Cavs in College

Cavs in College

We pride ourselves on being a developmental organization and preparing players for collegiate level competition.  The NOVA Cavs have had a number of players go on to play college basketball and several more have had offers, though chosen not to pursue athletics.  Here are some of our notable alumni who are either currently playing or have played at the collegiate level:


Joey Hamer - College

Joey Hamer, Bishop Ireton HS ’17 – Lynchburg College (VA)


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Nate Kaniut, Yorktown HS ’17 – Goucher College (MD)


Chas Battaglia College

Chas Battaglia, Langley HS ’17 – Dickinson College (PA)


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Jordan James, George C. Marshall HS ’17 – Wesleyan University (CT)


David Akinyemi - College

David Akinyemi, Flint Hill School ’17 – Bates College (ME)


Sami El-Rafey College

Sami El-Rafey, Langley HS ’17 – Bridgewater College (VA)


Idaresit Ekpuk UMW

Idaresit Ekpuk, West Potomac HS ’17 – Mary Washington (VA)


Jack Foley - College

Jack Foley, George C. Marshall HS ’17 – Augusta University (GA)


Nick-Wright (PSB)

Nick Wright, Flint Hill School ’17 – Penn State Behrend (PA)


Tavon Tarpley College (HPU)

Tavon Tarpley, Langley HS ’16 – SPIRE Institute (OH) – Hawai’i Pacific University (HI)


Jamel Howard College

Jamel Howard, Tuscarora HS ’16 – Eastern Mennonite University (VA)



Nate Shafer, Langley HS ’16 – Swarthmore College (PA)


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Nate Roberts, Fairfax HS ’15 – Christopher Newport University (VA)


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Jack Ferguson, McLean HS ’15 – Salisbury University (MD)



Dre Puryear, South Lakes HS ’14 – Brewton-Parker College (GA)


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Kent Auslander, Herndon HS ’14 – University of Maryland (MD)


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Jack Shaffer, Trinity Christian ’14 – Gettysburg College (PA)


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Sam Lebryk, JEB Stuart HS ’13 – Swarthmore College (PA)


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John Pascoe, McLean HS ’13 –  Drew University (NJ)


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Darren Hawkins, Freedom South Riding HS ’13 –  Saint Vincent College (PA)


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Sango Amolo, McLean HS ’12 – Gettysburg College (PA)



Stephen Matthews, Landon HS ’09 – St. Mary’s College of Maryland



Max Keenan, Georgetown Day ’09 – McDaniel College (MD), Tulane University (LA)