High School Throwball

LA Prep will let COVID-19 blow over before coaching search

Legendary Los Angeles Prep High School Throwball Head Coach Larry Jackson will step down at the end of the school year. The LA Prep AD William Miller stated this yesterday about their upcoming coaching search:”If possible, we have decided to wait the coronavirus pandemic blow over before we begin our search for a new coach. If we have to start the season with concerns related to COVID-19, we will look at our coaching staff and hire an interim coach for next season.”

Blog Update

2020 TN Week 2 (3/30/20-4/3/20) Online School Schedule

Spring Break was fun and all but it’s time to get back to online school and the blog grind again. A schedule both here on TN and cbhsports will be going up by the end of the night. This is the schedule for throwballnews this week. This is the minimum amount of posts you will get. I might do more in the evening.

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College Throwball NTBL

Georgia Guard Christian Thomas signs with agent, to enter 2020 NTBL Draft

Georgia Junior Guard Christian Thomas announced that he has signed with an agent and will be entering the 2020 NTBL Draft. Thomas averaged at least twenty goals and ten assists in all three of his seasons in Athens.

College Throwball Transfer News

TN’s no. 13 transfer Jackson Jr. commits to Notre Dame

“Freddy” (Fred) Jackson Jr. will not be playing for his dad at Arkansas. Ranked number thirteen in our transfer rankings, Jackson Jr. chose Notre Dame over Arkansas, Colorado, and Tennessee on social media.

College Throwball

Atlanta names Texas’ Perriman as next head coach

Atlanta interim head coach Chris Jackson’s run as head coach of the robins is over. Atlanta has made Scott Perriman their next head coach. He signed a three-year contract worth six million dollars. Perriman told Texas fans this on twitter:”It’s been a great ride, longhorns. I mean that. The best four years of my life were while I was here as Texas’ defensive coordinator. I’ve decided to take the Atlanta head coaching job. I will always be a longhorn. Hook ’em.” Perriman replaces Bill Madison who is the head coach of the NTBL’s New York Wildcats. Interim head coach Chris Jackson has interviewed for the open Duke and St. Mary’s jobs.

Throwball News

TN’s no. 1 transfer Thomas says he’s committed to Miami, but transfer recruitment not over

Ranked number one in TN’s 2020 transfer rankings, former Texas Forward Jamison Thomas has committed to Miami, one of the four home state schools that Thomas planned on visiting before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country. Thomas still plans to visit every one of those four schools and more but he says Miami is his decision now.

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2021 TN 100:First rankings of the 2021 cycle

1.Quinn Johnson (1PG) Phoenix,AZ (Hillcrest Prep) Undecided
2.Sean Thompson (1SG) Canton,OH (Canton Day) Undecided
3.Katon Reed (1PF) Louisville,KY (LA Prep) Undecided
4.Greg Michael (1C) Fayetteville,AR (Bentonville) Committed:Arkansas
5.Wilson Conley (1SF) West Memphis,AR (Marion) Committed:Arkansas State
6.Nick Houston (2SG) Chicago,IL (Prep) Committed:Ohio State
7.Jerell Wiseman (2SF) Memphis,TN (East Memphis) Undecided
8.Mustapha Bagley (2PF) Phoenix,AZ (Hillcrest Prep) Undecided
9.James Snyder (2C) Seattle,WA (Seattle East) Committed:Oregon
10.Benny Tucker (3PF) Durham,NC (WS Episcopal) Committed:Duke
11.Hughes Hicks (3SG) Baltimore,MD (Greenfield) Undecided
12.Christian Kiser (3SF) Louisville,KY (Louisville Catholic) Committed:Wake Forest
13.William Nelson (1Goalie) Dallas,TX (Highland Park) Undecided
14.Grayson Lee (4PF) North Little Rock,AR (North Little Rock) Undecided
15.George Alexander (3C) Portland,OR (Portland Prep) Undecided
16.Jonathan McGee (4SF) Syracuse,NY (Southern New York) Committed:Southern New York
17.Kailon Mitchell (5SF) Los Angeles,CA (LA Prep) Undecided
18.Jonathan Thomas (5PF) Naples,FL (Naples) Undecided
19.Kenny Hatfield (3PG) Little Rock,AR (LR Central) Committed:Arkansas
20.Wells Lien (4C) Savannah,GA (Athens Christian) Undecided
21.Quinton Lewis (4PG) Boston,MA (Boston Christian) Undecided
22.Dee-Dee Matthews (6PF) Chino Hills,CA (Chino Hills) Committed:USC
23.Brandon Ulis (5PG) Southfield,MI (Naples) Undecided
24.Mitchell Moore (4SG) Orlando,FL (Montverde) Undecided
25.Ned Brown (2Goalie) Seattle,WA (Seattle East) Undecided
26.Quivarious Reed (7PF) Little Rock,AR (Catholic) Committed:Mississippi State
27.Jed Jenkins (5C) Greensboro,NC (Oak Hill) Undecided
28.Victor Thompson (8PF) Fort Worth,TX (Highland Park) Committed:USC
29.Jackson Hughes (6PG) Little Rock,AR (Catholic) Undecided
30.Sean Wilson (6SF) Fort Wayne,IN (La Lumiere) Undecided
31.Alexander Hamilton (7PG) Hartford,CT (Hartford) Committed:UConn
32.Cooper Fisken (5SG) Little Rock,AR (LR Central) Undecided
33.Jeff Young (8PG) Naples,FL (Naples) Undecided
34.Kris Meeks (6C) Charlotte,NC (Charlotte Catholic) Undecided
35.Ju Johnson (9PG) New Orleans,LA (New Orleans) Undecided
36.Shawn Mitchell (7SF) Happy Valley,PA (Happy Valley) Undecided
37.Quinn Laimer (8SF) Des Moines,IA (La Lumiere) Undecided
38.Ben Joe (9PG) Santa Fe,NM (Fe Episcopal) Committed:LSU
39.Xi Nelson (10PG) Canton,OH (Canton Day) Undecided
40.Chris Plemons Jr. (9PF) Crossett,AR (Fayetteville) Undecided
41.Fred Lister (3Goalie) Nashville,TN (Episcopal) Undecided
42.Quest Pinson (9SF) Black Mountain,NC (Black Mountain) Undecided
43.Reese Pointer (10PF) Euguene,OR (Eugene Catholic) Undecided
44.Az Tanner (11PG) Salem,UT (Salem) Undecided
45.Greg Brooks (7C) Syracuse,NY (Southern New York) Undecided
46.Cody Ezra (6SG) Chino Hills,CA (Chino Hills) Undecided
47.Michael Diggs (12PG) Indianapolis,IN (La Lumiere) Undecided
48.Daniel Behling (10SF) Orange,CA (Orange Lutheran) Undecided
49.Eric Riggins (13PG) Austin,TX (Austin) Undecided
50.Joe Sills (4Goalie) Albuquerque,NM (LA Prep) Undecided
51.Malachi Freeman (14PG) Knoxville,TN (Knoxville) Committed:Tennessee
52.Kaden Mitchell (11SF) Las Vegas,NV (Bishop Gorman) Undecided
53.Joe Traylor (8C) Kansas City,MO (Montverde) Undecided
54.Casey Dassinger (7SG) Columbia,SC (Columbia) Undecided
55.Tom Walker (15PG) Raleigh,NC (Raleigh Christian) Committed:Duke
56.Greg Hughes (11PF) Baltimore,MD (Oak Hill) Committed:Virginia Tech
57.Victor Thompson (12SF) Columbus,OH (Columbus Day) Undecided
58.Jackson Wilbourn (5Goalie) Little Rock,AR (Episcopal) Undecided
59.Greg Jonas (6Goalie) Oklahoma City,OK (La Lumiere) Undecided
60.Ned Wright (12PF) Orlando,FL (Orlando Christian Prep) Undecided
61.John Dumars (8SG) Detroit,MI (La Lumiere) Undecided
62.Michael Johnson (13SF) Tampa,FL (Tampa Private) Committed:Florida Atlantic
63.Reed Porter (14SF) Chino Hills,CA (Chino Hills) Undecided
64.Trevor Milx (9SG) Houston,TX (Manvel) Undecided
65.Theo Dosunma (7Goalie) Chicago,IL (Prep) Committed:Ohio State
66.Max Houston (9C) Charlotte,NC (Atlanta Christian) Committed:Atlanta
67.Christian Jones (16PG) Desoto,TX (Oak Hill) Committed:Arkansas
68.Trey Odor (10SG) Madison,WI (Madison) Undecided
69.Bob Lee (8Goalie) Houston,TX (Manvel) Undecided
70.Jadon Wilson (11SG) Las Vegas,NV (Bishop Gorman) Undecided
71.Julius Johnson (17PG) Asheville,NC (Asheville) Committed:Virginia Tech
72.Victor Ludden (12SG) Waco,TX (Waco) Committed:TCU
73.Avery Jones (9Goalie) Knoxville,TN (Knoxville Prep) Undecided
74.Greg Lee (10C) Houston,TX (Manvel) Committed:Texas A&M
75.Phillip Leach (13SG) Providence,RI (Providence) Undecided
76.Fred Avery (17PG) Los Angeles,CA (St. John Bosco) Undecided
77.Diana Mata (11C) Congo,Africa (Oak Hill) Undecided
78.Cam Norman (13SG) Las Vegas,NV (Bishop Gorman) Committed:USC
79.Maci Matthews (18PG) Jackson,MS (Jackson) Undecided
80.Quin Grumbles (15SF) Maumelle,AR (Maumelle) Undecided
81.Sav Sutton (19PG) Louisville,KY (Louisville Catholic) Undecided
82.Johnny Craig (14SG) Boise,ID (Boise) Undecided
83.Jaz Norris (13PF) Spring Lake,MI (Spring Lake) Undecided
84.Kenny Chao (20PG) Palo Alto,CA (Palo Alto) Undecided
85.Karsyn Shepard (16SF) New Orleans,LA (New Orleans) Committed:LSU
86.Chris Edwards (21PG) Houston,TX (Atascocita) Committed:Purdue
87.Jakeb Lee (12C) Denver,CO (Denver Christian) Committed:Denver
88.Ari Vasquez (22PG) Mission,TX (Mission) Undecided
89.Ab Myers (15SG) Santa Fe,NM (Fe Episcopal) Undecided
90.August Tayler (17SF) Athens,GA (Athens Christian) Undecided
91.Devan Wright (10Goalie) Syracuse,NY (Southern New York) Committed:Syracuse
92.Kenny Coleman (16SG) Oklahoma City,OK (OKC Prep) Undecided
93.Shaun Bates (14PF) Greensboro,NC (Greensboro) Committed:North Carolina
94.Allen Maye (13C) San Antonio,TX (San Antonio) Undecided
95.Richard Vaughn (18SF) Omaha,NE (Omaha) Committed:Wisconsin
96.Kai Aguirre (23PG) New York,NY (New York Public) Undecided
97.Deven Frost (11Goalie) Eugene,OR (Eugene Catholic) Undecided
98.Victor Wiggins (17SG) Birmingham,AL (Birmingham) Undecided
99.Johnny Velazquez (24PG) San Antonio,TX (San Antonio) Undecided
100.Devin Westcock (19SF) Columbia,SC (Columbia) Undecided

College Throwball Transfer News

Burke Fillion to head to Tennessee, play for dad

After leaving UCLA, Point Guard Burke Fillion announced that he would not visiting all of the schools he had planned to and will be enrolling at Tennessee, where his dad Andy is the head coach. Andy is the former UCLA Offensive Coordinator, thus why his son left the program. Burke should lead an improved Tennessee team in 2020-2021.

College Throwball

Purdue hires Painter as next head coach

Former Duke Head Coach John Painter has agreed to become the next head coach of the Purdue Boilermakers. Painter mutually parted ways with Duke after multiple seasons in Durham. Painter signed a four-year contract.

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2021 PG Nick Williams will reclassify, to enroll at Florida

The number three ranked junior in the 2021 TN 50 (to be made into the 2021 TN 100 on Thursday) will forgo his senior season at Charlotte Catholic. Williams signed with Florida on Tuesday and will enroll as soon as he wraps up classes in May.