By: Kevin Schneider, @BigShotsNation

May 13-14 | Charlotte, NC | HQ: Carolina Courts Indian Trail

BRACKETS

All Star Preview highlighting several past All Stars that will take the court in the BIG SHOTS CAROLINA with ESPN’s PAUL BIANCARDI.

Sold out event with 120 teams highlighting many of the nation’s elite talent and teams…

Age Team Name Jersey First Last Grad Ht. Pos. School Eval | Offers
17U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE WV 24 Mikal Dawson 2018 6’5 SG Huntington WV No. 1 2018 prospect, state champion with brother John, strong scoring wing | Offers: Marshall, Int: WVU
17U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE WV 0 John Dawson 2017 6’1 PG Huntington 4-time WV State champion, will prep at Massanutten, Top available 2017 WV, brother of Mikal Dawson, D1
17U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE WV 12 Luke Thomas 2018 6’1 SG Fairland Top shooter in event, hit 12 3’s in NC Live set Big Shots record, lefty, Int: Campbell, D1
17U Orange Boys Big Shots JWB 1 Caleb Mills 2019 6’4 PG Asheville Christian Academy BREAKOUT PERFORMER, High level talent, HM guard, major sleeper in 2019, long, athletic, shooter, high level mid-range jumper, blow by, Top 10 2019 NC | Offers: Winthrop, Lipscomb
17U Orange Boys Big Shots JWB 25 Justin Tene 2018 6’9′ C Asheville Christian Academy Big body mobile big, R/L hooks
17U Orange Boys Big Shots JWB 3 Raishaun Brown 2019 6’1′ PG Carolina Day School Speedy PG, D1 guard, NC 2019 Top 20
17U Orange Boys Carolina Defenders Elite 5 Chase Barnett 2017 6’3 CG Butler HS  available CG
17U Orange Boys Carolina Defenders Elite 0 Troy Cracknell 2017 6’5 G Lake Norman Charter D1 available CG, picking up heavy D1 interest of late
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 18 Unsigned Seniors (1) 1 Brandyn Parker 2017 6’2 G West Brunswick High Available 2017 G
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 Elite 32 Emmanuel Izunador 2019 6’9′ F Fayetteville Academy A Top 10 big in NC 2019 class, D1
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 Elite 24 Ricky Council IV 2020 6’3′ SG Northern High School Top 5 2020 NC, brother Ricky II (Providence), natural scorer, bright future
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 Elite 20 Kenny Dye 2018 6’0′ G North Side HighS chool State champion NC, attacking PG, winner, putting up big numbers
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 Elite 1 John Michael Wright 2019 6’2′ G Fayetteville Academy Top 30 2019 NC, D1 | Offers: Marshall
17U Orange Boys Flight 22 Tennessee 5 Dalton Conn 2018 6’2 SG Grainger High School Shooter
17U Orange Boys Palmetto Elite 32 Michael Wright 2017 6’6′ F Pinewood Prep Offers: UNC Pembroke, D2 recruiting
17U Orange Boys StormElite 5 Josh Cottrell x x x x A top shooter in the event, Committed: Western Carolina
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 15 TJ Bickerstaff 2019 6’8′ G Sandy Creek High School Top 10 GA 2019, All Star BIG SHOTS GA Top 100 | Offers: FGCU, DePaul, Kenn St, Memphis, GA St, Mid Tenn, NF, Alcorn, UNCA
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 1 Devon Dotson 2018 6’2′ G Providence Day School BIG SHOTS NC 2018 No. 1 PG, Top 100, Top 10 nationally PG, poise experienced lead guard with speed and bounce, hits the 3 and pull up, right reads off ball screen, winner, competes | Offers: Maryland, Louisville, Villanova, Georgetown, Creighton, Kansas, Virginia Tech, Florida State, Memphis, Providence, USC, NC State, Florida, UNC, Hampton, Georgia Southern, Clemson, Charlotte, Winthrop, Georgia, Rutgers, UT, Wake Forest
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 32 London England 2018 6’4′ F Lincoln Charter School Offers: Lees McRae
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 25 Dimitri Georgiadis 2018 6’9′ F Benedictine College Preparatory D1 big
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 10 Donovan Gregory 2019 6’3′ F Carmel Christian School Top 20 NC 2019, Offers: Charlotte, Hampton, Winthrop, App State
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 5 Marten Maide 2019 6’3′ G Carmel Christian School Hot 2019 NC prospect | Offers: Charlotte, Mercer, HBU, App St
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 3 Chris Martin 2018 6’0′ G Charlotte United Christian Academy Combo shooter, quick | D1 offers
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 0 Kody Shubert 2018 6’0′ G Lincoln Charter School 23 ppg 6 apg 3 spg as jr, having big year, facilatator. Slasher type guard, manages the tempo of the game. | Offers: Houston Baptist, Hampton, American, Mt. Saint Mary’s, South Florida
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 11 Jaylen Sims 2018 6’6′ G Charlotte United Christian Academy 15 ppg 6 rpg jr | Offers: Hampton, South Florida, App State
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 21 Ian Steere 2018 6’9′ PF Wesleyan Christian Academy Hottest big in nation, breakout player of spring, No. 7 2018 NC, Top 125 Natl | Offers: Kansas,  Pitt, Arkansas, Missouri, UConn, GA, Clemson, TX Tech, FSU, TN, Creighton, St. Joes, North Florida, Hampton, Charlotte, High Point, Mount St. Mary’s
17U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 12 Aaron Wiggins 2018 6’6′ G Wesleyan Christian Academy BIG SHOTS NC No. 4 2018, Lengthy combo guard, being heavily recruited, skilled, scores off the dribble, playmaker, reclass from 2017, shooter | Offers: UVA, Arizona, Maryland, Cal, Providence, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, App State, Hampton, Georgia Southern
17U Orange Boys Team Felton 4 Isaiah Bigelow 2018 6’6 G/F Smith BIG SHOTS ALL AMERICAN, Shooter, combo guard, Offers: North Florida, Western Carolina Int: App State
17U Orange Boys Team Felton 21 Jaylan Gainey 2018 6’9 F Smith Athlete with smooth shot from mid range, runs the court well, soft hands, shot blocker | Offers: Western Carolina, Denver, NC A&T, NC Central, Hampton, Maryland Eastern Shore, App State
17U Orange Boys Team Felton 2 Jackson Gammons 2019 6’2 G Calvary LM/MM CG, scorer
17U Orange Boys Team Felton 14 Greg Gant 2019 6’6 G/F Trinity Christian NC Top 10 2019, Top 100 Natl, state champ | Offers: DePaul, EKU, Campbell, Grambling, Hampton
17U Orange Boys Team Felton 0 KJ Marshall 2019 5’11 G Trinity Christian LM D1 PG, state champ
17U Orange Boys Team Winston 17U 10 Justice Goodloe 2018 6’1 PG Winston Salem Prep BIG SHOTS ALL AMERICAN. One of the top defenders in hiis state’s class, great finisher, scores mostly in transition. Good court vision, very athletic and fast. Improving jump shot, above average handling and ability to create his own offense.
17U Orange Boys Team Winston 17U 5 Daivien Williamson 2018 6’1 PG Winston Salem Prep BIG SHOTS ALL AMERICAN, pure PG, runs show, gets to line, fundamentally sound, plays fast, BIG SHOTS NC 2019 Top 25 | Offers: UNCW
17U Orange Boys Tennessee Showtime 34 Quez Johnson 2017 5’8 G West High School All Star PG
17U Orange Boys TMP 23 Shaq Davis 2018 6’7 PF Summerville being recruited by James Madison, Stetson, Presbyterian, Longwood, SC State and NC A&T.
17U Orange Boys TMP 2 Tyrek Epps 2018 5’11 PG Lake City D1 PG
17U Orange Boys TMP 30 Josiah James 2019 6’6 PG Porter Gaud SC No. 1 2019, Top 50 Natl, pro-style PG at 6’7, 2 time state champ, MVP SC Tip Off | Offers:Tennessee, Texas A&M, GA Tech, Clemson, Charleston, Charleston So, USF, Mercer, Int:. SC, UVA , Maryland, Wake Forest, NC St
17U Orange Boys TMP 32 Jake Lanford 2018 6’10 Post Porter Gaud SC No. 5 2018, top big in class, banger | Offers: Winthrop, Wofford, Mercer, Georgia Southern, Cal Poly and North Florida. Int: Clemson, South Carolina, Virginia, Charleston.
17U Orange Boys TMP 24 Aaron Nesmith 2018 6’6 Wing Porter Gaud SC No. 4 2018 top shooter in class, scorer, state champ, high academic SG, Top 125 Natl 2019| Offers: Charleston So., Charleston, Furman, Wofford, Georgia So, Duquesne, William and Mary, Columbia, Yale, Harvard, Mercer, Loyola, Austin Peay and Bucknell. Int: Wake Forest, Clemson, South Carolina, Maryland, Stanford, Virginia, UNF.
17U Orange Boys TMP 22 Jalen Slawson 2018 6’8 SF/PF Pinewood Prep SC Top 10 2019, long athletic slasher, recruiting buzzing | Offers: Charleston So., Jacksonville. Int: Charleston, Wofford, UNC Charlotte, Stetson, Presbyterian, Bucknell, Army, Marshall, Old Dominion, UMass, North Florida, Citadel, Middle Tennessee State, NC A&T, American Univ, Elon and SC State.
17U Orange Boys TMP 25 Harrison Whatley 2018 6’8 PF Porter Gaud SC Top 15 2019, Int: Citadel, Davidson and Wofford.
17U Orange Boys WCBA Blue 2018 Powered by Big Shots 33 Xavier Fennell 2018 6’3 G/F Knightdale High School Athletic slasher, Co-MVP NC Live
17U Orange Boys WCBA Blue 2018 Powered by Big Shots 30 Demetric Horton 2018 6’4 G/F Garner High School MVP NC Tip Off, Athletic wing
17U Orange Boys WCBA Blue 2018 Powered by Big Shots 2 Ryan Shaffer 2018 6’4 G Green Hope High School Co-MVP NC LIVE, 16 ppg 5 rpg jr, productive shooter,
17U Orange Boys WCBA Elite White 11 Ricky Clemons 2018 6’2′ G Rolesville High School Bucket getter, comes in leading ppg 17U, lefty, D1
17U Boys Big Shots Elite WV 2 Starke Salmons 2018 6’3 PG James Island Scorer, a leader in 17U on circuit, versatile G, receiving LM interest
17U Boys Carolina Defenders Elite Cameron Lee 2018 6’5 SG Albermarle Athletic SG put up big numbers in BIG SHOTS 2016 playing up 17U, scorer, shot maker from 3, will look to posterize at the rim, efficient game, BIG SHOTS ALL AMERICAN, look for recruiting to take off
17U Blue Boys Truth Generation Elite 13 Dewan Lesesne 2018 6’2 SF Clinton High School Athletic slasher, All Star
16U Orange Boys B.MAZE ELITE 2020 32 Akeem Odusipe 2020 6’8′ C/PF Knoxville Christian School D1 big, TN 2020 Top 10
16U Orange Boys B.MAZE ELITE 2020 11 Jaden Springer 2020 6’3′ SG Rocky River High School NC No. 1 2020, Top 25 Natl, attended USA Mini Camp, recruiting picking uo | Offers: Auburn, New Mexico St
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 23 Fletcher Abee 2019 6’2 SG Freedom High school Top shooter in NC 2019, 17 ppg as so., has had big spring | Offers: Western Carolina
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 3 Riley Adams 2109 5’10 PG Cape Fear Academy MVP Team United, pure PG, coach’s son, high IQ,  Int: Navy
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 1 Caleb Burgess 2019 6’2 PG Forest Trail Academy Top 15 NC 2019, Distributes, scores, vocal PG, Co-MVP NC Live, Int: Wake, Hofstra, Rutgers
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 0 Austin Inge 2019 6’2 PG Greensboro Day Defends, state champ, winner, GDS mentality | Int: Liberty, D1
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 25 Steve Randle Jr 2019 6’7 PF Forest Trail Academy NC 2019 Top 30, a top big 5 in NC 2019, banger, double-double guy, competes, Co-MVP NC Live, excel in Big South level
16U Orange Boys BIG SHOTS ELITE CAROLINA 2019 5 Michael Walsh 2019 6’6 SF Cardinal Gibbons NC 2019 Top 30, pick & pop wing, inside-out, rebounds, creates matchup problem on O, D1
16U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 4 Myles Pierre 2019 6’2′ G Carmel Christian School NC 2019 Top 20, Avg 15.3 ppg as So. | Offers: Winthrop, Charlotte, Hampton
16U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 1 Chico Carter Jr 2019 6’2′ G Cardinal Newman High School Offers: Hampton
16U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 0 Zeb Graham Jr 2019 6’0′ G Nation Ford High School Offers: Hampton, Presbyterian
16U Orange Boys Team Charlotte 12 Matthew Smith 2019 6’6′ F Independence High School Offers: Hampton
16U Orange Boys Team Winston 16U 8 Tristan Perry 2019 6′ PG Greensboro Day State Champ, lefty, winner, shot maker
16U Orange Boys Team Winston 16U 1 Quintin Martin-Roberson 2018 5’8 PG Quick PG, MVP MB Live 2016, tough playmaker
16U Orange Boys Team Winston 16U 6 Miles Jones 2019 6’6 SF/PF Radford Long athletic wing, skilled, Radford HC Mike Jones son, D1
16U Orange Boys TMP 1 Denham Wojcik 2021 5’8 PG Porter Gaud SC Top 5 2021, Heady PG, shooter, cerebral passer, Doug Wojcik son
16U Orange Boys TMP 3 Jasaun Pryor 2019 6’3 W Woodland Scorer, SC Tip Off All Star, D1 talent
16U Orange Boys WCBA Blue 2019 Powered by Big Shots 3 Jett Fortuny 2019 6’3′ G Cary 3 pt shooter, All Star
16U Orange Boys WCBA Blue 2019 Powered by Big Shots 11 Shayne Saigo 2019 6’4′ F Knightdale D1 sleeper, MVP Winston, Motor always going, produces, competes every possession
15U Boys Big Shots Elite WV 2 Kaden Metheny 2020 5′ 10′ PG University High School WV No. 1 2020 prospect, MVP DC Premier, Int: WVU, shooter with swagger, love watching him
15U Boys Team Felton 2020 GSO 10 JADUN MICHAEL 2020 6’6 W/F THE BURLINGTON SCHOOL NC 2020 Top 20, athletic slasher, D1, All Star
15U Boys Team Felton 2020 GSO 2 JAKE LEDBETTER 2020 6’1 SG LEDFORD SENIOR HIGH NC 2020 Top 25, one of NC’s top shooters in 2020
15U Boys Team Synergy 30 Damar Anderson 2020 6’1 G North Meck NC 2020 Top 25, athletic combo, MVP TFelton
15U Boys Team Synergy 22 Amarion Turner 2021 6 G Gold Hill
15U Boys Team United 2021 23 John Butler 2021 6’9 F Hillcrest Middle NC 2021 No. 1 prospect, 6’9 with wing skills, All Star Team United, shot blocker
15U Boys Team United 2021 10 Cyncier Harrison 2021 5’8 PG Davidson Day Pure PG, runs team, heady guard, future D1
15U Boys Team United 2021 20 Derrick ‘DJ’ Nix 2021 6’4 F JN Fries Magnet Slasher, playmaker for team, Draymond Green type
15U Boys Team United 2021 25 Justin Taylor 2021 6’0 G Ridge Road Middle Shooter, had big game in title game vs TU 2020, D1
15U Boys Team Winston Blue 15 10 Derrick Deamon Speedy guard, All Star
14U Boys CC FORCE 12 Tyler Rice 2021 5’11’ PG Kelly Mill/Ridge View SC 2021 Top 10, brother Kaiden signed with Citadel, scorer
14U Boys Team Charlotte 1 Tony Waters II 2021 5’10’ PG John Motley Morehead Stem Academy Top PG on Team CLT 2021 team
14U Boys Team Charlotte 24 Jaylen McClurkin 2021 6’3′ C Chester Middle Athletic F/C, scorer, All Star NC Live
14U Boys WV Togs 4 Jaidyn West 2022 5’8 PG Notre Dame WV 2022 No. 1 prospect, shooter, brother Jarrod starred on Big Shots Elite 2017 (Marshall – WV State POY)
13U Boys Team Charlotte 23 Bryce Alfino 2021 6’1′ SG Bailey Middle School NC Top 10 2022, skilled wing, All Star NC Live
13U Boys Team Charlotte 0 Jalen Hood-Schifino 2022 6’1′ PG Bailey Middle School NC No. 1 2022, talented PG, MVP NC Live, floor game
13U Boys Team Felton 2022 5 Nikolas Graves 2022 5’5′ G Durham Academy NC Top 10 2022, pure PG, lefty, coach’s son
13U Boys Team Loaded NC 704 3 Khamani Wertz 2022 5’1 PG/SG Alexander Graham Middle One to watch, Shooter
13U Boys Team United 13U 1 Tre Green 2022 5’4 PG Sugar Creek Charter MVP Team United 13U, shooter