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Nick Wells
St. Vincent-St. Mary

D J  Blanks Jr
St. Vincent-St. Mary

Both Nick and D J were cited by Scouting Service Reports at a recent Elite College Exposure Shootout:
1-Oct 9, 2011 (Penn State Harrisburg)
2-June 5, 2011 (Middletown H S)
3-May 22, 2011
(Auburn, NY)

April 17, 2011 (Penn State Harrisburg)
Shootout Application  for spring 2013

West Geauga 64, Harvey 63 Kyle Krouse's free throw with four seconds left proved the winner for the host Wolverines (4-1, 1-1) in a Chagrin Valley Conference Chagrin Division contest.  (12/17/11, Cleveland Plain Dealer)

Ohio Media Coverage
 Akron Beacon Journal -(dropped, fee oriented)
The Columbus Dispatch HERE
Cambridge Daily Jeffersonian  HERE
The Cleveland Plain Dealer HERE
Steubenville Herald Star HERE
The East Liverpool Review  HERE
Youngstown Vindicator Online  HERE

Warren Tribune Chronicle HERE

the next college exposure elite shootout  application HERE

Niles McKinley's basketball team got a big start
12/12/12, The Dragons  managed an easy 55-38 win Tuesday.over the Lakeview Bulldogs in opening an 18-point lead at the end of the quarter. Shooting with uncanny accuracy from the perimeter and forcing the Bulldogs into 12 turnovers in the period, the Dragons had a 22-1 lead before settling into a more normal style of play.  
Twinsburg's girls basketball team off to a winning start
11/24/12, Defending Division I girls state basketball champion Twinsburg passed a huge test this weekend. The Tigers, ranked No. 4 in The Plain Dealer Preseason Top 25 Poll, defeated Northland, 57-46, on Saturday at the Gary West Tipoff Classic at Reynoldsburg behind sophomore guard Aloneet Durdenís 17 points, five rebounds and three assists.  (Cleveland Plain Dealer)

USA TODAY Super 25 Ranking-2012-13
Boys Basketball
  HERE       Girls Basketball HERE

We are now looking for information
for the 2012-2013 season, 
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Three pointers:
Richard Parkerís 3-point basket from the top of the key off an inbounds play with 1.2 seconds remaining in overtime gave Garfield Heights a 62-60 victory over host Shaker Heights.  (Plain Dealer, 1/18/13)
Norton 51, Green 42,
Jaclyn Fortnerís 18 points, including four 3-pointers, and Cara Cookís 13 points and 11 rebounds led the Panthers to the Turkey Tip-off title over the Green Bulldogs. (Plain Dealer)
High individual games:

Kyle Prunty, Wadsworth recorded a 33pt and 20 rebound game in a 78-72 win over Highland High School.  (Medina Gazette, 1/5/13)

Foul Shooting:
Olmsted Falls 46, Amherst 41, OT The host Bulldogs rallied from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter, sending it into overtime on a free throw by Amber Black with six seconds to go.  (12/17/11, Cleveland Plain Dealer)
Lordstown  used clutch free throw shooting to keep the Grand Valley Mustangs at bay and claim an impressive road conference win at GV, 60-54.  (Warren Tribune Chronicle, 1/19/13)

Players to Watch listed below according to the year of graduation

Class of 2013
Steubenville Catholic Central,
Rachel Rigaud, Sarah Padgett, Rachel Irvin, Morgan Elson, Addie Zane, Taylor Zapolnik, Christen Looman, Tori Knight and Hanna Stover.
Harrison Central, Fletcher Watt (5-10) and Nick Pelegreen (6-3), Rasheed Mitchell
Hathaway Brown, Stephanie Poland
Indian River, Frank Kamarec
Max Hayes, Mandell Ransaw
St. Vincent-St. Mary, Nick Wells
Waynesfield-Goshen, Kaylee Patton
Weir, Shacora Gray, Shelva Burns, Melissa Brown, Taylor Peters, Raven Young and Jenna Moore
Xenia Christian , Michaela Nelson

Class of 2014
, Amanda Cahill
Fayetteville-Perry, Megan Eyre
Firelands,  Casey Morrissette
Garfield, David Bell (6'10)
Huron, Ashley Myers
Lima HomeSchool , Sarah Schriner
Shaker Heights, Rosel  Hurley
Wadsworth, Kyle Prunty (averaging 13.1 pts this year with a 3.6 GPA)
Winton Woods (Cincinnati), Anthony Bell

Anthony Bell
Winton Woods




Ashley Myers
Huron H S

Class of 2015
Christian Academy
, Derek Spencer, Nathan Brown
Chagrin Falls, Halie Thome
Badin (Hamilton), Kalli Riggins
Harvest Temple Christian,  Roger Druckenmiller
Indian Creek, Bre Berryman 6'5"
Rosemont, Bre Rock
Shaker Heights, Esa Ahmad
Springfield, Paolo DePasquale
Solon, Jordan Bikelja
Villa Angela-St. Josephs, Carlton Bragg (6'9)
Welsh Jesuit, Anna Hall


Kalli Riggins
Badin H S (Hamilton)


Class of 2016
, Savana Jankowski
Firelands, Keely Hall (6'0)

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Shootout Legends from the Past
Breda Hammond,
E. L. Bowsher H. S. (Toledo)
 She was recognized at two Shootouts:
-Spring Shootout, Reading, PA, ,  HERE
Fall Basketball  Shootout,  Alvernia College,   HERE
Joe Gutowski from Perry  and Jasmine Coleman from Colen Oak can be found HERE

The Next Shootout  HERE



Cecilia Seigel






Ja'Quill King
Meadowdale, Ohio


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Credits: The Cleveland Plain Dealer