Henry hangs on for two-point win over McEachern

Minneapolis (MN) Patrick Henry hung on for another late second win in the Gatordade Shootout as the Patriots defeated Powder Springs (GA) McEachern 65-63. Lawrence McKenzie scored the final final points for Henry, but he missed two straight front ends of one-on-one free throws to open the door for the Indians. McEachern trailed 60-49 before scoring eight straight points, highlighted by a spectacular dunk by star junior Josh Smith.
January 25, 2003

Durham Hillside wins Chick-fil-A Classic

Durham (NC) Hillside defeated Powder Springs (GA) McEachern 69-68 in the Chick-fil-A Classic finals as Chris Lennon hits a shot at the buzzer. Kentucky recruit 6-8 forward Bobby Perry led all scorers in the game with 25 points and was named the Tournament MVP. Teammate Kevin Sumner added 21 points in the win. Rice signee Morris Almond scored 23 points for Powder Springs (GA) McEachern and highly ranked junior Josh Smith added 17.
December 21, 2002

Almond Headed To The WAC

Morris Almond, a terrific student-athlete, recently visited a WAC program and apparently things went extremely well. Well enough that he couldn't help himself and made a commitment.
September 23, 2002

Almond Schedules Four Officials

Morris Almond, a small forward with the Georgia Stars, has a number of official visits scheduled. In fact, the plan is to visit five and then decide early in the fall.
August 15, 2002

Stars Almond Comes Into His Own

Morris Almond, a small forward from Powder Springs (GA) McEachern, is sitting back and listening to his phone ring. According to his father, plenty of programs are pledging their interest.
June 24, 2002