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Wear Out The Net

Hard Work Region Preview: Wear Out The Net

Minnesota program is loaded with talent
February 25, 2019

Recruiting Report: Gavin Patton (2019)

Six-foot-6 Minnetonka forward Gavin Patton first grabbed Minnesota's attention with a strong showing on the Wear Out the Net 17u team.  Now he's a 19 point per game scorer for the Skippers, and one of the most improved players in the state. 
February 14, 2019

Five Takeaways: Lakeville North 96 Wayzata 84

Tyler Wahl put together a triple-double on Saturday as Lakeville North picked up a big win over Wayzata that pushed them into the top six of this week's Class AAAA rankings. 
January 7, 2019

Recruiting Report: Mason Zick (2019)

Six-foot-6 forward Mason Zick of Northfield scored 14 points per game as a junior and now has a strong group of college coaches in contact and a senior year that could be big.
August 27, 2018

17U Post-Season Series: The Top Need

There is a real chance that next year Minnesota could have THREE teams ranked at 17u nationally at some point. But before that happens, we step into the "need" category, as in what our teams need to add to become the teams they want to be.
August 14, 2018

Vegas Classic: Fury vs Fury? Kind of

Prep Hoops spent Friday at the Las Vegas Classic watching 16u talent finish up pool play.  Some of the games were lopsided, so we thought, who could do it better? Fury, or Fury?
July 28, 2018

D1 Summer Classic: Barnstormer 17s Outplay Minnesota

The Iowa Barnstormers didn't just travel north to the Twin Cities to claim a title, they also beat three top ten level squads in Minnesota along the way. Very impressive.
July 22, 2018

First Look: The D1 Summer Classic

Roughly half of the top 25 17u teams in Minnesota as well as good programs from Iowa and North Dakota will be competing in the D1 Summer Classic this week in Shakopee.  Today we take our first look at the D1 Summer Classic. 
July 18, 2018

NY2LA Next Level Invitational: The Minnesota Notes

The NY2LA Next Level Invitational is a common event that Minnesota teams compete in every July. Several local players stood out so Prep Hoops dives in with Ten (Minnesota) Things to Know from Milwaukee.
July 16, 2018

Minnesota 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 Minnesota 17 and Under, the players you need to see and where those players will be this Wednesday through Sunday. 
July 9, 2018

Great Plains Alliance: Fury Defends Their Way to the Semis

The Great Plains Alliance continued on today with 14 of the 16 NSIC schools watching and all of the MIAC looking in.  What did they see? We break down the top performers now.
June 29, 2018

17U Takes Center Stage Memorial Day Weekend

Chicago, Hampton, and Sioux Falls!  The big venues for Minnesota teams this extended Memorial Day weekend.  Many will be enjoying the beautiful weather but some of Minnesota's best have big things on the line on the court.
May 24, 2018

Battle at the Lakes: Minnesota's Road of 64

To win the Battle at the Lakes a team has to navigate six games in the 64 team field in the top bracket.  What do the best 17u teams in Minnesota have to face to make a Sweet 16, Elite Eight, or championship run? 
May 10, 2018

The SPTS 16U Notebook

The SPTS 16u level will match-up several strong 16u squads in the area. Today we take a look at the 16u competition of the SPTS.
May 4, 2018

The SPTS 16U Preview

The SPTS 16u level will match-up several strong 16u squads in the area. Today we take a look at the 16u competition of the SPTS.
May 4, 2018

The SPTS Notebook: Week 1

The three weeks of SPTS play start tomorrow at Wayzata High School in the Twin Cities. Top games? Prospects to watch? How are the teams doing coming in? SPTS Notebook is back.
May 4, 2018

Wear Out The Net Ewing 17U

Wear Out The Net Swedberg 16U

Wear Out The Net Davis 15U