The Joe Zone

Charity work in Newcastle

Pupils at a Blyth school have scored a slam dunk with their new playground equipment. Staff at St Wilfrids Primary School had been looking for donations to help improve the facilities at the school. And they were blown away when Dunhelm Homes arranged for two outdoor basketball hoops to be sent to the school, which…
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Signing with South Carolina

Former Barking Abbey baller Joe Ikhinmwin has signed an NCAA letter of intent (in November!) to play for the NCAA Division 1 South Carolina State Bulldogs. The athletic 6’6 sophomore forward has been playing at junior college Seminole State College this season. He has two years of NCAA eligibility left. Seminole State head coach Tom…
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6th Man of the Week

After an Impressive start to his division 1 college career Joe Ikhinmwin is voted 'Honorable Mention' for Conference 6th Man of the Week for his play with South Carolina State Bulldogs after coming off the bench to average 12 points and 6 rebounds in 15 minutes over the first four game.