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HIDDEN GEMS GRADE SCHOOL AAU INFORMATION

Hidden Gems AAU will provide a competitive schedule that will include most the big name tournaments in Ohio and surrounding states. Top teams will travel to various Nationals.

A respectable coaching staff is in place full of Varsity Level H.S. Coaches from successful programs within Central Ohio. Many of the coaches have played College and Professional Basketball, which allows them to teach from first-hand experiences.

Also our Academic Advisor will be available for subject-specific assistance.

All sales are final with no refunds as we provide and expect 100% loyalty on both sides as we move toward our common goals of exposure & improvement.

Guaranteed invite & discount into the Hidden Gems Showcases are added bonuses to all involved players within the organization.

Hidden Gems offers this competitive schedule at a low cost per player that depends on which team you play on in the organization. Teams range from $300-$700 per player. ALL Payments are made to the P.O. Box or online here: http://www.leaguelineup.com/forms.asp?cmenuid=16&url=hiddengems&sid=1022755010

Travel: Teams will be responsible for the room fees for coaches who do not have a child on the team.

Hidden Gems AAU teams will be given: 5-12 Top Quality Tourneys, 2 Practices per week, 1 Reversible Uniform, 2 T-Shirts, Hoodie, Shooting Shirt, Gym Bag + 35% off Team Shoe Options. 

HIDDEN GEMS AAU STAFF

DIRECTORS:
AAU Program Director: Lucius Jones
AAU Program Vice President: Kevin Brooks
Director of Basketball Operations: Marvin King
H.S. Director: Justin Brown
Grade School Director: Ed Thompson
Director of Compliance: Chris Blakely
Director of Recruiting: Kevin Brooks
Director of Quality Assurance: Jeff Davis
Asst Director of Quality Assurance: Kyrem Massey
Special Advisory Executive Director: Victor Dandridge
Special Advisor: Dave Gump

2017 COACHING STAFF:
14u/8th Grade ISG-HG Coach: Kyrem Massey
14u/8th Grade Black Coach: Al Jarrett
14u/8th Grade Orange Coach: Brian Budd
14u/8th Grade White Coach: Jaime Johnston & Dave Gilchrist
14u/8th Grade Grey Coach: Phil Dauphin &
13u/7th Grade Black Coach: Van McGee & ?
13u/7th Grade Orange Coach: Ron Carter & ?
13u/7th Grade White Coach: Mike Ward
12u/6th Grade Black Coach: Jeff Davis & ?
12u/6th Grade Orange Coach: Alphonzo Meadows
11u/5th Grade Coach: Mwana & Zion Parham
10u/4th Grade Coach: Jaime Johnston   
9u/3rd Grade Black Coach: Kenny Chaffin
9u/3rd Grade Orange Coach: Robert Pounds
Shooting Coach: Jerry Shumate

FINAL TRYOUTS:
9u/3rd Grade = February 19th = 1-2pm
at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave
10u/4th Grade = February 19th = 2-3pm at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave
11u/5th Grade = February 19th = 2-3pm at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave
12u/6th Grade = February 26th = 11a-12noon at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave
13u/7th Grade = February 26th = 7-8pm at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave
14u/8th Grade = February 26th = 7-8pm at Dodge Rec Ctr/667 Sullivant Ave


PRACTICE SCHEDULE:

14u ISG-HG = Columbus St 
14u Black = Mifflin HS
14u Orange = Contact Coach
14u White = Bishop Ready HS 7-9pm on Thursday's starting 3/9
13u Black = Mifflin HS
13u Orange =
13u White =
12u Black = Centennial H.S. -
12u Orange =
11u =
10u = Bishop Ready HS 7-9pm on Wednesday's starting 3/15
9u Black = Grandview HS Wed 7-830p & Tues or Thurs at Run The Race Ctr
9u Orange =

PRACTICE SITES:
Waggoner Middle School - 340 Waggoner Rd
Hannah Ashton Middle School - 1482 Jackson St
Run The Race Ctr - 800 S. Wayne Ave 
Centennial High School - 1441 Bethel Rd
Mifflin High School - 3245 Oak Spring St
Lazelle Woods Rec Ctr - 8140 Sancus Blvd
Indian Mound Rec Ctr - 3901 Parsons Ave
Columbus State CC - 550 E. Spring St

14U ISG-HG

SCHEDULE:
NY2LA Swish & Dish = March 31st-April 2nd
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th
Nike Spring Showdown = April 21-23rd 
Under Armour Pitt JamFest = April 28-30th
Spiece Run N Slam = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th
Nike Super 16 = May 19-21st
Nike Peach Invitational = July 14-16th
Adidas All In HoopFest = July 21-23rd
Big Foot Hoops Las Vegas Classic = July 26-30th 
 
ROSTER:
TBD

14U BLACK

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Cleveland HoopFest = April 21-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April 28-30th
Spiece Run N Slam = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st
Hidden Gems Invitational = July 8-9th
Midwest National Challenge = July 14-16th


ROSTER:
* Jalen Gilbert
* Mehki Jarrett
Isaac Ward
Billy Cain
Kevin McCray
Caleb McCleskey
Christian Duniver
La_______
3 TBD

14U ORANGE

SCHEDULE: 
OYB.com Classic = March 17-18th
Cougar Classic = March 24-26th
Bearcat Classic = April 7-9th 
Circle City Shootout = April 21-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April 28-30th
Spiece RunNSlam = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Hidden Gems Invitational = July 8-9th
Midwest Nationals = July 12-16th
GRBA National Championship = July 27-30th

ROSTER:
TBD

14U WHITE

SCHEDULE: 
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Falcon Classic = May 19-21st
Ohio Varsity Classic = May 26-28th 
Zero Gravity King & Queen of the Land = June 3-4th
 

ROSTER:
* Keenan Johnston -
Lamin Touray -
Jalyn Snow -
Lando Gilchrist - 
Cael Dent - 
AJ Farmer -
James Crenshaw - 
3 TBD  

14U GREY

SCHEDULE: 
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Falcon Classic = May 19-21st
Ohio Varsity Classic = May 26-28th 
Zero Gravity King & Queen of the Land = June 3-4th
 

ROSTER:
Bryzen Marburger - 6'0/F Marion Pleasant
Zachary Casto - 5'11/F Dominion
Trae Davis - River Valley
Chase Dauphin - /G McCord 
Aaron Dewberry - Licking Heights
Jaydon Pearson - Dublin Sells 
Chris King - Ridgeview 
Ben Cripe - 5'8/F Karrer 
Cameron Harvey -
TBD

13U BLACK

SCHEDULE:
Cougar Classic = March 24-26th
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Indiana Pacers JamFest = April 21-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April 28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st
Celtic Classic = June 9-11th
MYT Nationals = June 15-18th
GRBA Nationals = July 7-9th  


ROSTER:
* Caesar CC Ezirim - 5'9 Hilliard Weaver
* Ed Vanausdle - 5'10/F Marysville
* Sohn McGee
Kai Trenton Parker
James Williams Jr
Marlin Byron - 5'_/G Heritage
Jonathan Weir
Marshawn Oliver
Victorious Ellis
Isaiah Johnson
TBD

13U ORANGE

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Falcon Classic = May 19-21st
Ohio Varsity Classic = May 26-28th
Zero Gravity King & Queen of the Land = June 3-4th

ROSTER:
Cameron Andrede
Zach Nungesser
Aiden Leslie 
Jacob Buxton
Zach Hampu
5 TBD

13U WHITE

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Buckeye Championships = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Midwest Classic = May 19-21st
Ohio Varsity Classic = May 26-28th
Zero Gravity King & Queen of the Land = June 3-4th

ROSTER:
Amare Pedraza - 5'9/F Grant
Jaeden Valdez - 5'_/G
Jayden Sun - 5'5/F Dublin Grizzell
Wesley Stokes - 5'9/F Grant
Owen Ward - 5'_/G Dublin Davis
CJ Holmes - 5'2/G Dempsey
Gavin Rohrs - Marysville
2-3 TBD

12U BLACK

SCHEDULE: 
OYB State Championships = March 31st-April 2nd
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st

ROSTER:
Jared Hart - 5'3/G-F KIPP
Tyler Ernsberger - 5'_/G  
Simon Pierce - 5'7/F
RJ Keuchler - 5'8/F Pickerington
VJ Provitt - 5'6/G-F Worthington
Viktor Perry - 4'10/PG Pickerington  
Mikey Woods -
* Jayden Jones - 5'1/G Dominion
3 TBD

12U ORANGE

SCHEDULE:
OYB State Championships = March 31st-April 2nd
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
OSP Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Falcon Classic = May 19-21st

ROSTER:
10 TBD

11U BLACK

SCHEDULE: 
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Buckeye Championships = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st
 

ROSTER:
Jaylin Galloway
Ryker Bowden
Nathan Isahac
Landon Deering
Michael Ezirim
Aaron Simmons
JuJuan McCrady
TreyMel Morris
Montana Jackson
Caleb Ching
TBD

10U BLACK

SCHEDULE: 
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Elite Bball Classic = May 5-7th
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st
 

ROSTER:
* Josiah Johnston
Kaydan Schaffer
Jackson Young
Jalen Young 
Isaac Willey
Cuyler Greenhill
Max Friedman
Luke Friedman
Judah Nathan
Carter Nordstrom
Braelon Thomas

9U BLACK

SCHEDULE:
OYB State Championships = March 31st-April 2nd
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st
 

ROSTER:
* Drew Chaffin
* Jaiden Brown
Hayden Henry
Eli Ching
Alex Smith 
Andrew Singer
Cole Brewer
Kenny LaRue
Triffen Greene
Cobe Holmes

9U ORANGE

SCHEDULE:
OYB State Championships = March 31st-April 2nd
Hidden Gems HoopFest = April 8-9th 
Marysville Bball Classic = April 22-23rd
Marion Bball Challenge = April  28-30th 
Hidden Gems Gemboree = May 13-14th 
Central Ohio Bball Classic = May 19-21st

ROSTER:
Cade Williams
Rowan Smith
Quentin Easler
Cornelius Oliver
Dawsin Mitchell
Jordan Caldwell
Cameron Miller(2nd)
Myles Jarrett(2nd)
Jayden Pounds(2nd)
TBD

HIDDEN GEMS 14U PROSPECTS

Makhale Massey - 6'1/G-F Berwick
Elijah English
Daron Brown
Royal _____
Andre Irvin - 5'0/PG Olentangy Orange
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfLg_Qq7h2I 
* Jalen Davis
* Isaac Settles
* Trent Richardson 

Joseph Serra
Miles Doak
Austin Corley
Ryan Holmes
Kaden Ralston
Ethan Bell - River Valley 

HIDDEN GEMS 13U PROSPECTS

William Benseler - 5'3/G New Albany 
Tyshiem Robinson - 5'_/F Groveport
Josh Evans - 5'_/F New Albany 
Julian Hickman
Stephon Neyoan-Johnson
Drey Carter

AB Attia
Paul Price

HIDDEN GEMS 12U PROSPECTS

Cain Wiley - 5'0/G-F Johnstown
Trey Macauley -
Ryan Cook
Dakota Gambrell
Kobi Payne
Jacob Thomas

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