Hoop Group Alumni Among Top Seniors in Country

“Dreams Do Come True”

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Aaron Craft of Ohio State

Many Hoop Group alum have succeeded at many different levels, from the NBA, Division 1 as well as small colleges and in high school. On this page we look at some of the Hoop Group alumni excelling at the college level.

The Senior CLASS Award is for senior Division 1 basketball players who excel both on and off the court.  To be eligible a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division 1 senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition.  An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School, the Senior CLASS Award focuses on the the total student-athlete.  30 players were announced as candidates and 10 platers, 33% are Hoop Group alumni.

The winner will be announced during the Final Four.

Hoop Group Alumni nominated as candidates for the 2014 Senior Class Award

 NameCollegeHigh School
Allen ChaneyHigh PointNew London CT
Aaron CraftOhio StateLiberty Benton OH
Melvin EjimIowa StateBrewster Academy NH
CJ FairSyracuseBrewster Academy NH
Anthony IrelandLoyola MarymountWinchendon MA
Sean McGonigalBrownRiverside Brookfield IL
Travis McKieWake ForestJohn Marshall VA
Shabazz NapierUConnLawrence Academy MA
Dwight PowellStanfordIMG Academy FL
Russ SmithLouisvilleSouth Kent CT


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