National Prep Showcase Begins Today | Thursday, November 20th, 2008

National Prep Showcase Begins Today

The top ten teams in the country according to the National Prep Poll will all be in action this weekend at the National Prep Showcase. 

Friday’s action tips off at 1pm with perennial New England power St. Thomas More squaring off against Massanutten Military Academy.  The final game of the day will tip at 9pm as the hometown favorites St. Andrew’s face off against the #6 high school team in the country, Findlay College Prep, from Nevada. 

Saturday’s action gets underway at 9am with a full slate of nine games being played during the day.  The highlight will be Erik Murphy’s return to his home state as the Florida bound big man will lead his St. Mark’s team into action against Findlay College Prep at 7:30p.m. 

Defending NEPSAC champions Brewster Academy will open the action on Sunday as they face off against Stoneridge Prep from California.  At 4pm the Tilton school and their UConn bound duo of Alex Oriakhi and Jamal Coombs will meet Maine Central Institute.  The final game of the showcase will have St. Andrew’s against Blair Academy at 5:30. 

The National Prep Showcase annually plays host to over 200 college coaches and every major national recruiting service including,,, and many others. 

Complete Schedule


1 p.m. – St. Thomas More vs. Massanutten Military Academy
2:30 p.m. – Notre Dame Prep vs. Patterson School
4:00 p.m. – Bridgton Academy vs. Hargrave Military Academy
5:30 p.m. – Winchendon School vs. Stoneridge Prep
7:30 p.m. - Northfield Mount Hermon vs. Fork Union
9:00 p.m. - St. Andrew's School vs. Findlay College Prep

9 a.m. – St. Thomas More vs. Lee Academy
10:30 a.m. – Maine Central Institute vs. Patterson School
12 p.m. – Winchendon vs. Hargrave Military Academy
1: 30 p.m. – Notre Dame Prep vs. Massanutten Military Academy
3 p.m. – Brewster Academy vs. Fork Union
4:30 p.m. – South Kent vs. Stoneridge Prep
6 p.m. – Bridgton Academy vs. Champlain St. Lambert
7:30 p.m. – St. Mark's vs. Findlay College Prep
9 p.m. – New Hampton vs. Blair Academy


10 a.m. – Brewster Academy vs. Stoneridge Prep
11:30 a.m. – South Kent vs. Patterson School
1 p.m. – New Hampton vs. Lee Academy
2:30 p.m. – Northfield Mount Hermon vs. Champlain St. Lambert
4 p.m. – Tilton vs. Maine Central Institute
5:30 p.m. – St. Andrew's vs. Blair Academy