At the beginning of this year, I shared some key principles of how I personally end each year—both with a time of reflection on the current year and a look ahead to the coming year. The response we received to that information was so overwhelming, we’ve decided to share it again, hoping that some of you may find it helpful as you reflect on the year that was and anticipate the one that’s to come.
To our PGC Family—thank you for 25 amazing years! Continue to be a light that SCHAPEs the basketball world!
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Markelle Fultz attended a Point Guard College session in 2014, the Summer before his junior year in high school. He had been cut from the Varsity team just the season before at
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Tyler Coston, TJ Rosene, and Sam Allen were joined by Rick Torbett and Adam Bradley at the Men’s Final Four in Phoenix, Arizona. Below are videos recapping each of their days at the National Association of Basketball Coaches Convention.
For the first six weeks of the 2008-09 basketball season, many expected Laval Lucas-Perry would become eligible and be named Michigan’s starting point guard. As a freshman, however, even with his year of experience on the bench as a transfer, that was more difficult than he expected, and it became a position ceded to other players as Lucas-Perry played off-guard, primarily as a shooter.
This is the touching story of two members of our PGC family. Ieshia Small is a PGC grad who is one of the top high school players in the nation. Coach Kimberly Davis Powell is a long-time PGC supporter who runs one of the top Nike girls basketball programs in the country. This is a story of tragic loss and adversity, but also a story of love & hope.
Comer was the conductor of the face moving train that was the FGCU offense. He orchestrated two masterpiece games as a play maker that should be emulated by young point guards everywhere. His ability to create plays in all situations was THE difference for Florida Gulf Coast. Comer creates in four primary ways as a point guard and when he is at his best, like he was the first weekend, all four are clicking on all cylinders.