Expand

High School Challenge

The Big Apple Basketball Challenge is a basketball event to showcase the top high school public league and catholic league teams.  The BAB Challenge is designed to show the supremacy of New York City’s public or catholic leagues on the basketball court.  The games are played at a very high level with bragging rights at stake. The 9th Annual, 2015 BAB Challenge will feature eight of the top New York City boys’ public and catholic high school teams.

SCHEDULE:

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2015 @ Baruch College, NYC

Molloy (CHSAA-Queens) def. Boys and Girls (PSAL-Brooklyn), 63-57
MVP - Issac Grant (Molloy), 22pts, 8 rebs, 3 asts
Sportsmanship - Gianni Ford (Boys and Girls), 21pts
Academic Achievement - Justin Cole (Molloy), Alec Jones (Boys and Girls)
Scanlan (CHSAA-Bronx) def. Thurgood Marshall (PSAL-Manhattan), 78-63
MVP - George Pena (Scanlan), 23pts, 4 stls, 4 rebs
Sportsmanship - Jalin Suber (TMA), 13pts
Academic Achievement - Danny Dacosta (Scanlan), Shavon John (TMA)
Jefferson (PSAL-Brooklyn) def. Hayes (CHSAA-Bronx) 75-74
MVP - Shamorie Ponds (Jefferson), 26pts, 8 rebs, 3 stls
Sportsmanship - Clive Allen (Hayes), 23pts, 3 asts
Academic Achievement - Jamari Lewis (Jefferson), Ishmael Massoud (Hayes)
Iona Prep (CHSAA-New Rochelle) def. Wings (PSAL-Bronx), 78-66
MVP - Ty Jerome (Iona Prep), 14pts, 10 rebs, 8 asts, 4 stls
Sportsmanship - Kevin Saylor (Wings), 20pts, 6rebs, 2stls
Academic Achievement - Ty Jerome (Iona Prep), Mouhamaou Diawara (Wings)

High School Challenge Sld

-->
16 BAB PLAYERS PARTICIPATE IN NBA SUMMER LEAGUE

16 BAB PLAYERS PARTICIPATE IN NBA SUMMER LEAGUE

Las Vegas, NV - 16 players, who have participated in Big Apple Basketball Programs, played in NBA...

11 BAB PLAYERS IN 2017 NBA PLAYOFFS

11 BAB PLAYERS IN 2017 NBA PLAYOFFS

New York, NY - As the NBA Playoffs are in full swing, we'd like to feature 11 NBA players,...

24 BAB ALUMNI PARTICIPATE IN NCAA TOURNAMENT

24 BAB ALUMNI PARTICIPATE IN NCAA TOURNAMENT

The 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Division I tournament features 24 student-athletes who have...

SHAMORIE PONDS NAMED BIG EAST FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK AGAIN

SHAMORIE PONDS NAMED BIG EAST FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK AGAIN

New York, NY - St. John's freshman, Shamorie Ponds was named Big East Freshman of the Week...

  • 16 BAB PLAYERS PARTICIPATE IN NBA SUMMER LEAGUE

    16 BAB PLAYERS PARTICIPATE IN NBA SUMMER LEAGUE

    Monday, 24 July 2017 23:20
  • 11 BAB PLAYERS IN 2017 NBA PLAYOFFS

    11 BAB PLAYERS IN 2017 NBA PLAYOFFS

    Thursday, 27 April 2017 01:46
  • 24 BAB ALUMNI PARTICIPATE IN NCAA TOURNAMENT

    24 BAB ALUMNI PARTICIPATE IN NCAA TOURNAMENT

    Sunday, 19 March 2017 04:56
  • SHAMORIE PONDS NAMED BIG EAST FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK AGAIN

    SHAMORIE PONDS NAMED BIG EAST FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK AGAIN

    Tuesday, 28 February 2017 08:47

PSAL COACHING LEGEND PASSES AT THE AGE OF 81

Print
Category: High School Challenge
Published on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 Written by Big Apple Basketball

grany passedQueens, NY - Charles Granby, a New York City and PSAL coaching legend passed away at the age of 81.  His death was due to natural causes.

Granby coached at Andrew Jackson/Campus Magnet High School for 45 years before retiring in 2014.  Some of his career accomplishments include, not losing a home game from 1972 to 1985, and currently #2 all-time in PSAL coaching wins with 722 victories.

During that span he won 24 division championships, seven borough championships and one city championship.  Some of the great players he coached include, current New York Knicks forward, Kyle O'Quinn, former NBA player, Lloyd "Sweet Pea" Daniels, former St. John's star, Greg "Boo" Harvey, and former all-city guard, David Edwards, who later went on to star at Georgetown and Texas A&M.

Granby participated in the 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2009 BAB Challenge, and the 2007 BAB Invitational with his Campus Magnet teams.

BAB Challenge Video 1

BAB Tweet

Wednesday the 18th. Big Apple Basketball, PO Box 670515, Flushing, Queens, NY 11367 - (718) 575-3342
Copyright 2012

©

Joomla Templates Free.