Monthly Archives: April 2021

A Few Random Thoughts

I have a few Random thoughts today. These are my thoughts about everything from players, coaches, recruiting, parents and anything else that comes to mind. New Monmouth women’s basketball coach Ginny Boggess is not playing around folks. She is covering … Continue reading

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TEAM SPOTLIGHT: 2022 FAGAN NEW JERSEY BELLS

Today’s Spotlight team should be dubbed the team with a little something for everyone. THE FAGAN BELLES are a blend of talented loyal players who all hope to have a breakout summer. They are a team that is loaded with … Continue reading

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TEAM SPOTLIGHT: The 2023 Truhan New Jersey Belles🏀

“Under the radar” The team with players nobody wanted, but is becoming the team nobody wants to play!! Todays SPOTLIGHT TEAM IS THE TRUHAN NJ BELLES. To put it simply they are NOT the most recruited group by a long shot. But are … Continue reading

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ANGELINA BANAS… IS RISKING IT ALL🏀💕

I worked out the Shoreshots u16 and U17s yesterday. It’s always fun to train teams in a closed setting. You learn so much more about kids. Like there work ethic, attitude and relationships with peers. Yesterday we had had two … Continue reading

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CASEY PRIOR YOU HAVE TO SEE HER WITH YOUR OWN EYES … has gone to another level🏀

Here is why recruiting these days is so much harder for college coaches, especially at the D1 level. Casey Prior last weekend went 7 for 7 from the three point line. Now that, is no question a eye opener. But … Continue reading

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LAYLA LAWS and ST. FRANCIS OF PA..D1 DREAMS DO COME TRUE!👏🏀💪💕

Sometimes the stress, the waiting and doubting is not worth chasing a dream. Sometimes when others don’t believe in your dream. It’s hard to keep dreaming. But there are still those kids and families who bet on themselves . Their … Continue reading

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WHAT’S NEXT FOR MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY AND GINNY BOGGESS?

There was a press conference yesterday at Monmouth University. Ginny Boggess was introduced as the 9th Women’s Basketball Coach. She will be new Athletic Director Jeff Stapleton’s first hire. The two will be tied to the hip from here on … Continue reading

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2021 D1 EARLY BIRD LIST

Today, you get the EARLY BIRD D1 LIST. This is a list of potential D1 players, key word potential that coaches are hoping to sign one day. This list is by no means a list of all the best players or … Continue reading

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PSA TO COLLEGE COACHES…this is the OFFICIAL ROCK STAR OF THE 2024 CLASS…JULIANA “THE GIFT” ALMEIDA

This pass weekend I made a discovery. No it was not that the HGSL is going to be a college coaches dream. What I discovered was the best keep secret in the state of New Jersey’s freshman class…and she isn’t … Continue reading

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THE 2021 SHORE CONFERENCE MOST IMPROVED PLAYER…GABRIELLA ROSS!

There is a little thing I always pay very close to when evaluating a player’s future development. It’s called the improvement curve. That curve for me is everything. It tells me, if a kid is just full of potential or if … Continue reading

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WOMEN’S OLYMPIC STAR TRANSFERRING TO SHORE CONFERENCE

If you have been around the Hoop Group the past week, no doubt you noticed a tall lanky girl shooting and dunking a basketball. The young lady’s name is Paula Schmidt, if the name sounds  familiar to you, there is a reason.  She is … Continue reading

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