One on One with Jrue Holiday
August 15, 2008
One on One with Jrue Holiday
April 16, 2008
The 2008 Jordan Brand All-American game will take place on Saturday evening at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The game will air live on ESPN 2 at 9 P.M. This is always one of the better all-star games each I mean you can’t beat going to watch the top incoming freshmen class play in MSG in New York City. It also doesn’t hurt that the event is put on by Michael Jordan’s shoe & clothing company.
Some of the now NBA superstars who have played in this game include LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard, Amare Stoudemire, Chris Paul, Rudy Gay, Kevin Durant and many other talented NBA and NCAA players have taken part in this event.
This years teams are loaded with many talented players who know how to bring some flash to the game. This should be a very fun and interesting game to watch. Some of these players include Brandon Jennings, Tyreke Evans, DeMar DeRozan, Kemba Walker and Jrue Holiday with many other outstanding players joining them.
This is a list of the rosters for the National All-American game.
21 Al-Farouq Aminu F 6-8 205 Norcross H.S. (Norcross, GA) Wake Forest
14 Ed Davis PF 6-8 215 Benedictine H.S. (Richmond, VA) North Carolina
33 Michael Dunigan PF 6-9 253 Farragut Career Academy (Chicago, IL) Oregon
3 Devin Ebanks SF 6-8 185 St. Thomas More School (Oakdale, CT) Undecided
1 Tyreke Evans SG 6-5 204 American Christian School (Aston, PA) Memphis
10 Delvon Roe SF 6-8 220 St. Edward H.S. (Lakewood, OH) Michigan State
24 Samardo Samuels PF 6-8 240 St. Benedict Prep (Newark, NJ) Louisville
31 Iman Shumpert PG 6-4 180 Oak Park & River Forest H.S. (Oak Park, IL) Georgia Tech
15 Kemba Walker PG 6-1 172 Rice H.S. (New York, NY) Connecticut
32 Willie Warren PG 6-4 197 North Crowley High School (North Crowley, TX) Oklahoma
55 Tony Woods PF 6-11 230 Rome High School (Rome, GA) Wake Forest
Head Coach: Russell Otis, Dominguez High School (Compton, CA)
Assistant Coach: Oliver Antigua, St. Raymond High School (Bronx, NY)
Assistant Coach: Eric Flannery, St. Edward High School (Lakewood, OH)
44 William Buford W 6-4 180 Libbey High School (Toledo, OH) Ohio State
5 Demar DeRozan W 6-6 207 Compton H.S. (Compton, CA) Southern Cal
34 Drew Gordon PF 6-9 235 Archbishop Mitty High School (San Jose, CA) UCLA
33 JaMychal Green PF 6-8 225 St. Jude High School (Montgomery, AL) Alabama
21 Jrue Holiday G 6-3 180 Campbell Hall High School (N. Hollywood, CA) UCLA
30 Scotty Hopson W 6-5 180 University Heights Academy (Hopkinsville, KY) Undecided
3 Brandon Jennings PG 6-2 170 Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, VA) Arizona
4 Malcolm Lee PG 6-4 165 North High School (Riverside, CA) UCLA
10 Greg Monroe PF 6-10 226 Helen Cox High School (Harvey, LA) Georgetown
32 B.J. Mullens C 7-0 255 Canal Winchester High School (Canal Winchester, OH) Ohio State
11 Wesley Witherspoon WF 6-7 185 Berkmar High School (Lilburn, GA) Undecided
Head Coach: Ed Azzam, Westchester High School (Los Angeles, CA)
Assistant Coach: Eddie Martin, Norcross High School (Norcross, GA)
Assistant Coach: Steve Turner, Gonzaga High School (Washington, DC)
March 20, 2008
California player named nation’s top high school performer
LOS ANGELES (March 19, 2008) – In its third decade of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in partnership with RISE Magazine, today announced senior combo guard Jrue Holiday of Campbell Hall (North Hollywood, Calif.) as its 2007-08 Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year. More
March 4, 2008
2008 USA Nike Hoops Summit Team
The 2008 Nike Hoops Summit game will take place in Portland, OR at the Rose Center on April 12, 2008. The game will be played at 1 p.m. (PT) on national television broadcasted by FOX Sports Net. This is the 11th annual Nike Hoops Summit each year the USA has put together some of the top players in the country to compete against an international squad of 19 – under all stars.
Tyreke Evans (G) American Christian, PA – Undecided
Al-Farouq Aminu (F) Norcross, GA – Wake Forest
Demar DeRozan (G) Compton, CA – USC
Ed Davis (F) Benedictine, VA – UNC
Greg Monroe (F) Helen Cox, LA – Georgetown
Scotty Hopson (G) University Heights Academy, KY – Undecided
Jrue Holiday (G) Campbell Hall, CA – UCLA
Jerime Anderson (G) Canyon, CA – UCLA
Malcolm Lee (G) John W. North, CA – UCLA
Drew Gordon (G) Archbishop Mitty, CA – UCLA
February 28, 2008
***Preview: 2008 McDonald’s All American Game.***
This a video of the players in the 2008 McDonald’s All-American Game. The video was provided by http://www.hoopmixtape.com
January 23, 2008
Derrick Favors vs. Jrue Holiday match-up @ Pangos Classic
On Saturday night at UCLA Derrick Favors and his South Atlanta (GA) team defeated a tough Campbell Hall (CA) team in double OT 78 to 77. Each of these players our elite prospects in their respected classes. Derrick Favors is a 6’9 (PF) in the class of 2009 ranked in the top 5 players in the class. Jrue Holiday is a 6’3 (CG) in the class of 2008 headed to UCLA next year and also ranked in the top 5.
They both lived up to their rankings in this great game. Derrick Favors finished with 32 points and 29 rebounds. Jrue Holiday totaled 35 points, 18 rebounds, 7 assists and 9 steals.
January 7, 2008
Jrue and Justin Holiday mix
Jrue Holiday is a top 5 player in the class of 2008. Justin is a freshmen at University of Washington.
December 6, 2007
In a game that matched up two of the elite prospects in the class of 2008 it lived up to the hype. The game went back and fourth at the beginning then Campbell Hall opened up a small lead ending the quarter 23 to 20. Jrue Holiday was outstanding in the first quarter finishing with 14 points. Delvon Roe and Tom Pritchard each put in 6 points for St. Edward in the quarter. In the second quarter Campebell Hall improved on there lead to go into halftime with a 37 to 29 lead. The third quarter saw Tom Pritchard start to insert himself on both ends of the floor he finished with 9 points in the quarter and gave St. Edward a 53 to 50 lead going into the fourth quarter. The teams fought back and fourth the whole quarter with freshmen Austin McBroom hitting a huge 3 pointer to tie the game up and send it into OT. In overtime St. Edward was able to take over and get a hard fought victory. This is a list of top performers for Campbell Hall and St. Edward. Jrue Holiday for (CH) finished with 31 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals, 2 blocks and 2 turnovers, James Johnson (CH) totaled 9 points and about 9 or 10 rebounds played strong around the basket, Austin McBroom (CH) finished with 9 points and played a solid game. The standouts for St. Edward were Delvon Roe 18 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists and 2 steals, Tom Pritchard was a beast on the inside finishing with 23 points and 11 rebounds, also Frankie Dobbs finished with 14 points and played a very solid game showing a good feel for the game.
December 6, 2007
Espn 2 will be airing there first game of the season tonight for high school. This game will match up to of the elite players in the class of 2008. Campbell Hall has Jrue Holiday headed to UCLA and St. Edward has Delvon Roe headed Michigan State.
November 19, 2007
Pump n run vs. Georgia Stars Kingwood
This game featured many big time ball players from the class of 2008 & 2009. Jrue Holiday, David & Travis Wear, Reeves Nelson, Tony Woods, Al-Farouq Aminu, Larry Drew and Wesley Witherspoon.