While there aren’t any unbeaten teams left in the 4A East, it’s already shaping up to be an interesting postseason. Take a look at the standout teams and their prospects from the 4A East region. Millbrook High is still the…
While there aren’t any unbeaten teams left in the 4A East, it’s already shaping up to be an interesting postseason. Take a look at the standout teams and their prospects from the 4A East region.
Millbrook High is still the team to beat in the 4A East despite their 13-6 record. They’re 5-0 in the Northern Athletic Conference following their 76-67 road victory over Wake Forest on Friday. Unsigned senior Gabriel Cerda Gabriel Cerda 5'10" | CG Millbrook | 2023 State NC is a name to know with them. He posted 22 points, 12 rebounds, 7 assists and five steals in their win over Wake Forest High. He’s a two-way-minded menace averaging 13.0 ppg, 5.7 apg, 4.8 rpg and 3.1 spg in the Millbrook backcourt. He knows how to set a tone with his defense and won’t hesitate to make plays for others with the ball in his hands. ’24 Kyrie Heredia Kyrie Heredia 6'4" | SF Millbrook | 2024 State NC is another name that’s emerged for them, especially on the glass. He’s a 6-foot-4 versatile forward averaging 6.9 ppg and 5.8 rpg alongside featured names Colt Langdon Colt Langdon 6'7" | SF Millbrook | 2025 State NC and Jayan Walker Jayan Walker 6'5" | CG Millbrook | 2024 State NC .
Richmond County High has enjoyed the return of Paul McNeil Paul McNeil 6'6" | CG Prolific Prep (CA) | 2024 #42 Nation CA-N though they’re still 15-2 and unbeaten in a 7-0 in the Sandhills Conference. ’24 Jullien Cole Jullien Cole 6'4" | SG Richmond Senior | 2024 State NC has been an emerging name to know with the Raiders. He’s a 6-foot-4 wing producing 14.7 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 2.9 spg and 2.4 apg behind McNeil in the rotation. He’s one for colleges to get eyes on given his athleticism and ability to operate in space. Don’t forget about junior floor general Javian Drake Javian Drake 5'8" | PG Richmond Senior | 2024 State NC , either. He’s putting up 12.1 ppg, 3.3 apg and 1.7 spg in the Richmond backcourt as one of their playmakers behind McNeil as well.
Holly Springs High currently sits atop Southwest Wake Athletic Conference unbeaten at 8-0 fresh off an 85-68 defeat of Apex Friendship. Georgia Southern signee Collin Kuhl Collin Kuhl 6'8" | SF Holly Springs | 2023 State NC continues to lead the way, fresh off a 33-point, 9-rebound performance while unsigned senior guard Micah Jones Micah Jones 5'11" | PG Holly Springs | 2023 State NC continues to show what he can do. He finished with 25 points, 6 assists, 3 rebounds and 3 steals. ’25 Will James Jr Will James Jr 6'2" | CG Holly Springs | 2025 NC . finished with 14 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals as well as he continues to show his growth on the wing and defensively.