Monthly Archives: February 2016

Video: 2017 F Poncho Freeman Junior Highlights

Shawnee Heights forward Poncho Freeman had an impressive junior season as one of the top scorers in Topeka. Freeman averaged 15.9 points, 8.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists, and 1.9 steals in 19 games. He shot 56.4 percent from the field and showed his scoring versatility by scoring in the post and...
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McMurray Slowed by UConn’s Stingy Defense

TAMPA, Fla. – Coming off a Rookie of the Week honor the Connecticut Huskies were determined to slow down USF talented freshman Jahmal McMurray. The Huskies primarily used three different defenders to contain McMurray, who was held to 10 points in an 81-51 loss on Thursday night. “I told the...
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Branch to Play Second Pro Season in Puerto Rico

Former Topeka High standout Onzie Branch will begin his second professional season playing in Puerto Rico. Branch will be playing for Caciques de Humacao in the BSN (Baloncesto Superior Nacional) after being traded in the offseason. His first regular season game is on Feb. 25. The 6-foot-6 small forward was...
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2016 AAU Team Tryout Dates

The spring/summer basketball season is just around the corner as many of the top players begin playing with their respective AAU clubs. Here’s a list of tryouts for some of the high school teams in the area. If you have any questions, be sure to contact the teams. Click on...
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