WATCH LIVE: Space Coast vs. Treasure Coast Girls, Boys Senior All-Star Classic High School Basketball
By Alan Zlotorzynski, Senior Editor // March 17, 2018
games feature slam dunk, 3-point shooing contest
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: The Space Coast takes on the Treasure Coast in Boys High School Basketball All-Star action from Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne. The Friday Night Locker Room’s Orville Susong and Alan Zlotorzynski on the call.
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: The Space Coast takes on the Treasure Coast in Girls High School Basketball All-Star action from Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne. The Friday Night Locker Room’s Orville Susong and Steve Wilson are on the call.
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – East Coast United is once again showcasing the top girls and boys high school basketball players in east central Florida with the Space Coast vs. Treasure Coast Senior All-Star Classic from Eastern Florida State College.
Space Coast Daily will broadcast all three games live, as Alan Zlotorzynski joins Orville Susong and Steve Wilson from the Friday Night Locker Room.
Some of the best talent in the entire state for both the girls and boys will represent the Space Coast.
The senior girls’ game tips off at 4:15 p.m. roster is led by Palm Bay Pirates head coach Sara Murano.
Holy Trinity’s Kaytee Castillo (18.2 ppg) and Covenant Christian’s Courtney Baker (16.2 ppg) will help guide the Space Coast on the court.
The senior boys will tip at 6:30 p.m and Space Coast will be guided by Rockledge head coach Logan Keith. Coach Keith will bring his Raiders star guard Elijah “Pooh” Weaver, a USC commit, who dazzled Brevard County this past season with his play.
Melbourne Central Catholic will send five players from a team that went 26-4 this past season. Nick Alves, Tay Cobb, Lorenzo Hardy, Kaleb Price and Zamari Walton will all be on hand and likely on the floor together at some point vs. the Treasure Coast.
There will also be a middle school game featuring the stars of tomorrow in high school, which gets underway at 2:00 p.m.
The slam dunk competition returns this year for the boys at halftime of their game, as does three-point shooting contest for the girls, who last year defeated the boys from beyond the arc.
Many former Space Coast Daily and Friday Night Locker Room players of the game will on the court for both teams and many future players of the game in the middle school contest.
You don’t want to miss this great day of basketball and tickets are still available.
Middle School and up tickets are $10.00 at the door and elementary school age is $5.00.
EAST COAST UNITED BASKETBALL:
East Coast Unites was established as a girls basketball program in 2007. ECU Basketball has made a positive impact on youth in the state of Florida and in our local community of Brevard County for several years.
In their 10th year of existence, the primary goal is to provide an educational and national-level competitive basketball program that focuses on learning, fundamentals, leadership, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
The organization includes teams for girls and boys ages 8 – 18.
Each season teams are selected based on an open try-out; therefore all potential candidates are invited. The foundation of the program is a commitment to teaching fundamental basketball skill development and knowledge of the game, while providing a platform for players to get exposure and compete against the country’s top talent.
With a talented, experienced, and dedicated roster of volunteer coaches, we will enhance your basketball experience and love for the game in an environment of positive reinforcement and fun.
Space Coast Middle School Girls Team:
|Crystal Brown||2022||Kennedy M.S.|
|Shamya Joiner||2022||Jackson M.S.|
|Sophia Marrero||2022||Lincoln Park (Ft. Pierce)|
|Paige McDonald||2022||Gifford M.S. (Vero)|
|Jasmine Patrick||2022||W.B. Duncan (Palm Beach)|
|Tricia Carmer||2023||DeLaura M.S.|
|Sahara Fortner||2023||Southwest M.S.|
|Emma Risch||2023||Florida Prep|
|Bella Rogers||2023||Holy Trinity|
|Jonise Barcene||2024||Cambridge Elementary|
|Lexi Blue||2024||Lake Nona M.S.|
|Haley Collins||2024||St. Cloud M.S.|
|Janiah Gardner||2024||Lincoln Park (Ft. Pierce)|
|Niana Hill||2024||Palm Bay Academy|
|Nandini Patel||2024||Roosevelt M.S. (Palm Beach)|
|COACH: Aerial Wilson|
SPACE COAST GIRLS SENIOR TEAM
|Courtney Baker||Covenant Christian||5’5″||North Central University|
|Kaytee Castillo||Holy Trinity||6’2″|
|Deborrah Crutchfield||Palm Bay Magnet||5’8″|
|Kristin Hagy||Eau Gallie||6’1″|
|Hope Hodges||Calvary Christian Academy||5’5″|
|Mariah Perez||Calvary Christian Academy||5’7″|
|Kayla Shepperd||Florida Prep||5’8″||Florida Southwestern|
|Kate Starkey||Holy Trinity||5’8″|
|Allison Streeter||Eau Gallie||5’8″|
|COACH: Sarah Moreno||Palm Bay Magnet|
SPACE COAST BOYS SENIOR TEAM
|Nick Alves||Melbourne Central Catholic||6’5″|
|Tay Cobb||Melbourne Central Catholic||6’3″|
|Lorenzo Hardy||Melbourne Central Catholic||6’3″||Florida Tech|
|AJ Johnson||Florida Prep||5’9″|
|Kaleb Price||Melbourne Central Catholic||5’9″|
|Kane Samba||Florida Prep||7’0″||Illinois|
|Trey Shanevelle||Viera||5’11”||Florida Tech|
|Dejuon Small||Florida Prep||5’10”|
|Lahat Thioune||Florida Prep||6’11”||Utah|
|Zemari Walton||Melbourne Central Catholic||6’3″||Georgia Tech|
|COACH: Logan Keith||Rockledge|
CLICK HERE to view rosters for the Treasure Coast.
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