Riverside-Martin Knights

School Name:Riverside High School
Location: Williamston, North Carolina

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School Colors: Navy and Silver
Mascot: Knight

Head Coach: Kirby Maness

  • Hometown, Eagle Spring, North Carolina
  • 57-3 Overall Record at Riverside High School
  • North Moore High School 2003
  • East Carolina University – B.S. History Education 2007
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte – Master of Education – Instructional Systems Technology 2011
  • East Carolina University – Master of School Administration 2015
  • Washington Daily News – Coach of the Year 2012-2013
  • Two Rivers Coach of the Year 2013-2014
  • North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association District Coach of the Year 2013-2014
  • Martin County Schools Teacher of the Year 2013-2014
  • Governor’s Teacher Network 2014-2015 – Professional Development Action Research

 

Assistant Coaches: Elton Coffield and Quincy Wiggins

Famous Graduates:

Top Players:

  • Kayla Jones
    • 6’1” Wing, Sophomore
    • Verbally Committed to North Carolina State University Class of 2017
    • Two Rivers Conference Player of the Year 2013-2014
    • North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association District Player of the Year 2013-2014
    • All State North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association 2013-2014
    • All-Tournament Team Regionals 2013-2014
    • NCPreps All State 2013-2014
    • 31 Points in the State Championship Game
    • Most Outstanding Player State Championship Game
    • Averaged 19.4 Points, 8.8 Rebounds, 3.7 Steals, 2.7 Assists
  • Takwana Bland
    • 5’6” Point Guard, Senior
    • Two Rivers All Conference 2013-2014
    • North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association All District 2013-2014
    • Bunn Holiday Tournament MVP 2013
    • All-Tournament Team Regionals 2013-2014
    • Averaged 10.8 Points, 4.4 Rebounds, 4.9 Steals, 2.6 Assists
  • Remi Simmions
    • 6’3” Power Forward, Sophomore
    • Transferred from Northern Durham
    • Excellent rebounder and shot blocker
    • Finishes well around the basketball and great in space
  • Sunterea Highsmith
    • 5’8” Small Forward, Junior
    • JV MVP 2013-2014
    • Averaged 17.2 Points, 7.7 Rebounds, 2.6 Steals, 1.9 Assists on JV

Accomplishments:

Team Roster:

# Name Height Year
2 Zaria Brown- Williams 5’8 Freshman
3 Takwana Bland 5’7 Senior
4 Sunterea Highsmith 5’8 Junior
5 Jaliyah Rondeau 5’4 Junior
11 Tegris Simmions 5’9 Junior
12 Shayla McCray 5’5 Sophomore
15 Leana Groover 5’8 Sophomore
20 Trianna moore 5’8 Senior
21 Kayla Jones 6’1 Sophomore
25 Ymonia’ Williams 5’7 Junior
33 Remi Simmions 6’3 Sophomore
40 Arion Burns 5’8 Sophomore