• McDonald’s 2012

    CHICAGO, IL – Too often the story unfolds on the court. The names from the previous McDonald All American Games roll off the tongue … Jordan, Magic, LeBron, KG, Pierce, Ewing, Rose and Shaq. Having attended several of these games — including the inaugural girls game in 2002 at Madison Square Garden...

  • Girls High School Rankings

    March 21, 2012 Weekly Words: The role call of newly minted state champions is 15 in the Blue Star Go-To 25 girls basketball rankings. Hopkins (Minnetonka, Minn.) and Twinsburg (Ohio), Goodrich (Mich.) and Cicero (N.Y.) North Syracuse expanded that list last weekend taking home hardware. CNS isn’t done as the Breanna Stewart-led...

  • Boys High School Rankings

    March 20, 2012 Weekly Words:The final seven state championships will be conducted in three regions — Far West, East and Midlands. The heavyweight states such as California, New York and Pennsylvania will certainly have direct affect on the Blue Star Go-To 25 boys basketball rankings. Last weekend state tournaments in Illinois, Kentucky,...

  • Montverde Takes Invitational Crown

    MONTVERDE, Fla. — The quaint gymnasium nearly had its roof blown off. The sheer noise after Kasey Hill drilled a 15-footer in the fourth quarter Saturday night was the coronation for No. 19 Montverde Academy. Yes, the Eagles flew past Orlando Christian Prep, 49-40, to win the Montverde Academy Invitational Tournament, and...