Welcome to Coach B’s blog. Here's where you'll find all the Xs and Os about press, man vs. zone defense, fast breaks, and substitutes. It's all Pine Crest hoops, all the time! I'll keep you updated on our mission for a State Championship, provide you with a sneak peak of our upcoming 2014-15 basketball campaign, and share some knowledge about the ins and outs of the season. I'll also try to address any pertinent questions along the way that you have about our season, the players, and our coaches.
|Pine Crest Beats Seminole Ridge H.S. 59-37|
The young Panthers took advantage Seminole Ridge's Football success as they compete in the State 8A Football playoffs. Several of their key players were not available for the opening of the Benjamin Tipoff.
|The 9th Annual Green and White Game|
The 9th Annual Green and White Game will be held in Stacy Gym on 11/16 in the afternoon at 2:30. Free admission and open to the public. Please come and support the Panthers.
|Pine Crest Wins a Squeaker|
By Fabian Lyon: In yet another down-to-the-wire, fourth quarter battle, Pine Crest found a new way to pull out a heart-stopping victory. Read more at Miami Herald.
|Panthers Have a New Look for the Season|
The Panthers will reveal a new look this season with new black (away) and new white (home) uniforms as well as new shooting shirts. The trend across the country with many college teams is the color black has been used to help focus and define the initial school colors.
|In the Spotlight…|
Junior Veerain Gupta is a quiet, unassuming person who has shown major improvement this summer. He is the kind of person, player that every team needs to win a championship. It is very unfortunate that Veerain suffered a torn ACL this past week and will be a loss for the season.
|Brandon Knight '10 Declares for NBA Draft|
Fabian Lyon, Miami Herald - Kentucky freshman star Brandon Knight, a Pine Crest graduate, declared for the NBA Draft but has not hired an agent – leaving open the option of staying in school.
2014-15 Boys Varsity Basketball Team
Nick Nolting: 6'7
Alan Sacks: 6'0
Jonah Scrudders: 6'1
Antonio Vrankovic: 6'11
Garrison Bentz: 6'4
Tim Cox: 6'2
Kyle Garfinkel, 6'0
Luke Mansour: 6'1
Chris Marzouca: 5'7
Chris Alexander: 6'0
Blake Guillaume: 5'10
Chandler Pollock: 6'3
Miles Polley: 5'11
|Pine Crest Alumni Currently Playing Basketball in College|