The final travel ball event of the 2019 season tipped off Saturday in Myrtle Beach. Here are top performers, highlights and more from the Big Shots Myrtle Beach Finale, the Big Shots Florida Finale and the Big Shots Maryland Summer Slam.
SATURDAY’S SCORES, SUNDAY’S SCHEDULE
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MYRTLE BEACH STARS
Zeke Brock, NC Vipers 2023: 28 points in a 57-40 win over the NC Wizards. Brock averaged a 14U division-best 22.5 points, making a division-best seven 3-point shots in two games and a division-best 12 free throws.
Travis Cooper, Carolina Dream Team 16U: 22 points in a 66-61 win over Team Hicks.
Ricky Council, Flight 22 17U: had 29 points in a 83-73 win over SC Kings, Council averaged 21.7 points in three games Saturday, scoring a division-high 65 points
Athan Gill, Team Felton 2023: Playing up in 15U, Gill averaged 20.5 points and the division with 14 made free throws in two games.
James Jones, Team Flight 22: 23 points in a 70-68 win over Team Felton UAA
Jordan McNeil, Ricky Council, Flight 22 Elite UA: McNeil had 26 points in a 80-47 win over Spectrum Sports. Council had 19.
Daniel Sanford, Team United NC 2022: 22 points in a 77-70 win over Carolina Ballin. Sanford, a 6-6 power forward, is tracking as a top recruit in North Carolina in his class. In two games Saturday, Sanford averaged 22.5 points.
Lucius Brittian, CT Express: 22 points in a 70-52 win over On the Rise Basketball. Averaged 21.5 points for the day.
Jalen Hayes, Dream Team 2020: 6-9 power forward had 20 points in a Round 1 win. Has offers from Mississippi State, South Florida, UCF, WKU, FAU, FGCU, Austin Peay
Jason Jackson, Florida Vipers 15U: made five 3-pointers in a win over the South Florida Sonics. Teammate Shawn Russ also had 17.