2017 Player Showcase Camp

Columbia, S.C.

Palmetto Prep Academy will be hosting their first player showcase camp for prospective high school and transfer student-athletes on January 28th. All who are interested in attending the post-graduate program for the fall of 2017 are welcome to attend.

The athletes will be tested in the 40 yard dash, pro agility shuttle, position drills and one on one’s. The cost is $40 per athlete and registration begins at 9:30am. This event will be held at Brookland Cayce High School’s game field in West Columbia, SC. This surface is artificial turf.

All student-athlete’s will register the day of at the gate. A liability waiver will be required during registration.

**Palmetto Prep Academy does not accept student-athletes who have graduated high school later than 2015.** 


2017 Commitments to Date

Columbia, S.C.

The following players have committed and will enroll to their respective universities for the spring semester.

Willie Green – QB – University of Southern Miss
Gage Turner – TE – Troy University
Dreshun Miller – DB – Coastal Carolina
Chris King – FB – Florida Atlantic University
Nique Martin – WR – North Carolina Central University
Zach Leslie – WR – North Carolina A&T
Tyler Pogue – QB – Arkansas Tech
Trevion McCollum – QB – Lincoln University (PA)
Tyreik Mcallister – WR – University of Charleston (WV)
Michael Walker – OL – University of Charleston (WV)
Kartilus McFadden – RB – Limestone College
Jonathan Sims – ATH – North Greenville University
EJ Henley – LB – Webber International University
CJ Greenlee – LB – University of Pikeville

We will be announcing several more commitments as we continue on these next few weeks. Check out our Facebook page for photos of each commit!


Military Appreciation Game

Columbia, S.C.

Sunday marks the very first Military Appreciation Game in Palmetto Prep’s history. The Minutemen would like to show our appreciation for our veterans that have served and our current active military members. Palmetto Prep appreciate’s their service and dedication to our country.

PPA has partnered with a non-profit organization in Palmetto State Base Camp for the inaugural Military Appreciation Game. Special military themed jerseys will be sold during and after the game for $100 each. All of the proceeds will be donated to Palmetto State Base Camp to help their organization continue to serve veterans.

Palmetto State Base Camp’s goal is to take a veteran from a homeless state where he is living on the street to a productive state where he is fully integrated back into society. PSBC helps assist homeless veterans in building transitional homes and providing opportunities for veterans to secure independence through education and and employment.

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Kickoff is at 2:00 at Brookland Cayce High School.

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The Revolution is Here

Columbia, S.C.

Friday July 29th marks the day the Minutemen report to Columbia and begin their fall season. Players will be moving into Woodland Village Apartments Friday and Saturday. A team cookout will be hosted Saturday night at 6:00 at Woodland Village and several other obligations are schedule for the start of camp. See the breakdown below:

Friday July 29 – Move In Day – Woodland Village
Saturday July 30 – Move In Day & Team Cookout at 6:00 – Woodland Village
Sunday July 31 – Equipment Issue from 1:00pm-3:00pm – Palmetto Prep Office
Monday August 1 – First full team meeting at 6:00 – Haskell Heights Baptist Church
Tuesday August 2 – First Practice Begins at 4:00 – Nursery Road Elementary

Practices are open to the public. Stay tuned for offers, signings, updates regarding the Minutemen.


Pennamon Signs to Palmetto Prep

Columbia, S.C.

3-Star Defensive Back prospect Ke’Shan Pennamon from Jacksonville, Florida has signed to Palmetto Prep. Pennamon was committed to the University of Wisconsin up until he found out he would not qualify due to a test score. He also had 17 total offers from other various programs. Pennamon will attend Palmetto Prep to increase his score and re-open his recruitment.

Pennamon will play defensive back for the Minutemen and wear jersey #19. He will also remain committed to the Wisconsin Badgers. For more updates on Pennamon and other Minutemen recruits, please continue to check out our website and follow us on Twitter. (@palmettoprepmm)

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