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North Dakota Phenom

Grassroots First Person: Hoops4Health

Brendon Kolton Talks Hoops4Health
August 28, 2018

Prospect Watch: Braden Zuroff (2019)

Five-foot-10, 170 pound playmaking guard and standout running back Braden Zuroff from New Salem/Glen Ullin will be one of the more talented athletes in North Dakota's senior class.
August 27, 2018

17u Post-Season Series: The Stock Raisers

The Grassroots season will always have players that prove themselves better than nearly everyone expected. Team by team we give you the top stock raiser from the 17u level.
August 9, 2018

17U Post-Season Series: Expectations Met?

Over the next several days PHD is going to tackle several different items from the 17u season in relation to players, teams, and events.  We start with what teams met expectations, what teams exceeded expectations, and what teams underachieved. 
August 7, 2018

The 17U All Dakotas Team

With the 17U season coming to a close it's now time to honor the top players from the various teams that competed in the many different events the past four months. Congrats to the 17U All Dakotas Team.
August 3, 2018

D1 Summer Classic: The Predictions

What do we think will happen this weekend at the D1 Summer Classic? Let's run you through our predictions as the games get started in Shakopee.
July 20, 2018

North Dakota 17U (wk 2): Who To See & Where They’ll Be

The North Dakota 17 and Under teams hit the road once again only this time the trip is longer.  Who should you see?  Where will they be?  We break it down today. 
July 18, 2018

North Dakota 17U: Who To See & Where They'll Be

We are about 48 hours from tipping off the NCAA open period so today we give you North Dakota 17 and Under, the players you need to see and where those players will be this Wednesday through Sunday.
July 9, 2018

Prep Hoops Senior Showcase: The Beast From Beulah

The Prep Hoops Senior Showcase had a long list of talented North Dakota players competing at a high level and one of the most respected players in Burnsville was Chad Morsette of Beulah High School. 
July 7, 2018

Great Plains Alliance: ECI 17u & SD Attack 16u earn titles

North Dakota and South Dakota once again showed on the Grassroots basketball circuit that they can compete with some of the best teams out there as ECI and the Attack each brought home GPA first place championships.
July 2, 2018

Recruiting Report: Kody Schlenvogt (2019)

Kody Schlenvogt of Rolla stepped into a heavy role this past winter and learned from it. He's now playing with the Phenom building more experience plus receiving interest from three college basketball programs.
June 11, 2018

Recruiting Report: Trapper Jacobs (2019)

TLMM 6-foot-2 guard has become a known name around the state because of his massive scoring out-bursts that helped lead his team to an 18-6 that put him on many of the Class B All State Team lists. 
June 8, 2018

Prospect Spotlight: Braden Zuroff (2019)

Braden Zuroff is a multi-sport athlete who is entering his senior year in North Dakota.  Today PHD introduces you to this 5-foot-10, 170 pound guard/running back/outfielder from Glen Ullin.  
June 6, 2018

Recruiting Report: Mason Hedberg (2019)

Six-foot-1 guard Mason Hedberg of Bishop Ryan became somewhat of a legend this past year at the state tournament and he's continued his fine play into the spring. 
June 4, 2018

Preview of the ECI Spring Preview

It's that time of year once again for the ECI Spring Preview and PHD gets you ready for the event with today's look at the event.
May 17, 2018

Battle at the Lakes Day 2: Otto Opens Eyes

Nick Otto impressed a number of college coaches in attendance on Saturday.
May 13, 2018

Battle at the Lakes: Saturday Afternoon

At Wayzata High School Saturday morning 17U play opened up at the Battle at the Lakes.  A packed gym for D1 Minnesota, standout performances from North and South Dakota, and a strong showing from Tommy Chatman Jr highlighted. 
May 12, 2018

Battle at the Lakes: The Dakota Road of 64

The top division of 17u play in the Twin Cities this weekend is a 64 team bracket with some of the best teams that the Midwest has to offer.  How does the road of 64 look for the Dakota 17u squads?  PHD walks you through. 
May 10, 2018

Player Capsule: Mason Hedberg

Mason Hedberg and Bishop Ryan took second-place at state this season. Hedberg is going to have to have a good offseason to help make the Lions champions.
May 7, 2018

Team Rankings: PHD Area 17u Top 15

How did the 17u Grassroots teams in North Dakota and South Dakota do last weekend? What do the rankings look like at 17U? Have a look now.
April 30, 2018

17U Run-Through: North Dakota Phenom

The North Dakota Phenom will be in Sioux Falls this weekend playing in the Spring Jam. Who will the Phenom have when they play their games? PHD breaks it down.
April 19, 2018

The Spring Jam Preview

This weekend in Sioux Falls the annual Spring Jam will be played with teams from the surrounding states joining for a solid event.  PHD breaks it down today.  
April 18, 2018

North Dakota Phenom National 17U

North Dakota Phenom National 16U

North Dakota Phenom Regional 16U

North Dakota Phenom National 15U