East Coast Senior Guard Has D-One Interest

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a free player profile look at a senior guard prospect who competes on the East Coast ... currently the backcourt player has some division one interest ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Joey Gripper

HEIGHT: 6-foot-1

WEIGHT: 167 pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Abington Friends High School in Jenkintown, Penn.

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Steve Chadwin

CLASS: 2011, a current senior prospect

POSITIONS: Has played lead guard and shooting guard effectively in high school competition and in AAU events.

AAU TEAM: Team Phenom out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

AAU TEAM HEAD COACH: Paul Gripper

BIG GAMES FOR JOEY GRIPPER THIS PAST SUMMER ON THE AAU CIRCUIT:

Joey produced 20 points, had six assists and six steals in a losing effort in the NIKE Chosen League Championship (19 and under).

Previously, Gripper scored 16 points, added 11 assists and three steals to help Team Phenom produce a 77-57 victory over Smyma Stars in the Peach State Classic in Aiken, SC (thanks to his AAU coaches for the info).

** Joey scored 15 points and had two teams to help Team Phenom blasted the Georgia Heat. Gripper followed up the solid effort wtih 22 points and eight assists in the Bigshot's Slam in South Carolina.

RECRUITING

Harvard, Kent State, Appalachian State, Quinnipiac, UNC-Wilmington and Marshall.


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