Behind The Scenes

  • Gaithersburg Tops Magruder; Trojans Advance to Section Finals

    5 months ago by

    Gaithersburg basketball has been a team to reckon with all year.  Magruder basketball has been a team to reckon with for the last decade plus.  On Wednesday night something would have to give. 

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  • Many DMV Teams to Play on National Stage on National Television This Weekend

    2 years ago by

    Paul VI's Kevin Dorsey hit a buzzer beater versus Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco in the Bass Pro Tournament of Champions semi-final game which was aired live nationally on CBS sports network.

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  • Team Takeover President Keith Stevens Discusses the HS Hoops Festival at DeMatha

    2 years ago by

    Team Takeover president Keith Stevens discusses one of the biggest HS hoops events in the DMV, the sixth annual High School Hoops Festival sponsored by Team Takeover.

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  • JJ Epps Capitol Hoops Official Mixtape Released

    2 years ago by

    JJ Epps, the southpaw point guard for 2012 state champion Magruder is known for breaking ankles, fearlessly taking the ball to the rack and stepping up in the clutch.

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  • Player Interviews from Under-Armour Grind session

    2 years ago by

    We had an opportunity to talk to many of the top players in the DMV at Coolidge high school during Under-Armour Grind Session.  We discussed recruiting with many, transferring with a few, and the players interoperation of what exactly is Grind Session?

     

  • Under Armour Grind Session Comes to D.C — Attracts DMV’s Top Talent

    2 years ago by

    On Friday Coolidge High School's gymnasium in Northwest, D.C. had the following players on hand (in alphabetical order).  Nate Britt, Aquille Carr, John Davis, Junior Etou,  Josh Hart, Byron Hawkins, Kris Jenkins, Nigel Johnson, Jairus Lyles, DeShaun Morman, Roddy Peters, Stanford Robinson, Melo Trimble, Andre Walker, and many, many more.

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  • February Player of the Month — Coolidge Guard DeShaun Morman

    2 years ago by

    A lot of high school basketball fans in the DMV have stated that the DCIAA is not what it used to be. I think people are beginning to see that the DCIAA is back, and it's making a lot of noise.  The one school that is carrying the torch through the DCIAA is Coolidge.  Coolidge guard DeShaun Morman has been making quite a name for himself lately.

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  • Shy Glizzy Records Capitol Hoops Single “Make it Harder”

    2 years ago by

    One of DC's hottest rappers recently dropped this feature.  Check him on twitter @shyglizzy

  • Behind The Scenes – Our Mission

    3 years ago by

    At Capitol Hoops our mission is to promote young basketball players in the Washington, DC/Northern Virginia/Maryland (including Baltimore) area.   We seek to provide them the exposure that may not be available to them without access to experienced, connected, committed and driven professionals like those at Capitol Hoops.  We not only care about the future of these players on the court, but off the court as well where they develop into leaders, professionals and team players in society..

    While Capitol Hoops is a business, it is not a money making machine.  Rather, it is a commitment to a sport  we love and to the young athletes that make it such a vital part of our community. We seek to keep you up to date with highlights and articles so that you have the experience of being court side even when you are not. 

    Be in touch with us and let us and give us your suggestions.  We want to serve you well.

  • The Music – Behind The Scenes — Capitol Hoops Links up With Local Hip Hop Stars

    3 years ago by

    Capitol Hoops is linking up with a few DMV hip-hop stars who will be providing beats for our highlight tapes.

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