Elijah Lee Gonzales, son of Nathan & Andria Gonzales was born on March 23rd, 1999. The 5'9" Clackamas senior has a 3.4 GPA. His favorite class is Environmental Science and he plans on majoring in Business at Portland State.
Elijah says that his dad and his brother Jr. have influenced his basketball career the most. Stephen Curry is his favorite player, and Elijah also hopes to play professionally. Elijah loves to climb trees with his little sister Lydia in his free time!
David Daniel Vasquez, son of Dan & Rebecca Vasquez was born on September 27th, 1998. The 6'1" senior played point for Liberty High School. David has a 3.5 GPA and his favorite class is Math. David would like to major in Sports Medicine or Business
David says his family is his biggest basketball influence, as well as Kobe Bryant. His favorite athlete is Michael Ray Richardson. David likes to listen to Eminem & DMX before games.
N’Dea C. Flye, daughter of Vernell & Joyce Flye was born on December 23rd, 1998. The 5’6” senior played guard for Oregon City guard carries a 3.0 GPA. N’Dea’s favorite class is Math and she intends on majoring in Law and becoming a Defense Attorney. This fall she join the New Mexico Lobos squad!
N’Dea list her grandma as her biggest basketball influence. N’Dea says her favorite athletes are Jordan, Kobe, and WNBA great Lisa Leslie. N’Dea would also like to play in the WNBA & Overseas. She describes herself as a kid who likes to have fun, and says she loves God and everyone!
Madelynn "Maddi" Utti, daughter of Mark & Marci Utti was born on November 17th, 1998. The 5'10" senior from Seaside High School has a 3.9 GPA and her favorite class is math. Maddi is interested in a career in Athletic Training after college.
Maddi's favorite player is Steph Curry, and says her parents are her biggest basketball influence. Maddi intends on majoring in Kinesiology at Fresno State University, where she will play for the Bulldogs next season!
Zachary Bernards, son of Tony & Angie Bernards was born on December 22nd, 1998. The 5'11" senior point guard for Dayton High School currently holds an impressive 4.0 GPA. His favorite class is Science and his intends on majoring in Business Management.
Zach list his father, brothers, and Jon Hildabrant is his biggest basketball influences. Zach hopes to play basketball overseas and start a business of his own.
Kaelin Immel, daughter of Dave Immel was born on April 1st, 1999. The 5'9" junior plays shooting guard at Southridge High School where she carries an impressive 4.1 GPA. Kaelin's favorite class is Biology and she intends on majoring in Meteorology at the US Air Force Academy.
Kaelin's dad, Dave, played basketball at UCLA and is her biggest basketball influence. Growing up, Kaelin was a rhythmic gymnast and went to nationals when she was 9 years old!
Maggie Freeman, daughter of Mark Freeman & Susan and John Fitchner. Maggie was born on March 6th, 2000. The 5'11" junior guard carries a 3.5 GPA at Southrigde High School. Maggie's favorite class is Math and she hopes to become a business owner.
Maggie favorite warm up song is "Congratulations", by Post Malone. Maggie says her favorite athlete is Kevin Durant, and her biggest basketball influence is Diana Taurasi. Maggie is also a gnarly snowboarder!
Abby Anderson, daughter of Lance & Kelly Anderson was born on May 31st, 1999. The 6'1" Glencoe post and Metro League POY will take her talents to the University of Montana this fall. Abby's has a 3.3 GPA, her favorite class is Economics, and she has studied French for 3 years!
Abby's favorite athlete is Kerri Walsh and Dirk Nowitzki is her biggest basketball influence. Abby listens to Ultralight Beam by Kanye West to get ready for game time!
Bonzi Banks, son of Frank Banks & Kim Sim was born on December 11th, 1998. The 6-foot Jefferson senior shooting guard has a 3.5 GPA. His favorite class is Language Arts and he intends on majoring in Architecture.
Bonzi plans on a career in Engineering. He says that Lebron and Marshawn Lynch are his favorite athletes. Bonzi credits his grandparents as his biggest basketball influence. He listens to Ball Drop by Fabolous & French Montana to get warmed up for games. Bonzi is also the self proclaimed "best 2K player in the world!"
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Cameron Brink, daughter of Greg & Michelle Bain-Brink was born on December 31st, 2001. The 6'4" freshman plays post for Southridge and has a 3.8 GPA. Cameron's favorite class is Science.
Cameron's favorite food is steak and fries, and her favorite athlete is Stephen Curry. Cameron lists her parents as her biggest basketball influence. Cameron previously lived in the Netherland for a few years and speaks some Dutch.
Nolan Bertain, son of Leonard & Cheri Bertain was born orn on September 7th, 1998. The 6'4" senior wing from West Linn High School has a 3.0 GPA. Nolan's favorite class is Marketing and he plans on majoring in Sports Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Nolan would like to have a career as an Airline Pilot.
Nolan's favorite athlete is NFL great Marshawn Lynch. Nolan says that watching NCAA & NBA basketball when he was young greatly influenced his basketball career. One cool fact about Nolan, he is undefeated in "HORSE"!
Bendu Yeaney, daughter of Joseph & Maima Yeaney was born on November 20, 1998, The 5'10" senior plays point guard for St. Mary's Academy. Her favorite class is Math, and she wants to major in Broadcasting & Journalism, with hopes of becoming a TV Broadcast Analyst.
Bendu says her brothers are her biggest basketball influence and are the reason she began playing hoops. Her favorite player is LeBron James. Bendu will be playing next season for the Indiana Hoosiers!
Thank You To The 2014 Participants:
Anthony Mathis, West Linn
Collin Huun, S. Salem
Jazz Johnson, Lake Oswego
Kadeem Strickland, Jefferson
Devaunte Paschal, Jefferson
Silas Melson, Jefferson
Markus Goulder, Clackamas
Raekwon Mingledoff, Clackamas
Isaac Bonton, Columbia Christain
Vonte Carter, Benson
KJ Boscoe, Benson
Deante Strickland, Central Catholic
Lamar Winston, Central Catholic
Aubrey Stephens, Madison
Mike Fesser, Jr., De La Salle
Jack Nadlehoffer, Jesuit
Dylan Leonard, Grant
Kal Johnson, STARS Mentoring
Tyler Peacock, Beaverton
Jessica Gertz, Oregon City
Cierra Walker, Oregon City
Toria Bradford, Oregon City
Jaime Nared, Westview
Bria Thames, Westview
Dana Bentz, Westview
Katie McWilliams, S. Salem
Bendu Yeaney, St. Mary's
Sydni Dalton, St. Mary's
Zharia Hale, Central Catholic
Lexi Carter, Tigard
Audrey Frison, David Douglas
Thank You To The 2016 Participants:
Alzena Henry, Jesuit (LBSU)
Emma Gibb, Western Mennonite (UC Davis)
N'Dea Flye, Oregon City (New Mexico)
Cierra Walker, Oregon City (Vanderbilt)
Peyton Carrol, Clackamas (Northern Arizona)
Sarah Halverson, Portland Adventist
Madi Hingston, McNary (Seattle Pacific)
Taylor Rarick, Newberg, (Concordia Irvine)
Rose Pflug, Sunset (Pepperdine)
Evina Westbrook, South Salem (Tennessee)
Tynesha Parnell, Cleveland
Kaelie Flores, McNary, (Central Washington)
Daryn "Monka" Hickok, Grant (Weber State)
Caitlin Malvar, West Linn
Jordan Woodvine, South Salem (Corban College)
Bria Thames, Westview (Umpqua CC)
Bendu Yeaney, St. Mary's (Indiana)
Zharia Hale, Central Catholic (Weber State)
Ja'Vary Christmas, De La Salle North Catholic
Charles Jones, Jr., David Douglas (Utah)
Stuart Tonack, Portland Adventist
Zachary Bernards, Dayton
Nathan Bradford, Grant (Eastern Arizona)
Hunter Sweet, Beaverton
Ben College, Central Catholic
Elijah Gonzales, Clackamas (PSU)
Montrail Menefee, Jr., Benson
Nolan Bertain, West Linn (UAB)
Ben Borja, Southridge (CCSF)
Tyrus Hosley, Evergreen
Gregory Washington, Evergreen
Meartu Aschalew, De La Salle North Catholic
Jordan Benjamin May, son of Darryl & Jill May was born on December 6th, 1999. The 6'2" Reynolds senior combo guard will attend Eastern Oregon this fall. Jordan has 3.8 GPA and his favorite class is Yearbook.
Jordan is interested in a career in Criminal Justice and Politics. He intends on majoring in Sociology / Political Science. Jordan's dad is his biggest basketball influence and his favorite player is C.J. McCollum.
Brooke Bullock, daughter of Del & Julie Bullock was born on February 15th, 2001. The 5'8" Oregon City sophomore guard has a 3.0 GPA. Brook e's favorite class is PE and she interested in majoring in Criminal Justice.
Brooke credits Vanderbilt guard and former OC standout Cierra Walker and Kirk Klebaum as her biggest basketball influences. Her favorite athlete is C.J. McCollum. One of Brooke's hidden talents is juggling!
Thank You To The 2017 Participants:
Abby Anderson, Glencoe, Sr. (Montana St.)
Cameron Brink, Southridge, Fr.
Brooke Bullock, Oregon City, So.
Cici Ellington, Benson, So.
Nicole Flennaugh, Westview, So.
N'Dea Flye, Oregon City, Sr. (New Mexico)
Maggie Freeman, Southridge, Jr.
Aleah Goodman, La Salle Prep, Sr. (Oregon St.)
Natalie Hoff, Southridge, Jr.
Kaelin Immel, Southridge, Sr. (Air Force)
Taylor LyDay, Benson, So.
Rose Pflug, Sunset, Sr. (Pepperdine)
Nina Radford, Grant, Sr.
Taylor Rarick, Newberg, Sr. (Concordia Irvine)
Maddi Utti, Seaside, Sr. (Fresno St.)
Bendu Yeaney, St Mary's, Sr. (Indiana)
Bonzi Banks, Jefferson, Sr, 6'0'
Nolan Bertain, West Linn, Sr, 6’3”
Isaac Bonton, Parkrose, Sr, 6’2”
Leonard Dixon, Barlow, Sr., 6'6"
Mason Elliott, Westview, Sr, 6'3"
Amari Hale, Central Catholic, Sr, 6'1"
Taylor Howard, Newberg, Sr., 6'1"
Wilfred Likayi, Parkrose, Sr., 6'8
Jordan May, Reynolds, Sr., 6'2"
Kelton Samore, Grant, Jr, 6’9”
Zayshawn Strickland, Jefferson, Sr, 5'10"
David Daniel Vasquez, Liberty, Sr, 6'1"
Zayshawn Strickland, son of Shnonya Holiman was born on December 17th, 1998. The 5'10" senior guard played for Jefferson High School. Zayshawn has a 3.8 GPA and will attend Lewis and Clark College.
Zayshawn intends on studying Law at Lewis and Clark Collge and has career aspirations of becoming a Lawyer. Zayshawn's biggest basketball influence is Rod Strickland. His favorite player is Kyrie Irving. Zayshawn was a part of the 2017 Oregon State Champion Jerfferson Demo squad!
Natalie Hoff, daughter of Mustapha & Mary Hoff was born on December 21st, 1999. The 6'1" Southridge junior has a 4.0 GPA. Natalie's favorite class is Art and she would like to pursue a career in Graphic Design or Criminal Justice.
Natalie says her favorite athlete is Elena Delle Donne and her biggest basketball influence is her teammates. Natalie has lived in 4 different countries; and she enjoys Sushi and listening to Beyonce.
Nicole Flennaugh, daughter of Damon & Yukiko Flennaugh was born on October 22, 2000. The 5'6" Westview senior has a 3.9 GPA. Her favorite class is Filmmaking and she plans on a career in Digital Communications & Media.
Nicole says that Sydney Wiese is her biggest basketball influence and her favorite athlete is Jewell Loyd. Nicole and her family previously lived in China for 3 years!
Leonard Dixon, son of Larry and Kelly Peterson was born on November 25th, 1999. The 6'6" Barlow senior will play next season at Mt. Hood Community College. Leonard's favorite class is Chemistry and he intends on majoring in Physical Science.
Leonard credits Tom Johnson for being his biggest basketball influence, and Kevin Durant is his favorite player. Leonard likes to get warmed up for games to North Philly rapper Lil Uzi Vert. In his free time, Leonard loves to skateboard.
Rose Pflug, daughter of Roggy & Janelle Pflug was born on February 18th, 1999. The 5'11" Sunset senior has a 4.0 GPA and her favorite class is Math. Rose wants to become an Accountant, and intends on majoring in Finance at Pepperdine University.
Rose's favorite athlete is 49er great, Joe Montana! Last fall, Rose helped her soccer team reach the sate championship. Rose says her dad Roggy, is her biggest basketball influence and she gets warmed by listening to Kanye West, The Glory!
Thank You To The 2015 Participants:
Tyschal Blake, SMA, Sr, 6’1” (Weber State)
Peyton Carroll, Clackamas, Jr, 6’2”
Kaylie Boschma, Tigard, Sr, 5’8”
Taylor Enders, West Linn, Sr, 5’11” (Utah State)
Nina Radford, Grant, So, 5’11”
Cierra Walker, Oregon City, Jr, 5’8”
Taycee Wedin, LaSalle Prep, Fr, 5’9”
Margaret Brock, Southridge, Sr, 6’3”
Zharia Hale, Central Catholic, Jr, 5’8”
Sydni Dalton, SMA, Jr, 5’4”
Emma Gibb, W. Mennonite, Jr, 6’2”
Taylor Rarick, Newberg, So, 5’8”
Taylor Shaw, Oregon City, Jr, 5’10”
Ali Rojas, Gresham, Sr, 5'10"
Martina McCowan, St. Mary's, Sr, 5’9” (Long Beach St.)
Xavier Hallinan, Central Catholic, Sr, 6’1” (Chatman College)
Jazz Johnson, Lake Oswego, Sr, 5’10” (Portland)
DJ Kennedy, Grant, Sr, 5’10”
Deante Strickland, Central Catholic, Sr, 5’9” (Casper College)
Meartu Aschalew, De La Salle, Jr, 5’10”
Javary Chirstmas, De La Salle, Jr, 5’10”
Austin Dewitz, Oregon City, Sr, 6’5”
Tiahntae Hudson, Roosevelt, Jr, 6'6"
D'Anthony Williams, STARS, Sr, 6'3"
Jose Carrillo, STARS, Sr, 6'5"
Demetrius Vaughn, STARS, Sr, 6'3"
Sage Lee, Benson, 6"5"
Braden Olsen, son of Bill & Joey Olsen, was born on September 12th, 1999 in Hawaii. The 6-foot West Linn senior PG has a 3.56 GPA. His favorite class is Math and he intends on majoring in Business.
Braden says that Kyrie Irving is his favorite athlete and his dad Bill is his biggest basketball influence. He listens to Drake, Remember The Name for pre-game warm ups!
Evina "E" Westbrook, daughter of James & Eva Westbrook was born on September 28th, 1998. The 6-foot senior combo guard has a 3.4 GPA at South Salem High School. Her favorite class is English, and she would like to major in Broadcasting at the Tennesse, where she will join the Volunteers squad next season!
Evina says her brother, LJ, as her biggest basketball influence and her favorite player is Russell Westbrook. Evina is a 2-time State Champion and Nike EYBL National Champ, Gatorade Player of the Year, and McDonald's All-American.
Taylor Howard, son of Craig & Cheryl Howard was born on May 26th, 1999. The 6'1" combo guard is a senior at Newberg high school. Taylor says his favorite class is Exercise Science.
Taylor hopes to pursue a career in Agility Training. His favorite athlete is Russell Westbrook and he credits his Grandma Howard as being his biggest basketball influence. Taylor's favorite treat is Reese's Pieces!
Taylor Rarick, daughter of Joe & Shelley Rarick was born on March 29th, 1999. The 5'5" senior point guard is a 3-sport athlete at Newberg High School. She has a 4.0 GPA and her favorite class is Anatomy. Taylor will be playing next season for Concordia Irvine!
Taylor says her favorite player is Steph Curry, and names her dad as her biggest basketball influence. Taylor has her eyes on a career in Sports Medicine and is an amazing juggler!