Basketball - VISAA

2020 VISAA All-State Girls Basketball teams

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 St. Paul VI, the Steward School and Veritas take top honors with the VISAA All-State Girls teams by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The VISAA All-State teams are in and they’re dominated by the champions of each division. Unlike the VHSL, VISAA was able to finish their state championship games before concerns over the…

NCAA - Endorsements

New NCAA Dead Period halts college visits

Due to Coronavirus, NCAA institutes a ban on in-person recruiting until April 15 by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Effective prior to this past weekend, the NCAA instituted a ban of in-person recruiting for Division I and II. This creates a dead period that will run until April 15. Division I Council Coordination Committee bans in-person recruiting:…

Workout - Cones - Agility

Workouts are key during the Coronavirus down time

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 Schools out. Practices are called off. What to do? NOTE: Local, State and Federal government advisement on treatment of the Coronavirus in relation to “social distancing” and potential quarantine continues to evolve. We want the student-athletes we serve to put themselves in the best possible position to be recruited for college athletics,…

NCAA - Endorsements

Report: NCAA to grant eligibility relief for Division I spring sports athletes

The NCAA has announced a likelihood that Spring sports athletes could receive relief by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In an ever fluid situation, the NCAA has officially announced that they are strongly considering eligibility relief for Spring sport athletes. There are a lot of details to be worked out, but it sounds as though spring sport…

Storm - Rain - Postpone - Weather

Add it up: Counting all postponed sporting events and leagues nationwide

(Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) The list of postponed sporting events and sports leagues is staggering by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The overall list of sporting events and sports leagues across the global is sizable beyond imagination. Who knew this week would end like this? Here’s a complete list of postponed sporting events and leagues. NCAA Basketball: Cancellation…

Green Run - VHSL - Eli Kennedy

VHSL cancels; Class 3, 4, 5 and 6 teams declared co-champions

#1 Green Run junior Eli Kennedy (Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757) All teams qualifying for the VHSL State Championship game at Classes 3 through 6 will be co-champions in 2020 by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The tides have turned again. On Wednesday, the NBA postponed their season and the NCAA declared that March Madness would be played to…

Basketball - NCAA - MEAC - Block - Coronavirus

MEAC Basketball Tournament will finish with restricted attendance

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 Coronavirus fears have led the MEAC to shut off public access to their tournament by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The MEAC has announced changes to their handling of the tournament, currently being played in Norfolk, VA. Much like the NBA season and NCAA tournament, the MEAC tournament will now be affected by precautionary…

Basketball - VHSL - State Tournament - Coronavirus

VHSL will play hoops state championship with family and media in attendance

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 The VHSL has modified their policy on the state basketball tournament by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In an ever fluid situation, the VHSL has again modified how they are handling the very popular state basketball tournament. Earlier in the week, the only restriction was to discourage pre-game and post-game handshakes. Now, with the…

VHSL

More from the VHSL: No handshakes at the state tournament

File Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 The VHSL has added an advisory to avoid handshakes at the State Basketball tournament by Andy Hilton, recruit757 There’s been an updated announcement from the VHSL. No pre-game or post-game handshakes at the state basketball semifinals. “While the VHSL recognizes good sportsmanship is one of our core values, the VHSL is…