2019 SourceHoops Fall HS Team Showcase Preview
SourceHoops has put together an excellent event to wind down the high school fall ball in South Florida, getting together 20 quality high school programs to compete before going live in November. The showcase is stacked with talented teams and players that hold offers or interest from High Major D1 schools all the way to NAIA. #PBCHOOPS will be in the gym along with other scouts, media and college coaches allowed to be out during this time frame.
Here is a look of players and teams to watch in what should be an action packed day at the DS SPortsplex in Deerfield Beach:
Wesley Cardet c/o 2021 6' 5" (HBC) - Northeast HS
Strong, physical lead guard that can score from all 3 levels, lock up defender. Holds offers from FGCU, Miami, Florida, USC, Alabama, Clemson, Iowa State, Saint Louis, Tulane, USF
Devin Carter c/0 2020 6' 4" (FL Firebirds) - Doral Academy
This will be our first time seeing Carter in person. Holds offers from Ga Tech, South Carolina, VCU, FIU, Northern Arizona, College of Charleston
Marvel Allen c/0 2023 6' 3" (Clockwork) - Wellington HS
Highly skilled guard that can score the basketball. Looking forward to see him in the mix against tough opponents. Holds offer from USF
Matthew Bewley c/o 2023 6' 9" (HBC) - Northeast HS
Offers from Florida, Alabama. USF, Iowa State
Ryan Bewley c/o 2023 6' 9" (HBC) - Northeast HS
Offers from Florida, Alabama. USF, Iowa State
Greg Glenn c/o 2022 6' 6" (Eagles Elite) - Calvary Christian
Offers from FSU, Florida, Miami, Alabama. USF, Iowa State, Oklahoma State
Jahvon Smith c/o 2020 6' 3" (Vikes) - Miami Norland
Offers from Southeast Louisiana, Louisiana Tech, Ball State, Eastern Michigan, Southeast Missouri
Marvin Mercedes c/o 2020 5' 10" (Cobra Elite) - Boyd Anderson
Super quick guard with great feel for the floor, can score the basketball. Holds no offers yet but expect interest to pick up with a solid season.
Micah Octave c/o 2021 6' 3" (PBCHOOPS) - Grandview Prep
Solid summer running with Landfall Elite on the grassroot circuit, just has a knack for scoring and being disruptive on the defensive end.
Jimel Cofer c/o 2021 6' 4" (The Pack) - Schoolhouse Prep
Transplant from Austin, TX adding to already loaded Schoolhouse Prep team that made it Lakeland last season in 2A.
Erik Pratt c/o 2020 6' 4" (Palm Beach) - Park Vista
Lights out shooter with nice size and handle, will be the go to guy for the Cobras this year
Osmar Araujo c/o 2023 6' 6" (Shabazz Elite) - Riviera Prep
Justin Johnson c/o 2023 (MG Chiefs) - Carol City
Palm Beach County Players to Watch
Will VanHook c/o 2021 6' 0" (PBCHOOPS) - Palm Beach Central Strong PG that’s always in attack mode. Possesses great vision and locks up on D.
De' ante Perez c/o 2020 (Clockwork) - Wellington Long and athletic, will be a leader for the Wolverines this season.
Harry Gabriel c/o 2021 6' 0" (PBCHOOPS) - Grandview Prep May not been known locally yet but that will change soon, can score the ball and has nice athleticism.
Bobby Stewart c/o 2021 6' 7" (PBCHOOPS) - Boca Raton HS Lefty with range, nice footwork and soft touch around the basket.. expecting a breakout season for him with the Bobcats
Chance Dixon c/o 2020 6' 0" (PB Chief) - Santaluces Knockdown shooter with unlimited range
Jordan Johnson c/o 2021 6' 1" (FTL Skills) - Fort Lauderdale Looking to build off a strong summer with Team Breakdown, scores in bunches.
John Saenz c/o 2020 6' 2" (Palm Beach) - Park Vista High motor, always looking to attack..
Cedric Louis c/o 2020 6' 4" (PBCHOOPS) - Saint John Paul II High energy, athletic and bouncy. Good combo..
Others PBC Players to Watch
Jagger Ruiz c/o 2020 (Clockwork) - Wellington
Caleb Mackrey c/o 2022 6' 0" (Western Lions) - Olympic Heights
Vedan Cowan c/o 2021 6' 1" (Team Original) - Inlet Groove
Matt Ansah c/o 2021 5' 11" (PBCHOOPS) - Saint John Paul II
Jermaine Hunter c/o 2023 5' 9" (PBCHOOPS) - Grandview Prep
Chad Napoleon c/o 2020 6' 4" (Royals) - Lake Worth
Christian Baquerizo c/o 2021 6' 3" (Western Lions) - Olympic Heights
Benati Mrwebi c/o 2020 6' 1" (Royals) - Somerset Canyons
This is just a small list, #PBCHOOPS will be on site all day as there are sure to be more players looking to breakout and take advantage of the opportunities ahead.
Once again #PBCHOOPS has put together individual teams to allow players with no squad to participate in exposure events such as this. Which gives them the opportunity to compete and test their skill level against quality competition in an environment with college coaches, scouts and media in attendance.
Below are the rosters for this weekend:
#PBCHOOPS Team #1
#PBCHOOPS Team #2
The complete schedule can be found here https://www.sourcehoops.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-FALL-SHOWCAS...
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