Captured the 2018 Spokane Hoopfest, a 3x3 tournament, elite high school boys division championship, with his 2018 Youth Olympic Games teammates.
Named to the 2018 U.S. Youth Olympic Games Men's Basketball Team on April 4, 2018.
Teamed up with Dudley Blackwell, Jyare Davisand Patrick McCaffery to capture the 2018 USA Basketball 3x3 U18 National Championship, and will compete alongside those three at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games, which will be held Oct. 6-18 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Participated in the 2016 USA Basketball Men's Junior National Team October minicamp.
High School Honors
2018 private and charter schools all-area honorable mention.
2018 P.A.C.I.S. All-Conference Team.
High School Notes
As a freshman in 2017-18, aided Greensboro Day School (N.C.) to a 27-7 record and the North Carolina Class 3A state title; scored 15 points in the championship game.
Started two of 34 games played and compiled 364 points (10.7 ppg.), 126 rebounds (4.0 rpg.) and 65 assists (1.9 apg.).
Scored a single-game career high 25 points against Wakefield High school in the 2017-18 season.
Transferred from Raleigh Broughton High School (N.C.) to Greensboro Day School prior to the 2017-18 season.
Plays in the summer for Team David West in the Garner Road Basketball Club.
Competed in football, track and field, golf and swimming through middle school.
Born in Raleigh, North Carolina, and calls Greensboro, North Carolina, home.
Son of Sims and Brad McCorkle; has one sister, Sara (14).
Member of his school’s honor roll.
Great uncle, Don McCorkle, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Father played basketball at Guilford College (NAIA); mother was a varsity cheerleader for Appalachian State University; and uncle, Bobby Martin, played soccer and ran for Appalachian State, and played professionally for the Wilmington Hammerheads of the PDL.
The McCorkle File:
First played basketball: when he was a little kid.
Enjoys: playing golf, hunting or fishing.
Top five movies: “Christmas Vacation,” “Taladega Nights,” “Thunderstruck,” “Hoosiers” and “Ferris Bueler’s Day Off.”
Favorite player: Larry Bird.
Favorite class: Spanish.
Most played song: “Family Tradition,” by Hank Williams Jr.