Posted On: 09/15/19 11:12 PM
Fall League Week 1: What Have We Learned?
Week one at Gwynn Park Fall League had some very interesting matchups. New faces in new places are changing the balance of power in the DMV. Here are some of the teams and players that have made an early impression.
What did we learn about New Hope Academy?
Three years ago New Hope Academy didn't even have a basketball program, today Coach Sam Caldwell has turned New Hope into a national powerhouse after winning championships at both the NACA Nationals and the Dick's National Championship Tournament. NHA made quick work of the defending Maryland 4A State Champions Flowers with a 40 point victory to open the fall league.
Standouts from the game:
Jada Walker - 5'7" - Point Guard - 2021 - New Hope Academy
Jada put up the first six point for New Hope and they never looked back. She seems to get better each time we see her. She is a shifty point guard with a quick first step. Her shot is good enough that it must be respected and she