This year marks the 2nd annual all-star basketball classic between Atlanta Public Schools and Clayton County Public Schools. On March 16, 2019, the Clayton vs APS Basketball Classic was held at Mays High School.  The events included: Junior Girls Game; Senior Girls Game; 3-Point Shootout; Junior Boys Game; Dunk Contest; & Senior Boys Game.

Clayton County has the bragging rights to the Junior Girls game of 65-27 win over APS and the senior game with a 65-63 win over APS. APS won the Senior Girls game 50-48; Junior Boys 88-80; and they won the 3-point shoot out and dunk contest.

Clayton vs APS Roster

Junior Girls – Head Coach Telly Hall – Jonesboro HS

Player Name School Position Jersey #
Khalela Hayes Mount Zion SF 20/23
Ameera Thomas Mount ZIon G 5
Cashius Long Jonesboro F 12
Jaida Cornelius Jonesboro G 3
Tionne Foster Jonesboro G 22
Lashanti Blount Lovejoy G 3
Kaziah Terrell Lovejoy Wing 23
China Heard Riverdale G 00
Aniedi Nsentip Charles Drew G 11
Jani Cambridge Charles Drew F 23
Jasmine Jacob Forest Park G 2
Jada Showers North Clayton PG 2
Kaliyah O’Neal North Clayton SG 24
Ariel Ethridge Mundy’s Mill SG 4

Clayton vs APS Roster

Senior Girls – Head Coach Fred Hill – North Clayton HS

Player Name School Position Jersey #
Trianna Gilmore Mount Zion SF 12
Addison Harrison Jonesboro G 13
DaZanue Jackson Jonesboro G 1
J’Auana Robinson Lovejoy Wing 12
Avanna Preston Lovejoy G 10
Hyrimma Wood Charles Drew PG 4
Alana Denson Forest Park G 23
Destiny Thomas Forest Park C 32
Sarah Matthews Forest Park G 4
Denetra Sneed North Clayton Wing 3
Kuda Ceesay North Clayton C 21
Maliyah Tindall North Clayton F 25
Jayla Carter Mundy’s Mill G 1
Rita Igbokwe Mundy’s Mill C/F 31
Mykeisha Matthews Mundy’s Mill C 33

Clayton vs APS Roster

Junior Boys – Head Coach Jay Jones – Forest Park HS

Player Name School Position Jersey #
Khari Morgan Morrow SG 24
Loneral Robinson Jonesboro PG 13
Quinndarious Thomas Jonesboro SG 2
Chris Holland Jonesboro G/F 10
Jamal Reynolds Lovejoy G 1
Kyre Jackson Lovejoy F 20
Justin Blossomgame Riverdale G 5
Dejarvis Holmes Charles Drew G 2
Jaelyn Anderson Forest Park G 23
Xavier Valley North Clayton SG 5
Jermaine Lattimore North Clayton PG/SG 4
Martino Benjamin North Clayton G 0
Chris Lango Mundy’s Mill G 11
Mason Pierre Mundy’s Mill G 5
Jalen thrash Mundy’s Mill G 4

Clayton vs APS Roster

Senior Boys – Head Coach Creswell Foy – Morrow HS

Player Name School Position Jersey #
Jakobe West Mount ZIon PG 4
Dakota Leffew Jonesboro G 3
Brice Martin Jonesboro F 12
Dushawn Ellerbee Jonesboro PG 0
Braelen Pierce Lovejoy G 0
Marlon Brownfield Lovejoy F/C 23
Danny Murrell Riverdale G 3
Mark Alston Forest Park G 5
Jamoryian Eutsey North Clayton G/F 3
Rayquan Brown Mundy’s Mill F 10
Jordan Black Mundy’s Mill F 21
Demarcus Fannin Mundy’s Mill F 12

3-Point Shooters – Clayton County

Girls

Shooter Name School
Jayla Carter Mundy’s Mill
Hydeia Thomas North Clayton
Addison Harrison Jonesboro
Kaziah Terrell Lovejoy
Jani Cambridge Charles Drew
Alana Denson Forest Park
Jasmine Jacob Forest Park

Boys

Shooter Name School
Rayquan Brown Mundy’s Mill
Jermaine Lattimore North Clayton
Quinndarious Thomas Jonesboro
Omari Callahan Lovejoy
Danny Murrell Riverdale
Mark Alston Forest Park
Jaelyn Anderson Forest Park
Khari Morgan Morrow

Dunk Contest – Clayton County

Dunker Name School
Jamoryian Eutsey North Clayton
Robert Paul Jonesboro
Brice Martin Jonesboro
Braelen Pierce Lovejoy
Omari Callahan Lovejoy
Justin Blossomgame Riverdale
Keyon Wimby Forest Park

 

Diamond Deshields came through and spoke to our Senior All-Star athletes about college athletics to prepare them for their future.