Jake is the lead scout for Prep Hoops Florida. He is based out of Tampa and has been with the company since May 2016. Jake has a plethora of experience working and writing about high school, collegiate and professional sports. He is here to help as many kids as possible reach their goals of playing at the next level. He currently covers high school sports for the Tampa Bay Times. He's written previously for The Tampa Tribune, The Naples Daily News, The News-Press, Bleacher Report and NFL.com.
Jake can be reached via Twitter @JakePerper or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jerome has been involved in sports-writing since 2012, getting his start in prep sports while writing for the Naples Daily News in Naples, Florida. Since leaving Southwest Florida and moving to Gainesville in 2014, Jerome has received his Master’s degree in Telecommunications from the University of Florida, wrote for the Gainesville Sun Newspaper, started building P.K. Yonge Research School’s first sports-journalism program and became co-founder of “R.A.W.E. Recruits: Recruiting Athletes With Education”. R.A.W.E.’s mission is to create highlight/skill tapes for local student-athletes who balance being great in the classroom, and the on the playing surface. Follow R.A.W.E. on Instagram and Twitter at @rawerecruits!
Michael Costeines is a basketball writer based in South Florida. From Connecticut, he graduated with a degree in journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. He has worked for NBC Sports and has wrote for such publications as Saturday Down South, Mars Reel and Hero Sports. When he is not writing about basketball, you can find him at some court keeping his dream of signing a one-day contract alive.