Mark Riches has committed to an undisclosed college

Athletics


Coach Info
Name Phone Email Team Name City State
Club Tim Murr Crusaders Sanford NC
High School Tim Murr
Athlete
MPG GS GP
Career - - -
Season - 19 20
defense
STPG STL RPG REB PFPG PF BPG BLK AST/TO
Career - - - - - - - - -
Season 3.80 76 5.80 115 - - - - -
offense
TOPG TO PTS PPG ORPG ORB FTM FTA FT% FGM FGA FG% APG A 3PM 3PA 3P%
Career - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Season - - 503 25.10 - - - - - - - - 5.30 106 - - -
team
Wins Losses
17 7
Basketball Honors

USA CAREER
Currently no.1 in steals, 2 in Points, 3 in Assists and 18 in Rebounds in North Carolina
Georgia Tournament MVP and All Star Sanford Shootout Tournament All Star and top scorer
AUSTRALIAN CAREER
2012 Maribyrnong sports academy basketball scholarship 2012-2009. • Runners up • Tournament all-star • Tournament MVP National Salvation Army tournament
2011 National Salvation Army tournament/Perth Western Australia • Runners up • Tournament all-star • Tournament co-MVP National School championships/Bendigo Victoria • Champions • Highest scorer in grand final Victorian Junior Basketball League U18s. Melbourne Tigers • Grand final MVP
2010 National school championships/Bendigo Victoria • Champions • 2nd highest scorer in tournament • Grand final top scorer Domestic league competition/Melbourne Victoria • Champions • Grand final MVP Scholarship to NITP (national intensive training program)
2009 Scholarship to Maribyrnong sports academy, Melbourne. Senior national school championships Newcastle NSW • Runners up • 2nd top scorer as junior.
2008 Western Australia Basketball League U14s • Champions • Grand final MVP. • League all-star School domestic competition U14s • Champions • Grand final MVP • 35pt average per game Western Australian State Championships U14s • Grand Final MVP • Tournament All-star National Christian Schools U14 comp. Top scorer (11 years old)
2007 Western Australian State championships U12s • Champions • Grand Final Best and Fairest award Western Australian Basketball League U12s League champions • All Grand Final MVP • -stars National School Boy’s Tournament U12s Selected for Western Australian state team

Basketball Additional

2012-2009. Coached by Brian Vaughns/former NBA player for the Milwaukee Bucks. National classics tournament/Melbourne Victoria • 2011 Coached by Andrew Gaze National Salvation Army tournament/Melbourne Victoria • 2010 Coached by Lindsay Gaze Aussie National men's head coach for 17 yrs•

Academics


GPA
SAT Reading
SAT Writing
SAT Math
SAT Score (Composite)
ACT Score (Composite)
High School
Grace Christian School
School City
Sanford
School State
NC
Guidance Counselor
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Guidance Counselor Phone
Guidance Counselor Email
Class Size
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School Size
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TOEFL Score
Class Rank
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School Division
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Major Category
Business Mgmt and Admin. Services
Major
Business Administration/Management
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Personal


First Name
Mark
Last Name
Riches
Address
City
State
Zip
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Email
Phone
Athlete's Mother
Athlete's Father
Gender
M
Height
6'2"
Weight
165
Birthdate
NCAA Clearinghouse ID
Personal Highlights

Australian, college sophomore currently attending Davis College in Johnson City, New York.
Trying to transfer to a different program.

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Blog Posts


W v Wayne Christian
February 12, 2013
...Mark Riches, often the key to the Crusader defense, totaled 18 points, seven rebounds, six assists and five steals. ... sanford herald Feb. 5
NC Rank---1-Steals 2-Points 3-Assists 18-Rebounds
January 31, 2013
30th Jan 2013. new observer.com
1 vs 2 in scoring in NC
January 30, 2013
In a showdown between the top two scorers in the state, the Crusaders held Cresset's Shawn Lipscomb well below his 35-point per game average while Crusader senior Mark Riches poured in 30 points...
A road win against 5 Lithuanians
January 24, 2013
Grace Christian 84, Cape Fear Christian 73 Senior guard Mark Riches led the Crusaders with 25 points as they won a CCC game on the road Tuesday night.
THE LAST 3 GAMES - 22 Asts - 26 Stls - 59 Pts
January 13, 2013
22 Assists 26 Steals 59 Points
STEALS LEADER - 2nd in ASSISTS and POINTS
January 12, 2013
Steals LEADER M.Riches GCS 13 46 3.5ave. Points SECOND M.Riches GCS 13 318 24.5ave. Assists SECOND M.Riches GCS 13 66 5.1ave. Rebounds 5.6ave 17th Read more here:...
LEADING in STEALS 1/8/2013
January 9, 2013
SPG M.Riches G S Ave. GCS 12 40 3.3 Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/content/sports/highschool/curr/top_numbers.html#storylink=cpy
I'm ba-ack!
January 7, 2013
32 pts. and several assists in the first game back was unfortunately not enough to get the win against Nuese. Can't wait to get back into the W's.
TOP SCORER IN NC - TOP 5 in Assists, Steals (10 +games)
January 5, 2013
Name,Sch;G;PTS;PPG M.Riches,GCS;10;259;25.9 G. Clark,CLY;12;276;23.0 R.Allen-Shabazz,KNI;12;26221.8 D.Robertson,GHO;10;210;21.0 ASSISTS Name,Sch;G;A;APG Q.Ray,MID;13;68;5.2 F.Rambert,NEU;10;52;5.2...
2nd ankle roll ever - leads to missing games
December 18, 2012
Injuries, on and off the court, have hurt the Crusaders through the last two weeks. Point guard Mark Riches, who has multiple 30-plus-point games already this season, was injured last week. from...
Free throws to seal the win
December 12, 2012
Grace Christian 57, O'Neal 51 from the Sanford Herald Mark Riches led all scorers with 19 points while B.J. Harrison had a double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds. The Falcons kept the game...
No to FEAR
December 12, 2012
Grace Christian 64, Cape Fear Christian 56 from the Sanford Herald The host Crusaders (5-3 1-0) won their Carolina Christian Conference opener Friday night. Grace used a 21-8 advantage in the third...
Converting
December 12, 2012
SANFORD HERALD— Thirty was the number of the night for Grace Christian basketball Tuesday night. Mark Riches scored 30 points, pouring in 23 in the first half, leading the Crusaders to a 76-63 win...
47pts. = School high - The other coach says..."
December 12, 2012
Riches too much for WCA boys Sanford Herald Despite career-highs in points and rebounds from Zack Webb, the Wilson Christian boys basketball team could not overcome a tough Sanford Shootout host...
85pts. in 2 games All Star honour
December 12, 2012
from the Sanford Herald Grace Christian 86, Wilson Christian 68 Wake Christian 79, Grace Christian 72 Wake Christian beat the Crusaders (3-2) in the championship game of the Coca-Cola Sanford...
SLASH, DRIVE and ASSIST
December 12, 2012
GRACE vs. UNION PINES VIKINGS from the Sanford Herald Grace Christian's B.J. Harrison and Mark Riches scored 27 points each. Harrison filled it up from long range with seven three-pointers. Riches...
GEORGIA tournament MVP honor
December 12, 2012
from the Sanford Herald Grace Christian 86, Open Bible 45 Grace Christian 69, Grace Academy 55 Grace Christian (2-0) opened its season winning the Inland Classic at Grace Academy in Georgia. On...
MARK RICHES FROM AUSTRALIA - HISTORY
December 12, 2012
2012 Maribyrnong sports academy basketball scholarship 2012-2009. Coached by Brian Vaughns/former NBA player for the Milwaukee Bucks. National classics tournament/Melbourne Victoria • Coached by...