MARIAH LINNEY is a 5’9″ Point Guard from Goose Creek, SC ( Goose Creek H.S. ) who certainly made a statement to college coaches during the month of July, if not the entire AAU season running with the Low Country Ballers AAU program.
Earlier in July she created buzz with dropping 46 points in a game with college coaches lined up around the court.. That kind of number / Offensive explosion is extremely rare in AAU basketball, especially on the girls side.
Then this week at the ASGR event in Charlotte, in last event with her AAU team – Mariah averaged 22 ppg. leading her team to a 5 – 0 record.
Previously receiving primarily Mid Major college interest…. July has seen the likes of Clemson and NC State show interest.
Clemson reaches out to 17′ 5’9 PG Mariah Linney after seeing her play
@ASGR1995 calls & text are rolling in.
Coach Wes from NC State just called inquiring about
Mariah has the game to back up the impressive numbers. At 5’9″ she has quality size for a Point Guard. She is Quick with very elusive ballhandling skills. She is a dangerous and consistent 3pt shooter both stationary and of the dribble. She comfortably creates the latter. Her size and athleticism allow her to create shots over the top of opposing Guards through the lane. Those attributes also allow her to be disruptive Defensively as well.
What makes her even more intriguing and enticing to Winning college coaches is that she also has a terrific feel for the position of Point Guard ( court general ) with facilitating team offense, making the extra pass and creating high % shots for teammates off penetration.
2014 – 2015 High School highlights
Lowcountry Ballers are Champs 5-0
finished the summer off strong with the fam
’17, 5’9″ PG, LinneyMariah (Lowcountry Ballers) great communicator, plays 110%, great shooter
Goose Creek’s MariahLinney named to Class AAAA all-state basketball team today.