Getting to Know Lindell Wigginton

Lindell Wigginton is a Nova Scotia-born elite student-athlete currently attending Oak Hill Academy in Mouth Of Wilson, VA. The 6’2″ Canadian is one of the most explosive lead guards in America, ranked 46th nationally for the class of 2017 per Rivals. Averaging 16 ppg, 3 rpg, 4.4 apg, with a 30 PER on the Gauntlet circuit, Wigginton is making his case as an elite guard who will have his pick of blue blood colleges. Best known for his finishes at the rim, Wigginton is seeking to help his team, Stackhouse Elite, secure a spot at the Adidas Gauntlet Finale in South Carolina.

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Getting to Know Jahvon Blair

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Jahvon Blair is a Canadian-born elite student-athlete currently attending Orangeville Prep in Mono, Ontario. The 6’4″ south-paw is one of the most under the radar lead guards for the class of 2017. DraftExpress wrote of Blair, “he figures to be a very productive college player who could develop into an NBA prospect in time.” Best known for his outstanding size at his position, making clutch shot, and ball-handling, Blair is seeking to help his team, CIA Bounce, secure a spot at the Nike EYBL Peach Jam.

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Getting to Know Jules Bernard

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Jules Bernard is an elite student-athlete currently attending Windward High School in Los Angeles, California. The 6’5 wing is one of the most sought after players in the nation, currently ranked the #33 player in the country for the class of 2018 per Scout. Playing for the Compton Magic on the AAU circuit, Jules already has college coaches vying for the highly skilled and versatile wing that can knock down perimeter jumpshots, create off the dribble, generate easy looks for teammates, and crash the glass for extra possessions.

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Getting to Know Foster Loyer

Foster Loyer is an elite student-athlete currently attending Clarkston High School in Clarkston, Michigan. The 6’0 floor general is one of the most competitive players in the Midwest for the class of 2018, and is ranked #105 per 247Sports Composite rankings. Running with All-Ohio Red (16U) on the Nike EYBL AAU circuit this year, Foster is poised to lead his team atop the standings with his combination of savvy, ball-control, and vision. Best known for knocking down jumpshots, digging-in defensively, and controlling tempo, Foster is also an excellent student at  Clarkston High School holding down a 4.0 GPA.

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An Introduction to Mark ‘Rocket’ Watts

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Mark ‘Rocket’ Watts is an elite student-athlete currently attending Allen Academy in Detroit, Michigan. The 6’1 combo-guard is one of the best freshman in the Midwest, and is already receiving heavy interest  from several high major programs. Making the move to The Family on the AAU circuit this Spring, Mark already has  college coaches raving about his  playmaking and shooting ability as a Freshman.

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Getting to Know Danny Kolp

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Danny Kolp is an elite student-athlete currently attending Petoskey High School in Petoskey, Michigan. The 6’8 combo-forward is one of the fastest rising players in the Midwest for the class of 2018, and is getting a ton of interest from high major programs across the country. Making the switch to the Michigan Mustangs (Faletti) on the AAU circuit this year, Danny is primed to have a breakout summer, as college coaches have already started to fall in love with Danny’s combination of length, skill, and athleticism. Best known for knocking down jumpshots against unsuspecting defenders, Danny is also an honor-roll student at Petoskey High School holding down a 3.3 GPA while being enrolled in Honors and AP courses.

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OBC 16U Adidas Gauntlet Highlights

Ohio Basketball Club 16u is off to a hot start on the Adidas Gauntlet circuit, going 8-3 in their first eleven games. The talented squad boasts several high major prospects, including Robby Carmody (18/Mars HS) and Dwayne Cohill (18/Holy Name HS). See below for OBC highlights from the Adidas Guantlet events in Dallas and Atlanta courtesy of 3RDCOASTBLOG and Fresh Sport Films:

 

Getting to Know Brandon Slater

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Brandon Slater is an elite student-athlete currently attending Paul VI Catholic High School in Fairfax, Virginia. The 6’6 wing is one of the most versatile players in the nation, currently ranked the #26 player in the country for the class of 2018 per Scout. Playing for Team Takeover on the AAU circuit, Brandon already has college coaches vying for the explosive wing that can knock down perimeter jumpshots, finish at the rim through contact, create easy looks for teammates and play lockdown defense.

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Davion Bradford and Jamal Cain Workout Video

6’2 combo-guard Davion Bradford (17/The Family) and 6’7 wing Jamal Cain (17/The Family) are getting looks from D1 colleges across the country. The video below (courtesy of Prep Stars) highlights their strong bond off the court as cousins, reflects what skills are developed through the individual workout sessions with their trainer, and displays the strong work ethic necessary to prepare for the next level. Davion and Jamal are sure to succeed at the next level because of their approach to the game and unrelenting work ethic.

Getting to Know Evan Gilyard

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Evan Gilyard is an elite student-athlete currently attending Simeon Academy in Chicago, Illinois. The 5’10 point guard is one of the most sought after high school players in the nation, currently ranked the #40 point guard in the country for the class of 2017 per ESPN. Playing for Meanstreets Chicago on the AAU circuit, Evan is creating buzz among college coaches that need a lightning quick point guard with good court vision, ability to score, while being an absolute lockdown defender.

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