East Coast Index Boy's report
Robbie Marusak, East Coast Director
Rodney Froth, East Coast Scout

Robby Marusak
East Coast Index Director
  HC 1- Box 539
   Blakeslee, PA  18610
The Spring Shootout on April 1st at PSU Harrisburg was loaded with talent.  Kyle Williams-Venable  Mallard Creek, North Carolina took home MVP honors for the event. He was sporting "Carolina Blue" sneakers and many of the scouts in attendance were wondering how Roy Williams let him get north of the Mason Dixon line.
The Co "Top Post Players" for the event were Sean Kirkpatrick Wilmington Friends, Delaware and Patrick Murphy, James Madison, Virginia.
Finally, the "Top Perimeter Player" went to Andrew Ingram, Archbishop Carroll of the Philly Catholic League. Here is our "Top 40" for the Shootout:

Andrew Ingram - Archbishop Carroll...scored inside and outside all day
Sean Kirkpatrick - Wilmington Friends DE...strong finisher and shot blocker
Kyle Williams-Venable - Mallard Creek NC...can go coast to coast, finishes, Div. 1 body
Patrick Murphy - James Madison VA...boards well, starts the break, sees floor with size
Jordan Hunter - St. Stephens & St. Agnes MD...gets to the rim, handles and boards
Edward Flippen - Wyoming Seminary...gets to the rim, goes both ways
Mike Pennington - West Branch Area...shooter with range
Cameron DeFronzo - Gov. Livingston NJ...posts well, shoots it with size
Gary Stewart - Oxon Hill MD...nice step back move, creates off dribble
Dante Yancey - St. Marys Ryken MD...good in open floor...scores the ball
Vaughn Rowsey - Christiana DE...sees floor, creative passer, shoots 3
Ethan Shapiro - Atholoton MD...solid post, shoots it with size
Isaiah Gills - Harford Tech MD...shot blocker, long and athletic, scores the ball
Jaleel Hairston - Pencader DE...good in open floor, can create own shot
Brett Haney - Canon McMillan...shooter with range, plays hard
Elhoussan Hakimi - Richard Montgomery MD...gets to the rim, can create own jumper
Kevin McFall - Upper Moreland... good passer, scores around the basket
Malcolm Delpeche - Wilmington Friends DE...drop step dunk on his first touch
Marcus Delpeche - Wilmington Friends DE...variety of post moves, nice jump hook
Jacob DiLallo - Greece Olympia NY...good shooter with size, plays game the right way
Joshua Williams - Reservoir MD...Nasty crossover, solid point guard
Byron Ashe - Friendship Collegiate Academy...good in open floor distributes
Ben Havrilla - Latrobe...nice guard who makes extra pass and scores the ball
William Thompson - Martinsburg WV...shot blocker with hops
Josh Grimard - Loudon Valley VA...handles it and shoots it with size
Zane Snyder - Bishop Guilfoyle...good mid range game off dribble
Temoi Roper - Gov. Thomas Johnson MD...scores at the rim, can create own shot
Uvan Stewart - Gov. Thomas Johnson MD...scores in transition, nice open court player
Joseph Giles - Northeast MD...good passer, finishes with confidence
Matt Skibicki - Caravel Acad. DE...shooter who stretches the d with his range
Casey Huff - Towanda...nasty spin dribble, Rubio type passer, shoots off dribble
Austin Fellows - Hopewell Central NJ...good "big" can put it on the floor and finish
Nick Bynum - Robinson Secondary VA...boards well, finishes min open floor
Jason McElwee - Middletown... solid 2 guard,can get to the rim
Malik Spears - Kingsbury Wash DC...solid all around game, finishes around the rim
Benjamin Lax - Kingsbury Center Wash DC...relentless on glass, scores the ball
Wilmer Johnson William Penn DE...gets to rim, lazer like passes on target
Donald Ralls - Harrisburg High...nice mid range game, athletic, defends
Juwan Strothers - Westlake MD...gets to the rim, athletic, shares the ball
Tolaundo King - Freindly MD...good passer in open floor, shoots the 3
Jerel Patterson - Harrisburg High...good quicks, creates
Gordon Jeter - Easton MD...shoots it, nice dunk in open floor, Div. 1 body
Alonzo Gaither - Old Mill MD...great in open court, creates tempo
Christopher Gibson Caravel Acad DE...mid range j, handles with size
Anthony Duckett - St. Anselm's Abbey MD...boards well, finishes around hoop
Tracy Hudgens - Gwynn Park MD...flat out gets to the rim, creates off dribble effectively

Edward Flippen
Wyoming Seminary Prep

Jared Trulear
Wilson College Coach


Coach Alvin Kyle and Imir Bailey from Germantown High School

Sunday, April 1st Spring Shootout -East Coast Index Honorable Mention:

Neil Murren - Bermudian Springs...Shooter with range
Matthew Herbener - Ephrata...Nice floor general, defends
Adison Varvaris - North Harford MD...shooter, plays hard
Donte Yates CD East...gets to rim, creates off dribble
Jason Dietrich - Donegal...good around the basket, plays hard
Antawin Kee - Warhill VA...shooter with good court vision
Steven Stoney - Harrisburg High...relentless on the glass, defends
Xavier Griffin - Middletown...handles and passes with flair
Cornelius Jacob - New Town MD...shooter from deep
Frankelly Santiago - Stamford Central...good all around game, coachable
Jason Kuntzleman - Mount Calvary...shooter, sees the court
Hal Tchalekian - GW Community VA...pt guard with a handle
Evan Polly - Troy Area...nice moves around the rim, heady
Denzel Sommers - Allentown Allen...good in open ct., finishes with left
Imir Bailey - Philadelphia Miltary Academy...posts up, strong, finishes
Devin Walter - Dover...Nice pt guard, runs the team
Tanner Dixon - Northern...shooter
Andrew Day - Antietam...athletic. scores in open ct
Joshua Spaulding - athltic, scores the ball, plays hard
Killian Klopp - Cedar Crest...shoots with range
Stewart German - Dulaney MD...nice mid range game
Nicholas Pinder - Fallsburg NY...good all around game, plays the game the right way
Alex Kilgour - Methacton...unselfish floor game
Hanief Graves - Glasgow DE...handles it, finishes at rim
Mike Pennington - West Branch Area...shooter, high bball IQ
Reid Hoff - Governor Mifflin...solid around the basket
Mitchell Martin - Garden Spot...knows how to get to the rim, plays hard
Collin Easter - Middletown....strong post player, plays hard
Ian Frazier - Palmyra...high bball IQ, shooter with range
Scott Gaffey - Palmyra...handles with confidence vs. pressure, shoots 3
Derrick Sanders - Scores around the hoop, plays hard
Jailen Harmon - Hershey...athletic, defends, coachable
Chris Rozman - Trinity...unlimited range, shares the ball
Ricky Bugg - Hershey...attacks rim with both hands, athletic, can step out and shoot
Connor Shroyer - Harrisburg Christian...finishes with contact around the hoop, shoots it
Jaki Bowman - Steel High...nice penetrator with size, finds open man
Jamal Smith - Mount Union...relentless on the glass