IMG Academy alumnus Angel Rivera had an impressive season running the floor for the IMG Academy Post-graduate Blue team in 2013-14, helping the team achieve a 29-3 overall record and a semi-finals berth in the prestigious National Prep Championship in New Haven, Conn. During the summer, it was announced that Rivera has been named to his native U.S. Virgin Island's Senior Men's National Basketball Team to compete in the 2014 FIBA CBC Championship, also known as Caribebasket.
After amassing an impressive 24-2 overall record through the 2013-14 season, the IMG Academy post-graduate basketball team will compete in the prestigious National Prep Championship at Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, Conn., Mar. 4-5. Only eight of the most elite prep school post-graduate teams in the nation are hand-picked to compete by Adam Finkelstein, ESPN national recruiting analyst and founder of New England Recruiting Report.
The IMG Academy Boys Basketball program teams have been putting up big numbers over the past week. The Post-graduate Blue team hit the road for the Brewster Invitational, Dec. 13-14. The Ascenders opened the event with a game against Notre Dame Prep, and dominated to the tune of 87-56. Leading the charge in the first game was Syracuse signee Chris McCullough, who lit up the board with 26 points. He was joined by Nevada signee Eric Cooper, who added another 13 points, and Marko Lepovic with 11 points.