Category Archives: Alumni

Johnson, Fillyaw Selected in PBL Draft

Former Topeka High players D.J. Johnson and Marcus Fillyaw were selected in the first round of the Premier Basketball League on Tuesday night. Johnson, who graduated from William Woods (Mo.) University, was picked third overall by Chautauqua Hurricane and Fillyaw was picked eighth by the Kentucky Mavericks after graduated from...
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Lamb Signs With Windsor Express in Canada

Former Highland Park player Antowine Lamb has signed with the Windsor Express in the National Basketball League of Canada. “I’m just grateful for this new opportunity and the upcoming season,” Lamb said. “Excited to meet new friends and gain more experience to continue on to the next adventure wherever that...
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Kyle Weems Signs With Besiktas in Turkey

Former Highland Park and Missouri State star Kyle Weems has signed a deal with Besiktas in the Turkish Basketball League after two successful years playing in France. “I’m excited to be joining Besiktas, a great club with a great tradition and fan base,” Weems said. “I’m looking forward to playing...
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Scouts Praise McMurray at UA All-America Camp

USF guard Jahmal McMurray impressed a number of scouts as a counselor at the UA All-America Camp in Charlotte, N.C. McMurray, a Highland Park product, averaged a team-high 15.2 points a game as a freshman for USF earning All-AAC Rookie team honors.   South Florida’s rising sophomore guard, Jahmal McMurry,...
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