Posted On: 09/10/15 10:00 PM

In our “First Person Grassroots Recap” series we take a look at how the travel team season went for one our state’s programs.

In this episode we spoke with Chris Williams of the Peoria Heat.

 

17U

Record: 

.500 overall

Championships/Accomplishments: 

We placed in the Joy of the Game tourney by coming in 2nd place in the Silver Division.  We we're in the elite 8 game of 3 tournaments and played in the final four game in 4 tournaments.

Overall Thoughts on Season: 

Overall I feel as though we had a successful summer.

Standout Performers:

The guys who stood out on the 17u team who got the most exposure were 6’3 wing Dakota Bennington (Peoria Christian) who has 3 offers on the table.  6’0 DeMonte Simms (Peoria High) who is receiving a lot of attention from NAIA schools, few DII, and JUCO’s.  6"1 combo guard

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