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Record: 1-7 (2021)

Varsity Boys Basketball

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Most Recent Season (2019-20)

  • Team played its inaugural season in brand new Richard N. Berman Athletic Center.
  • Alum Jon Wessel’s 1st year as AFS head basketball coach.
  • AFS went 3-20 overall, 0-8 in Friends League play.
  • Beat CHAD 56-52 on Alumni Day.
  • Collin Brown (16.6 ppg, 6 rpg) & David Jordan (14.2 ppg, 5 rpg) led the way for ‘Roos all season.
  • Squad will have 6 returning varsity players.


AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Previous Season (2018-19)

  • Advanced to Friends Schools League playoffs (4th seed) for 1st time in 5 years (lost to Friends’ Central).
  • Coach Steve Chadwin’s 40th & final year at Abington Friends.
  • Team finished with winning record overall (11-10) and in Friends Schools League play (5-4).
  • Played season using Manor College as their home court.
  • Taalib Holloman was 2nd leading scorer in Friends Schools League, averaging 15.7 PPG; named 1st team all-league.
  • Seniors Taalib Holloman (Wilmington University) will continue his playing career in college.

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Program Highlights

  • Since mid-1980s have won 16 Friends League Championships, including eight in-a-row from 1991-97.
  • Steve Chadwin’s completed his 40th & final season in 2019, compiling 649 wins wins at AFS.
  • Sent numerous players to all levels of college basketball, including many to Division 1 such as Michael Jordan, Lamar Plummer & Aron Cohen (Penn), Jason Love (Xavier), Jabril Trawick (Georgetown), Andrew Jones III (Penn State) and Bryan Cohen (Bucknell).
  • Returning 7 players from last year’s team for 2019-20.
  • AFS Alum Jon Wessel takes over as Head Coach for the 2019-20 season.

Team Schedule


Jonathan Wessel Jonathan Wessel
Bartley Jeannoute Bartley Jeannoute
Isaiah Lester Isaiah Lester


# Name Grade Position
44 Nathan Thorne 12 F
3 Aasim Gunther 11 G
23 Bryan Carter 11 F
22 Debarrin Norman 11 C/F
15 Kyle Conner 11 C/F
5 Jabril Hampton 10 G
20 Jared Shanken 9 G
10 Kaydin Ford 9 G
24 Markel Easley 10 (V/JV) F/G
52 Che Moritz 10 (V/JV) F
43 Nathan Osborne 9n (V/JV) C/F)
45 James Hewitt 11 (JV) C/F)
14 Calder Small 10 (JV) G
4 Dillon Letherer 10 (JV) G
25 James Bryant 9 (JV) G
50 Jigme Thupten 9 (JV) G
33 Ethan Hodnett Bell 8 (JV) F/G)