Getting the Shot

November 7, 2018
Brian Mermelstein

Philadephia, Pennsylvania, United States

Class of 2019

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The Danny Rumph Classic benefits the Danny Rumph Foundation,  a nonprofit focusing on early heart screenings for young athletes to detect possible life-threatening conditions before it is too late. The Tournament itself consists of a combination of professional and amateur players, notably the Morris twins Marcus and Markeef from Philadelphia, and a special appearance from John Wall the 5-time all-star point guard for the Washington Wizards. Here are some of the photos from the championship game.

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Samme Givens goes up for a layup as a defender hopelessly looks on.

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University of Pennsylvania’s Darnell Foreman shoots over Brandon Austin of the Sacremento Kings

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Mo Watson surveys the court looking to make a scoring play.

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University of Pennsylvania’s Darnell Foreman shoots over Brandon Austin of the Sacremento Kings.

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Brandon Austin looks to contest a shot in the paint.

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Brandon Austin looks to contest a shot in the paint.


Samme Givens tries to communicate with a teammate while trying to get past his defender.

Brian Mermelstein is an Aleph from Chaverim AZA #1257 who always has a camera around his neck.

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