POINDEXTER MOVING ON TO ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY
April 17, 2022 - The 6-2, 190-pound Poindexter played at Virginia starting the 2020-21 season, appearing in three games, before receiving a full athletic scholarship.
He played in 19 games this season, scoring a season-high seven points with three assists against Fairleigh Dickinson. He played 13 minutes at Duke in a 69-68 Virginia win on Feb. 7.
GOLDEN PREPARING FOR PROFESSIONAL CAREER
April 14, 2022 - After a stellar collegiate career that ended with an Atlantic 10 Championship, win over top-rated Iowa Hawkeyes and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Golden took his talents to the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT) in front of dozens of NBA, international scouts and several hundred fans, the 68th annual Portsmouth Invitational (PIT) tipped off after a two-year hiatus. Grant Golden journey to becoming a professional has kicked off to a good start.
Grant Golden PIT Highlights
Grant Golden PIT Highlights
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Jaylen-Cole Williams, Duquesne University
Jaylen-Cole Williams journey to Duquesne University of the Atlantic 10 (A10) Conference is not uncommon, but the results of his efforts and hardwork has paid-off. As with many of the alumni that are playing college basketball dealing with COVID-19 requires alterative activities to remain safe. Look forward to the interview with Cole about his 1st year at Duquesne.
Tyler Lloyd, UVA-Wise
October 18, 2020 - Tyler Lloyd journey to UVA-Wise included a stop Fayetteville Tech C.C. The 6-Foot-5 Lloyd better known as "Stretch" road to UVA-Wise was filled adversity but his endurance and desire to continue his collegiate career has taken flight.
Haley Kellogg, Player of the Year
Feb 24, 2022 - announcement
Hailey Kellogg Commits to Christopher Newport University
February 16, 2022 - Osbourn Park Senior Hailey Kellogg commits to Christopher Newport University, Hampton, VA. Kellogg has been one of the premier players in Northern Virginia throughout her high school career.
Alumni Battle in the Paint
February 9, 2022 - Although they played on different Virgnia Elite teams, Virgnia Elite Alumni Grant Golden, University of Richmond and Josh Oduro, George Mason University showcased why they are considered the premier post position players in the Atlantic 10 Conference.
Grant Golden Reaches 2K Milestone
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Grant Golden scored 19 points, Jacob Gilyard had 13 points and 10 assists for the senior's fourth career double-double, and Richmond won its fourth straight in beating N.C. State 83-74 at the Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout on Friday night.
Richmond (7-4) beat N.C. State for the first time in program history, moving to 1-5.
2000 Points Very few players reach 2000 points in their college career, this year Golden, the 6-foot-10 sixth-year player has satisfied another milestone. Each game Richmond’s opponents seek out Golden as he receives enhances appreciation of where he stands on University of Richmond career scoring list: fifth.
Johnny Newman (2,383 in 122 games), Kevin Anderson (2,165 in 139 games), Michael Perry (2,145 in 108 games) and Kendall Anthony (1,909 in 134 games) are ahead of Golden (1,894 points in 134 games).
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NIBC - Bryce HAwkins
December 7, 2021 - Senior Guard Bryce Hawkins has proven that he can play and complete with the premier high school players in the country. Legacy Early College (LEC) is only one of a few schools nationally that participate in the ESPN U.S. Marines NIBC Series which is a 38-Game schedule of the newly formed Nike Elite High School Basketball conference.
Recently Bryce play has gained notice by national high school basketball evaluators and analyst. The league is scheduled to Include seven games on ESPNU, 31 on ESPN+. Read more
Anthony Davis, Jr., Miller School (Charlottesville, VA). Davis committed to attend Fairfield University of the MAAC conference. The 6-Foot-6 Davis entertained offers and interested from Radford, Virginia Tech, Georgia, UNC-W and South Carolina. Davis will play for Coach Jay Young, Head Coach a respected veteran within college basketball, Coach Young became the 13th Head Coach of the Fairfield University Men’s Basketball program on April 3, 2019. Young came to Fairfield after spending the previous three seasons as an assistant coach in the Big Ten at Rutgers University.
Andrew Gorkowski, James Madison H.S. (Fairfax, VA). Committed to attend York College (PA). Gorkowski has been a productive guard at James Madison High School in Fairfax, VA over the past three years. Gorkowski is a crafty steady guard that posses the abilities to play at the collegiate level.
College Preseason Awards
November 2, 2021- James Butler Selected Preseason 1st Team Colonial Athletic Association (CAA)
October 27, 2021 - Grant Golden Selected Preseason 1st Team Atlantic 10 (A10)
Richmond, VA - The Atlantic 10 announced its preseason All-Conference teams on Wednesday. Guard Jacob Gilyard and forward Grant Golden were both named to the First Team, while forward Tyler Burton was named to the Second Team. It is the second Preseason First Team All-A-10 selection for Golden, who was Preseason First Team in 2018.
bryce hawkins, Legacy Eary College
National Interscholastic Basketball Classic (NIBC)Greenville, S.C. - 2022 G Bryce Hawkins transferred with the opportunity to finish his high school year to play against the top players in the country. Legacy Early College based in Greenville, SC will play in the new league that was established to elevate the game of high school basketball. According to ESPN, the National Interscholastic Basketball Conference has gathered six of the biggest powerhouse schools to form an elite league, which is set to take place. The eight teams will play in a regular-season made up of 10 regular games, along with special NIBC events and a postseason tournament. According to ESPN, the league already has plans to expand in the upcoming years.
2022 Tryout Schedule
Max Wilson, San Diego State
San Diego, CA. Former Oakton High School Standout Max Wilson will be suiting up for the Aztecs of San Diego State University for the 2021-22 NCAA Basketball Season.
Malachi Poindexter, University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA Malachi Poindexter journey to Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) University of Virginia is not uncommon. The AP Preseason nationally ranked Cavaliers are among the nations best teams.
Annapolis, MD - Last season Rehnstrom attended George Mason University and launched his college hoops career as part of the GMU basketball program. With the change in coaching staff Lysander dream of becoming a midshipman became reality. Rehnstrom is a graduate of Herndon High School.