16 Div 1 schools and 1 NBA team were represented in the 2012 Brewster Academy Alumni Game. The game highlights the past and present players of Brewster Academy. Coach Jason Smith has coached arguably some of the best talent on the prep level. Alumni of Brewster Academy include Thomas Robinson(Kansas), Will Barton(Memphis), Eli Carter(Rutgers), Mark Lyons(Arizona), Austin Carroll(Rutgers), Xavier Silas and Craig Brackins(76ers) just to name a few. For more info on this game log on to HoopDreamsMag.com
As we wrap up the National Prep Showcase we bring to you the All Tournament Teams by class.
All Tournament Team 2012
Semaj Christon 6’2″ (Brewster Academy) Xavier – One of the best point guards in the class, scores in so many ways, when jump-shot develops will have a chance to make a living from distributing the pig skin.
NPS: Showed that he belongs in the conversation as one of the top five point guards in the class.
Ricardo Ledo 6’6″ (South Kent CT) Providence – One of Americas premier scores, shoots the ball out to the NBA three-point arc, and finishes above the rim like a future NBA player would. hard to believe that there are twenty one people in America better then Ledo.
NPS: the fire department was called on day 1 of the showcase from Ledo going off for 37 points
JaKarr Sampson 6’8″ (Brewster Academy) – Athletic as they come, finishes well in transition, if you don’t box out he will reward you with a poster. with developing jump – shot Sampson has a chance to play after college.
NPS: Made several highlight plays, knocked down the improved jumper.
TJ Warren 6’8″ (Brewster Academy) NC State – Doesn’t pass the athletic test, noor the look test, but don’t be fooled he passes the production test and that’s all that matters. Scores with the best of them, time and time again.
NPS: Scored at will, and showed flashes of his off-season conditioning with coach Josh and the vertimax.
Montrezl Harrell 6’8″ (Hargrave Military Academy) Virginia Tech – A complete monster, plays with passion in the paint, isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty and do all the little things in order to get the team win.
NPS: Proved to be a player that can help VT as soon as he steps on campus.
Mitch McGary 6’10” (Brewster Academy) – didn’t produce as he usually does, but his rebounding and energy where never in question.
Myles Davis 6’3″ (Notre Dame Prep) – One of the better shooters in the class, Xavier got another steal.
Sam Cassell Jr. 6’4″ (Notre Dame Prep) – Shot the ball extremely well, has a knack for scoring
Ethan O’Day 6’9″ (Northfield Mount Hermon) – Was near perfect this weekend, Vermont got a steal
Mike Tobey 6’11” (Blair Academy) – Scored with every post move there was, left or right it didn’t matter
All Tournament Team: 2013
NPS: ran the show for coach Sparks, mixed it up with a variety of moves and jumpers.
NPS: Scored the ball as he always does on day 2, seems like him and Ledo switched roles on day 2.
Nerlens Noel 6’9″ (Tilton School) – The eraser has added a demotions to his game, dribble moves from the perimeter to the basket. Also developing his mid range jump shot, has NBA timing when blocking shots.
NPS: Showed his versatility by putting the ball to the floor from the wing and finished with both hands.
NPS: Finished above the rim in transition, controlled the paint like a corrections officer.
NPS: Showed why he is on top of the recruiting board, can take slower bigs out to the top of the key and shoot it.
All Tournament Team: 2014
NPS: Played with great poise and under control, shoot the ball well
NPS: Showcased his point guard skills, and showed that he belonged in the conversation of top players in the class.
NPS: Didn’t score much, but we all know what he is capable of, his presence was felt.
NPS: Dennis Rodman like, Vonleh’s long term potential is scary, with his size and skill, the sky is the limit.
Johnathon Wilkins 6’10” (La Lumiere School) – Remember the name will be a big time player, great shot blocking abilities.
NPS: Changed shoots and started the break from his defensive energy.