The 6 Things You Need To Know For April 3, 2019

  1. Learn How To Say ‘No’: Here’s an interesting article about LeBron James and his dealing with Adidas, Nike, and Reebok–and how his initial signing with Nike all went down. It’s worth your time, and it’s from the Brian Windhorst’s book entitled “LeBron, Inc: The Making of A Billion-Dollar Athlete” —>
  2. That’s A-MAYES-zing News: Berkeley Prep and Lehigh stud QB Brad Mayes got some awesome news per his father on Twitter. Mayes lit up scoreboards all across the Patriot League and beyond the past two seasons as a starter to the tune of nearly 3,900 yards and 31 Touchdowns, as well as a conference title. Now he’s getting some looks at the next level, and the Eagles and the hometown Bucs are of those teams. Mayes will be brought in later this month for look and we’ve got nothing-but-love and hope for his success and a chance to catch on with one of those two. Here’s an article from back in February from the USA Today on Mayes—>
  3. He Can Do Both: Ernie Johnson’s mainly known for his work on TNT with Shaq, Kenny, and Charles, but his work with March Madness has drawn attention, and apparently the love of Johnson himself. Check this pretty cool insight into how the college game stacks up to the pros and how the coverage of the two compare to him.
  4. SCHEDULE TIME: Today’s reveal is River Ridge. The Royal Knights find themselves in the same class (5A) in 2019, but are now in region 3 as a part of 5A-11. They’ll start with Sunlake in the fall classic on the 16th of August, and then hopefully they will invite us for some flats action, or perhaps going after some Yellowtail and Mutton Snapper once their duties are complete following week 11’s opponent. 8/23: at Crystal River, 8/30: vs. Mitchell, 9/6: bye week, 9/13: at Tarpon Springs**, 9/20: at Wiregrass Ranch, 9/27: vs. Gulf**, 10/4: vs. Nature Coast Tech, 10/11: at Wesley Chapel**, 10/18: vs. Zephyrhills**, 10/25: vs. Anclote**, 11/1: at Key West
  5. A Dragon Throwing Flames: Charles Simmons Jr, Armwood , 2021, QB