Coaches Corner - Lew Johnston - Recipe for Success

Coaches Corner: Instilling Discipline

Lew Johnston (Photo: Sam Mizelle/recruit757) In today’s Coaches Corner, we talk about the difference between discipline and punishment Coach Lew Johnston has been a valuable contributor to recruit757’s Coaches Corner for years now. Here’s your chance to be heard. Do you have words of wisdom that you’d share with the coaching community? Please submit your…

Meadowbrook

Preseason Preview: Meadowbrook Monarchs

Can Meadowbrook do enough to go blow-for-blow with the Central District elite? by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 Team: Meadowbrook (Richmond, Virginia) Classification/District: 5A/Central 2016-2017 Record: 4-6 (No Playoffs) Head Coach: Adam Tiller Mascot: Monarchs (Navy and Gold) Meadowbrook head coach Adam Tiller understood the situation quite well when he assumed the position of head coach before…

Bishop Sullivan - Valerian Johnson

Bishop Sullivan wins VA bracket, falls in semis at the Powerade Invitational

The Powerade Invitational challenged our Virginia teams by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Saturday was a proving ground for every one of the 32 teams that qualified for the Gold bracket in the Powerade Invitational 7-on-7. Because of a scheduling quirk, all eight Virginia high school teams were placed in their own bracket for Saturday’s competition. The…

Patrick Kane - Hermitage

Preseason Preview: Hermitage Panthers

Hermitage Head Coach Patrick Kane (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) Will the addition of Jebril Murray be enough for Hermitage to cause major damage in the Colonial District? by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 Team: Hermitage (Henrico, Virginia) Classification/District: 5A/Colonial 2016-2017 Record: 10-2 (loss to L.C. Bird 24-27) Head Coach: Patrick Kane Mascot: Panthers (Blue and Red) Last season…

Dinwiddie - Powerade Invitational

Virginia teams sailing toward a Powerade Invitational semifinal

Dinwiddie Coach Billy Mills leads the Generals at the Powerade Invitational (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) A full day of play in the 48 team Powerade Invitational leads to a King of the Hill Saturday by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Coming into Friday’s action, the field for the Powerade Invitational 7-on-7 held 48 teams representing nine states. There…