Discussions on the landscape of high school and college basketball with Relentless Hoops Owner/Founder, Trent Markwith, and other guests within the basketball community.
Episode 28: TSF Prep- Trey Scotti & Kam Craft
For our 1st episode in a really long time we bring on 2 guests from TSF Prep, Head Coach Trey Scotti and Xavier Signee Kam Craft. TSF's Post-Grad teams have been very successful in recent years, but now they also have a High School team that is in its inaugural season. Trey and Kam both give us some insight on what to expect from TSF Prep this winter; Trey also gives us insight on his coaching background and the TSF program as a whole, while Kam talks about heading to Xavier next season and how he is growing as a player. TSF Prep gives us a new twist to the HS basketball scene in Atlanta but they are doing things the right way and should have lots of success this season and beyond.
Episode 27: Ryan Bernardi- The Burlington School
Our latest guest is Ryan Bernardi, Head Coach at The Burlington School in North Carolina. TBS is coming off a State Championship in the 2020-21 season and hope to repeat this upcoming year. Coach Bernardi is just 23 years old but already has a lot of experience as a head coach and is one of the most energetic young coaches that I've been around. He provided insight on the points of emphasis in his program, this past season, and what's ahead for TBS, but also went into detail about his path as a coach thus far, which started at 15 years old. The Burlington School has some new faces for 2021-22 and will get a chance to impress college coaches during the June Live Periods before playing in a lot of big games this winter.
Episode 26: Lee Martin- Ohio
Ohio University assistant coach Lee Martin joins us for our latest episode, Coach Martin & the Bobcats are coming off of a great season in which they defeated Virginia in the NCAA Tournament. This year was Martin's 1st at Ohio after having lots of success at Hargrave Military Academy. Martin addressed a lot of different topics, including his coaching journey thus far, the Virginia game, Ohio star Jason Preston, and the Hargrave program. Martin is quickly ascending within the coaching ranks after paying his dues early on at Hargrave.
Episode 25: Bryan Burrell- Trinity Academy of Raleigh & New Age Elite Sports
Bryan Burrell is our 1st guest this spring; he's the Head Coach at Trinity Academy of Raleigh in addition to being the Owner/Founder of New Age Elite Sports. The Trinity Academy Tigers are coming off of a successful season and have their eyes set on a state championship next season. Bryan spoke with me about the Trinity program and its outlook, learning from successful college coaches, what New Age Elite individual player training is about, and more. He is a bright young basketball mind with a great future in both coaching & training.
Episode 24: Zach Corliss- Lenoir-Rhyne
Zach Corliss, an assistant coach at Lenoir-Rhyne, joined us as the first college coach guest in a while earlier today. He is in his 4th season with the Bears and they are having a successful season while working through coronavirus issues. Coach Corliss has some strong Georgia ties and he discusses those in this episode, along with talking about the LR program, the SAC, and the energy he brings as an assistant. We wish Coach Corliss and Lenoir-Rhyne the best as they come back from quarantine to finish the 2020-21 season.
Episode 23: Mid-Season Overview
It's the start of 2021 and we're right around the mid-season point in Georgia as we get ready to ramp up region play. There has been a lot of good action and tons of good events to take in through the first month & a half of the season; the teams & their players have performed at a high level so far this winter. In this episode we start with a few short storylines before diving into some 2021, 2022, and 2023 prospects who have impressed & boosted their stock. The rest of the 2020-21 season is sure to be exciting and unpredictable.