Coach Matt Johns- TWP via zoom

July 7, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Johns joins the llhoops crew for a chat about his team and safety of his players and school. Andy joins us from the beach- sea gulls and all. “Winning tonight’s game” mantra. Enjoy!   Coach Johns interview        

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Coach Jim Shipper- Etown College asst/Spooky Nook Basketball Director

June 23, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Jim Shipper joins us to share his experiences with coaching and running the Nook boys basketball program. Coach Ship has touched a lot of folks in a lot of different areas, even clinic on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean..Spooky Nook’s work to keep the players safe during this summer. Although […]

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Rocky Parise- Ex Etown HS Head Coach- via zoom

June 17, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: Coach Rocky shares his very honest views of coaching, his career, and his new business adventure (MyJersey). LLhoops is hoping to have Rocky help us in the future…Buster in the background!       Rocky interview!   Twitter- @MyJerseyDesigns  

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Coach Freddy Ramos- McCaskey interview via Zoom

June 10, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Freddy Ramos enters his third year at McCaskey. He touches on various topics- Zoom meetings, PIAA, protests, and bleeding red 🙂 Coach Ramos has been very good to during his tenure. Enjoy his insights!     Coach Ramos interview!

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Coach Nate Musselman-Garden Spot via Zoom

June 3, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: We got thru some thunderstorms to get Coach “Muss”. All of us had a fun time, with the highlight being Andy hitting coach with a tough question about his starting 5 LL coaches for a five on 5 game:)     Interview via zoom/youtube

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Coach Chris Christensen- Warwick via Zoom

May 26, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Chris Christensen shares some of his thoughts on mutli-sport atheletes, Section 1/2, and goals for the next season. Andy takes the lead tonight…Dell wanted to know about pay for view 🙂 Coach Christensen interview   Livestream Replay LL Boys Finals-– Warwick/Cedar Crest Feb 14

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Lenny Neff- LL ref and LL Wall of Fame 2020

May 26, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: We are very pleased to get our ‘5 question interview’ with Lenny Neff.  Recently Lenny was inducted into the Lancaster-Lebanon Leagues Wall of Fame. Lenny always has a smile for everyone he meets and talks to. We were going to try to figure out how many players that he had in games, but […]

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Delaware All State Teams- Boys

May 19, 2020 Dell Jackson

BOYS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR (ELIJAH ALLEN) Allen is Leading Scorer and Top Player in the State By Curtis Watkins Elijah Allen is the all-time leading scorer at Dover High with 1,544 career points and his fantastic scoring ability also helped him become the state player of the year here in Delaware for the […]

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Coach Tommy Smith- Cedar Crest via Zoom

May 13, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Smith has taken Crest to new heights. Coming off an LL title, he talks about his journey, the Lebanon County chip, and some dance moves (no kidding). Here is a guy who is home grown, knows the culture and creates his own culture within the school. Andy (with Crest gear on) and […]

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Coach Ricky Perez- Reading High School- via zoom

May 11, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Perez is a favorite of ours as he uses his twitter account to share, motivate, and instruct his players, community, and all fans- including LLhoops. Andy Herr, Bruce Badgley, and Dell take turns with the questions- Coach Perez gives us the anwers. We have been following Coach Perez for awhile. His enthusiasm […]

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Coach Jon Treese, Ephrata interview via zoom

May 6, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: Coach Treese joins Andy Herr and Dell for some hoops talk: program, LL and Berks Leagues , the ups and downs of being a head coach. Program and identity are the keys for Ephrata’s future. Sometimes media focuses on the top team/players, but everyone works at the game and life lessons.  Enjoy!   […]

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Coach Matt Coldren, Wilson HS- 6A Coach of the Year via zoom

May 5, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Bruce and Dell talk with Coach Coldren about his season, his thoughts about his program, and his relationships with other Berks Co. coaches. With over 300 wins and 19 yrs in coaching, Coach has a great perspective on what’s important to building a program and a team. Enjoy!       Wilson/Reading 6A […]

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2019-2020 LLHoops All-District 2 Boys’ Team

May 5, 2020 Jon K

  ALL-DISTRICT 2 BOYS 2019-2020 TEAM   Kieran Burrier (Holy Cross, 6-0 Senior G, 15.7 ppg) Colby Butczynski (Greater Nanticoke Area, 6-3 Senior G, 15.2 ppg) Jeremy Callahan (Wyoming Seminary, 6-1 Senior G, 14.1 ppg) Scotty Campbell (Hazleton Area, 6-2 Senior G, 15.0 ppg) Ryan Harder (Tunkhannock, 6-4 Junior G, 15.3 ppg) Brennan Higgins (Pittston […]

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2019-2020 LLHoops All-District 2 Girls’ Team

May 5, 2020 Jon K

  ALL-DISTRICT 2 GIRLS 2019-2020 TEAM   Toni Amato (Wyoming Valley West, 5-5 Senior G, 11.7 ppg) Riley Baird (Greater Nanticoke Area, 5-2 Sophomore G, 13.1 ppg) Cecelia Collins (Scranton Prep, 5-10 Junior G, 15.8 ppg) Carena Colo (North Pocono, 5-7 Junior G, 12.3 ppg) Taylor Huyck (Susquehanna, 5-10 Senior G, 15.4 ppg) Nya Johnson […]

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PA Writers Boys All State Teams: All Classes

May 3, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: The players were selected by nominations from across PA from writers/media folks who covered the sport. After nominations, the players were voted on by all included in the initial requests. LLhoops was included in this process. Here are links to all the boys 2019-20 teams. Enjoy!   6A   5A   4A   […]

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