Michael Beaty of Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis, Ind. knew time was running out in the first quarter. The heady high school basketball player took down the defensive rebound and almost in one motion heaved the ball over the defender and miraculously into the basket that was 85-feet away. Beaty’s long-distance Hail Mary was
Garfield High School (Seattle) and Issaquah High School (17 miles east of Seattle) are set to face off Saturday night in the second round of the WIAA 4A Boys Basketball tournament. On Friday, some Issaquah students — the overwhelming majority of whom are white — unleashed a relentless, hateful attack across various social media platforms
Jefferson High School and Rockford East High School (both of Rockford, Ill.) squared off Tuesday night in a hotly contested Class 4A regional semifinal. The game came down to the wire, with Jefferson’s Chaz Johnson sinking a buzzer beater to clinch a 51-49 victory. As the teams lined up to shake hands, they promptly squared
Freshman Ty McDonald from East Union High School in Mississippi missed his free throw, but his sticktoitiveness paid off when he grabbed the loose ball and chucked up a falling-out-of-bounds heave-ho three that miraculously went in the hoop.
6’0″ point guard Carlee Clemons from Millbrook High School in Raleigh, NC held his personal slam dunk contest during the Leon Brogden Holiday Tournament. While facing Laney, coincidentally Michael Jordan’s former high school, the tiny powder-keg Clemons put on an aerial assault that would make His Airness proud.
Virginia High School basketball player Marvey’o Otey definitely waited til the last minute to submit his bid for best basketball shot of the year, but it was definitely worth it. As Otey is falling out of bounds he saves the ball with a behind-the-back toss and hurls it in the air where it magically swishes