Mike Flynn

Mike Flynn is owner and operator of Blue Star Basketball and U.S. Junior Nationals. He is a National Evaluator and publishes the Blue Star Report which ranks the top 100 high school girls basketball players in the nation. He also serves as Secretary of the Middle Atlantic District AAU, National Chair for AAU Lacrosse, Consultant to Gatorade for girls basketball, member of the McDonald's All–American selection committee, & Consultant for Nike Global Basketball.

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    Engstler Selects Syracuse

    Syracuse University added a cornerstone to their 2018 signing class with the commitment of highly regarded swing play Emily Engstler.  The versatile 6-2 New York native chose Coach Hillsman and the Orange over the Buckeyes of Ohio State and the Hurricanes from the University of Miami. Engstler, who is ranked No. 11...

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    Collier Commits to Texas

    The big news to start the 2017 Fall NCAA Observation period is not where coaches are going...

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    Watching the Euros and Other Games

    BOURGES, France – Unlike most, if not all, of the USA based “scouting services” that plan to...

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    Back to Summer Basketball

    CAIRO, Egypt – The beginning of girls summer travel basketball starts next week across the USA for...

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    USA Reclaims FIBA Gold

    BUENOS AIRES – USA wins! Hang the Gold Medal. Bang the drum, tweet the score and pictures....

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    FULL FIBA IMMERSION

    BUENOS AIRES – For a lot of the young athletes here the honor of representing their country...

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    Prepping For The FIBA U16 Americas

    BUENOS AIRES – The last time the USA was at the FIBA 16u Americas championships it was...

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    The Game That Never Was

    BUENOS AIRES – United States vs. Canada. This was the women’s basketball game that never happened in...

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    USA, 3 – 0, Moves On To Face Argentina

    RELEASE COURTESY OF USA BASKETBALL BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – – The 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team (3-0)...

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    USA 100 – Mexico 37 – Puerto Rico Next

    RELEASE COURTESY OF USA BASKETBALL BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (June 8, 2017)– After a one point lead in the...

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    FIBA Americas U16 – One Down – USA 91 – Columbia 33

    Blue Star’s Mike Flynn and Kevin Lynch are on their way to Argentina and are expected to...

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    Getting The Right Mix

    (This article was written prior to the last afternoon session and posted prior to play. This has...

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    Next Cycle Please

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.– The next cycle for selection of the United States u16 FIBA Americas team started...

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    West Coast Sports Alliance Golden Gate Showcase

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.– The next thing in West Coast girls’ basketball took off this past weekend with...

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    USA Women’s Basketball Golden Journey Continues

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Was the result ever in doubt?  When USA captain Sue Bird came out of the tunnel and nailed the first layup to start the pre-game warmup the only question was the final score. The USA Senior National Women’s team captured their 6th consecutive Olympic gold medal and add...

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    Serbia Women Claim First Olympic Basketball Medal

    RIO DE JANEIRO – When Serbia finished their third game in Pool B of the 2016 Rio Olympics Women’s basketball preliminary round, their hopes for a medal were dim after going 0-3 to Spain, Canada and the USA. The Serbian women rebounded from that deficit to fight into the medal round, past...