Forest Hills(29-1/10-0) lost in the Final-4 and will need to replace 6 seniors including 4 starters from that team. The Yellow Jackets will build that team around 6'3 Tyveon Burch (UCHOOPS New Comer of the Year). Burch was a major contributor as a freshman with 7.9 ppg/2.3 rpg/4.2 apg/1.0 spg averages for Coach Sides last season. 6'4 forward Zach Barbour will be asked more of after scoring 7.5 ppg & grabbibng 7.0 rpg as a freshman. The Yellow Jackets are adding back a familiar face in 6'7 senior forward Jamylan Blakeney. Blakeney was a starter for the Yellow Jackets as a freshman (8.2 ppg, 5.4 rpg,1.0 bpg) named all-RR and won a state title, left for two years to attend Combine Academy and now has returned for his senior season. Senior guard Mashad Hester (6.7 ppg/4.6 rpg) is the Yellow Jackets defensive stopper & a team leader for Coach Sides. Forest Hills will open the 202-210 season January 12th at West Stanly.

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