NYC Top Recent Performers
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With a wide range of events going down all around the nation to start off the summer, the skillset of high level NYC Prospects have been on full display. This list of tough hoopers have put on some big time…
With a wide range of events going down all around the nation to start off the summer, the skillset of high level NYC Prospects have been on full display. This list of tough hoopers have put on some big time performances, and representing the Mecca of basketball very well.
Mingo has had standout performances in the Nike EYBL Peach Jam, including a 25-point game where he shot nine for 12 against the Florida Rebels. He is known for his shooting ability, finishing around the basket, and playmaking skills. Mingo also brings it on the defensive end as well, being an elite perimeter defender.
Powell is a player who can quickly change the momentum, with the ability to heat up from outside. He recently had impressive performances, including a 6-for-10 shooting from downtown in one and a 30-point game in the CHSAA team camp. Paul is also money from mid range, and uses his frame to power through defenders on the inside when he slices to the basket.
Alston is a smooth point guard with a high basketball IQ. He reads defenses well, makes impactful plays, takes care of the basketball, and isn’t afraid to make shots in clutch moments. He recently had a 21-point, 5-assist, and 3-steal performance at the MH Augusta Live Showcase. Alston also has the ability to facilitate the offense, and puts pressure on opposing ball handlers.
Solano is an athletic center that showcases high level mobility and shot-blocking ability. He is an elite rim protector on defense and a threat for alley-oops and dunks. Solano also displays good basketball knowledge, especially in pick-and-roll situations, knowing exactly wanted to make his move to the basket. Solano has seen a stock rise tremendously recently.
Jeffers is a versatile wing player who excels in driving to the basket and finishing consistently. He moves well without the ball, exploits gaps in the defense, and has a smooth three-point shot. Additionally, he is a tough defender and can cause turnovers for the opposing team, often times leading to transition buckets for both him and his teammates.