY STANTON
 Van Buren County Starters
CADAM SIMMONS
SFCALEB LAWSON
SGCANYON FRADY
SGTAYLOR HILLIS
PG JOHN ALLEN
 Lipscomb Academy Starters
FBRANDON SOLIS
FBRANDON SWEENEY
SGWILLIE WALTON JR.
GMAUREICE SHERRILL JR.
PG JADEN LYLES
 East Nashville Starters
FRAZ ARMSTRONG
FCULLEN CLEAVES
GJORDAN CRAWFORD
SGJARROD TAYLOR
PG JAYLEN JONES

Jarrod Taylor Jarrod Taylor 6'3" | CG East Nashville | 2022 State TN is back in town and Jaylen Jones Jaylen Jones 6'0" | PG East Nashville | 2023 State #178 Nation TN is one of the five best point guards in the state of Tennessee.

 Millington Starters
BRIAN GILMORE
CHRISTOPHER BARNES
BLAKE GARDNER
JOSH HARRIS
GSETH GRANDBERRY
 Fairview Starters
PFMAYS MCCOY
SFJONATHAN SAWYER
SGKENNEDY PENDERGRASS
PGCARTER DURHAM
PG JACKSON ARNOLD

Fairview will rotate about seven players.  In addition to these five starters opponents can expect to see Jacob Neal and Shammah Takop.

 Cleveland Starters
PFRODNEY BROADNAX
SFJUDAH SAULT
SGALEX HYDER
PGGABE LEEPER
PG JASEN BROOKS

Cleveland brings back a wonderfully deep and talented team. The return of formerly-injured Rodney Broadnax Rodney Broadnax 6'5" | PF Cleveland | 2023 State TN immediately allows Judah Sault Judah Sault 6'5" | SF Cleveland | 2023 State TN to float outside the lane a little bit. 

 Green Hill Starters
CJASON BURCH
FBLAKE STACEY
G??
GMO RUTTLEN
PG PAXTON DAVIDSON
 Maryville Christian Starters
FGUS WESTERFIELD
GRYAN ENGLISH
GJAMEY WRIGHT
GJOSH GOINS
PG RYAN HUDSON

The starting lineup is composed of four seniors and a junior. “Great group overall,” viewed Ryan Hudson Ryan Hudson 5'9" | PG Maryville Christian | 2022 State TN .  “Solid shooters surrounding me, a big that can finish around the rim and rebound and then a stretch 4 who can fill in gaps on the defensive end.”

 Spring Hill Starters
PFMAX JOLSON
GBRYCE ST. CROIX
GRICOLA ALDERSON
PGQUINTAVIOUS SIMMONS
PG KAI'SEANNE BRASHEAR

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 Beech Starters
PFJACKSON LONG
FANDREW PAIGE
SGKRISTIAN SHAW
GELI RICE
PG TYLER MOORE

Beech brings back a Mr. Basketball candidate in Kristian Shaw Kristian Shaw 6'6" | SG Beech | 2022 State TN and adds a scoring star in Eli Rice Eli Rice 6'7" | SG Beech | 2022 State TN to an already strong team.  Andrew Paige Andrew Paige 6'5" | SG Beech | 2022 State TN and Jackson Long Jackson Long 6'5" | SF Beech (FB) | 2022 State TN will join after Beech football wraps.

 Hunters Lane Starters
CBRANDON SIMMONS
GEDWIN CRUZ
GTRE RUTHERFORD
PGMARKE MANGUM
PG ASA HARDYWAY

Asa Hardyway will score 15+ ppg this season. Look for Brandon Simmons to be unstoppable some nights.