Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
RAHWAY, N.J. — Michael Gilchrist and his St. Patrick teammates haven’t lost a game all season.
And Gilchrist has no intention of ending that streak even if the next game turns out to be the biggest game in the recent history of high school basketball.
After he put up 19 points, 11 rebounds, 2 blocks and 2 steals in St. Patrick’s 69-41 victory over Gill St. Bernard’s in the North Non-Public B semifinals at Rahway High School, the Kentucky-bound Gilchrist was asked if anyone could stop him.
“Me? No,” he said. “Us, no. All of us, nah. Ain’t nobody stopping St. Pat’s.”
“Not today, not tomorrow, not Wednesday,” added Gilchrist’s stepfather, Vince Richardson.Click here to read the full story at SBNation.com.
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Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.