Date of Birth: October 14, 2000
Home Town: Roanoke, Virginia
School: Cave Springs Middle School
Hobbies / Other Sports: Traveling, Family & Friend Fun, Golf, & Lacrosse.
Basketball Experience: 2 years
Current Teams: Cave Springs High School Junior Varsity
Roanoke Roar (AAU 8th Grade)
Previous Teams: Cave Springs Nights (REC)
Vinton Basketball (REC)
Cave Springs Middle School
Sports Awards: Cave Springs Most Improved Athlete Award. #1 Rebounder Award Cave Springs Middle School. Selected to move up to High School JV as an 8th Grader.
Scholastic Awards: A Honor Roll. Pre-AP Civics, Algebra I, English 8, Physical Science, Spanish I, Keyboarding, & Photography.
Interesting Fact: Mt. Viv is 1 of very few 8th grade basketball players in the Southwest Virginia area that was selected to play up to the high school junior varsity level and is the starting Center on the team. Attended basketball camps at Liberty University, Spectrum Sports Academy, Elon University, Roanoke College, & Cave Springs Little Nights Camp. Met Coach BRHHM as a walk-on player assisting a BRHHM Sports AAU tryout practice. Heavy in the open gym circuit for Cave Springs. Plays open gym with college players. She has traveled to multiple countries in Italy (Naples, Sorrento, Rome, & Amalfi Coast, & Pompeii), France (Paris), & Hilton Head Island (annually)
BRHHM Scouting Report: Pound for Pound the real deal. Great body for the post with explosive potential to tone into a machine. Towering Center & still growing. Rebounding magnet. Gym rat. 6ft wing span. Extremely coachable asset to any team. Molds into all levels of the game. Hook shot package. Free Throw assassin. Low post presence. Soft touch big with a mid-range consistent jump shot.
Improving Attribute: Ball handling & Tough Juice
Think: Marc Gasol