Hoop Group Alumni Candidates - Senior CLASS Award

By Kaitlyn Fedor

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Chris Silva at Hoop Group High School Showcase
Chris Silva at Hoop Group High School Showcase
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The Hoop Group
 has impacted the sport of basketball in many ways over the years. In this space we will provide some updates on some of the accomplishments of a small percentage of the great many successful Hoop Group Alumni!

“Dreams Do Come True”

Candidates were announced recently for the 2018-19 Senior CLASS Award in NCAA basketball.  An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School ®, the Senior CLASS Award focuses on the total student-athlete and encourages students to use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities.

To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence: community, classroom, character and competition. There were 60 candidates, split between men and women


Isaac Copeland Nebraska
Paul Rowley William & Mary
Chris Silva South Carolina
Lance Tejada Lehigh
Justin Wright-Foreman Hofstra
Jessica Kovatch St. Francis