- THE COMPETITION NEVER SLEEPS!
- COME READY TO PLAY OR NEVER START!
- AMATEURS TALK TRASH, PROFESSIONALS PLAY HARD!
- HEROES ARE REMEMBERED, LEGENDS ARE FOREVER!
- BASKETBALL WILL GET YOU TO THE DOOR, ACADEMICS WILL OPEN THE DOOR!
2012 AAU National Championship 14U Medalist
Coach Rod Griffin, Mark Fay, Keith DeLoatch, Myles Cale, Kyrie, Lamar Hamrick, Marquis Wharton, Maurice Williams, Noah Rivera, Kristian Alexander
Diamond State Titans 17U Win Big Shots Baltimore 2012
Julian Brinkley, Larry Woody, Shayquan Cannon,Shane,Tobias Henry,Gjaimeir Stanford, Devon Smith, Coach Larry Woody, Tyler Smalls, Kyle Rose, Will Smith
Congrats to Coach Larry Woody and the Titans 17U on going undefeated and winning Big Shots Baltimore 17U tournament.
16U AAU Super Showcase 2006 Runner Up
L to R: Coach Rod Griffin,Tracy Jones,Dana Murray,Nate Armstrong,Lovell Kosh,Coach Dana Murray,JJ Dickey,Cameron Thomas,Larry Webster,RJ Griffin
2006 AAU 16U Super Showcase 2nd Round Game: Titans defeated
the Georigia Hurricanes,78-52,leading scorers for the
Titans,Larry Webster 18 points,Nate Armstrong 15
points,Tracy Jones 12 points,RJ Griffin 9 points.
2006 AAU 16U Super Showcase Quarterfinal Game: Titans
defeated Kentucky Hoopstars,55-48,leading scorers for the
Titans,Larry Webster 10 points,RJ Griffin 9 points,Tracy
Jones 9 points,Nate Armstrong 8 points
2006 AAU 16U Super Showcase Semifinal Game: Titans defeated
Kissimmee Wildcats,87-83,leading scorers for the
Titans,Tracy Jones 31 points,Larry Webster 12 points,Nate
Armstrong 11 points,RJ Griffin 9 points.
2006 AAU 16U Super Showcase Championship Game: Titans lost to
Kappa Magic from North Carolina,91-77,leading scorers for
the Titans,Tracy Jones 25 points,RJ Griffin 14 points,JJ
Dickey 13 points
Titans Place Second at AAU Super Showcase
From The News Journal staff reports
Posted Thursday, August 10, 2006
The Diamond State Titans boys' AAU basketball team showed it could compete with some of the nation's best 16- and 17-year-old teams last month in Orlando, Fla.
The Titans, based in Middletown, finished second in their division of the AAU 16-under Super Showcase, a 48-team event held July 20-23 at Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex. They also competed in the 17-under Super Showcase, reaching the final eight in their division of the 64-team event held July 23-27.
In the 16-under event, the Titans lost to the Kappa Magic 91-77 in the championship game. Tracy Jones, a 6-foot-4 guard from Cape Henlopen High, led the Titans with 25 points. R.J. Griffin, a 6-4 guard from Charter School,added 14 points, and J.J. Dickey, a guard from Delcastle, had 13 points.In an 87-83 semifinal victory over the Kissimmee Wildcats, Jones scored 31 points, and Larry Webster, a 6-7 forward from Elkton, Md., added 12 points. Webster sustained an ankle injury in first quarter of the championship game.
The Titans finish their season with the Sonny Hill Future Stars Tournament, Aug. 16-20 in Philadelphia.
Diamond State Titans, 2007 AAU Super Regional Champions
Nate Armstrong,David Buggs,Jakai Simmons,JJ Dickey,David Segure,Joe Walsh,Shamaar Gilbert,Lovell Kosh,RJ Griffin,Larry Webster,Carlton Castillo,Derrick Parsley,Coach Rod Griffin
2010 Charlie Smith Memorial Tournament, 17U Champs
Charles Jackson,Jahlil Patton,Harold Hayes,Jamal Davis,Coach Corbin,Sean James,Tyrhea Garnett,Ausum Watson,Coach Corie Strand,Andre Kirk,Alpha Jollah
2007 Clash of The Titans 17U Champs
L to R: Coach Dana Murray,Shamaar Gilbert,Carlton Castillo,Cameron Thomas,Derrick Parsley,Joe Walsh,Larry Webster,JJ Dickey,Lovell Kosh,RJ Griffin
2008 AAU Super Regional Champions 16U
Titans 16U are Super Regional Champs Titans took care of business beating the Hunting Park Warriors in the championship game by more than15 points.
Frontrow L to R: Dawayne Perkins, Chris Roberts, Stephen Poarch, Leron Kosh, Amos Clay III, Coach Rod Griffin
Backrow L to R:Pieter Prinsloo, Joel Brokenbrough, Artie Hollingsworth
16U Diamond State Titans, AAU Super Regional Championship,Silver Medalist
L to R: Cameron Thomas,Devon Crockett,Johnny Everett,Ryan Anderson,Coach Chubby Thomas,Hakeem Jones,Dewayne Jones,Matt Roach,Bub Thomas,Stephen Carter,Coach Juan Roach
16U On The Victory Stand at The South Jersey Shore Invitational 2006
14U Champs South Jersey Shore Invitational 2006
June 4, 2006
Cameron Thomas,Phenom 150 Camp
June 25, 2006
9th Grade Phenom,Cameron Thomas posting up on the box,going to work another opponent!
2006 Clash of The Titans 16U Runner-Up
July 2, 2006
Leron Kosh,Phenom 150 Camp
June 25, 2006
Leron Kosh,The Floor General,8th Grade Phenom,directing traffic
2006 Clash of The Titans 14U Runner-Up
July 2, 2006
2006 Clash of The Titans 15U Runner-Up
July 2, 2006
Nate Armstrong Scores 1500th Career Points
January 6, 2007
Nate Armstrong,6'1", point guard, Fairwinds Christian scored his 1,500th career point as he led Fairwinds to a 74-34 victory over Chestertown (Md.) Christian. Nate is one of the best shooters in the state of Delaware and is averaging 24 ppg,10 apg this year. He has the complete package to play Division I basketball. Nate's mentality to pass first and then shoot,makes this milestone truly remarkable. Again, all the ahtletes and families of the Diamond State Titans congratulate Nate on achieving the 1500 point milestone. Keep up the hard work! We're proud of you.
Elite75 Prep Showcase
Stephan Poarch (Class of 2010),Tracy Jones Jr (Class of 2008),RJ Griffin (Class of 2008),Pieter Prinsloo (Class of 2010),Reggie Thompson (Class of 2010...Not Pictured)
Congrats to the Diamond State Titans players on participating in the Elite75 Prep Showcase 2006 in Gastonia North Carolina. The Titans got the opportunity to compete against top nationally ranked players in each age division from across the nation. Numerous major scouting services were on hand to include Hoop Scoop,Generation Next,The Buckeye Report and many others to evaluate talent. The Diamond State players earned high praise for their performances at this talent laden event and had write ups in several major publications as Stars on The Rise for noteworthy performances. We are very proud of our players,their accomplishments and thank the parents for their support.
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