Big News! Nike announces return of Basketball Academy

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 With its biggest star Lebron James fresh off his third NBA championship and practically entering the prime of his career, Nike announced the return of its prestigious “Nike Basketball Academy” which will host elite high school athletes and college players in Southern California from July 25-27. Nike will transform a local…

Blue Ridge Simms impresses at Top 100 (VIDEO)

by Tamara Brown, recruit757 Blue Ridge School’s Aamir Simms was one of three Virginia athletes in the National Basketball Players Association Top 100 Camp in Charlottesville, VA. Originally from Fluvanna County High School, Simms transferred to the all-boys boarding school and instantly his college offers increased after he helped lead the Barons to the VISAA…

Boys Classic

East Team wins Boys Classic in thriller (VIDEO)

by Daisia Payne, recruit757 The East team defeated the West team 84-83 in the exciting boys game at the 2016 Hampton Roads Futures Classic Wednesday night. West player and Gildersleeve Middle School’s Allen Strothers led in scoring for the night, knocking down five of six three-pointers and scoring 21 points. Marcus Bank Jr and Lynquell Dickenson-Glover had 13…