Markese Jacobs, Uplift

Posted On: 11/20/16 3:00 PM

The Washington Tournament of Champions during Thanksgiving week in Washington, Illinois is annually one of the best early season national high school events of the season.  Here we preview the 2016 event.



Tuesday, November 22

5:30 PM      Miller Career Academy vs Eureka
7:00 PM      Marmion Academy vs Washington
8:30 PM      Cloverdale vs Illini Bluffs


Wednesday, November 23
1:30 PM      Uplift vs Marmion Academy
3:00 PM      Indianapolis Manual vs Urbana
4:30 PM      Anaheim Esperanza vs Kenwood
6:00 PM      Wesley Christian vs Sunrise Christian
7:30 PM      Washington vs Union City
9:00 PM      Spartanburg Day vs Proviso East


Thursday, November 24

3:15 PM      Union City vs Uplift
4:45 PM      Redemption Christian vs Wesley Christian
6:15 PM      Sunrise Chrisitian vs Legacy Charter
7:45 PM      Anaheim Esperanza vs Spartanburg Day
9:15 PM      Soldan vs Faith Christian


Friday, November 25 (at Washington HS)

9:00 AM      Proviso East vs Kenwood
10:30 AM    Middle School Game
12:00 PM    Harvest Christian vs Miller Career
1:30 PM      Faith Christian vs Chicago Urban Prep Englewood
3:30 PM      Anaheim Esperanza vs Proviso East
5:00 PM      Kenwood vs Spartanburg Day
6:30 PM      Redemption Christian vs Sunrise Christian
8:00 PM      Uplift vs Washington
9:30 PM      Wesley Christian vs Legacy Charter

Friday, November 25 (at Eureka College)

5:30 PM      Marimon Academy vs Union City
7:00 PM      Eureka vs Harvest Christian
8:30 PM      Urban Prep Engelwood vs Soldan


Saturday, November 26

Games all day TBD



Illinois Prospect Watch



PF Manny Patterson (Kenwood)
PG Octavius Parker (Kenwood)
PG Bryson Langdon (Kenwood)
PG Calvin Hill (Kenwood)
F David Hunt (Kenwood)
SG Demarius Jacobs (Uplift)
PF Taylor Bruninga (Illini Bluffs)
SG Tyler Chisom (Proviso East)
PG Devin Whitelow (Washington)
SG Brennan Woods (Harvest Christian)




SF Naseer Turner (Kenwood)
SG Robert McGee (Kenwood)
SF Toraze Dobbs (Uplift)
SG Jayden Gadsby (Urban Prep Englewood)
C Mick Sullivan (Marimon Academy)
SG Quinlan Bennett (Proviso East)
PF Jordan Morris (Proviso East)
PG Trevor Moore (Proviso East)
PG JJ Flores (Harvest Christian)



G Antonio Reeves (Kenwood)
PG Markese Jacobs (Uplift)
PG Fred Cleveland (Urban Prep Englewood)
SF Collin Dietz (Washington)
PG Payton Havens (Washington)
PG Andre White (Harvest Christian)


National Prospect Watch


Kezie Okpala (Anaheim Esperanza – Stanford)
Cooper Neese (Cloverdale – Butler)
Brendan Newton (Faith Christian – Liberty)
Nicolas Claxton (Legacy Charter)
Christopher Duarte (Redemption Christian)
Javonte Perkins (Miller Career)
Isiah Jacey (Sunrise – Texas A & M)
Bryan Trimble (Sunrise – Florida State)
Parker Stewart (Union City – Ole Miss)
Loic Tchokogoue (Wesley Christian)
JaVonte Perkins (Miller Career)
Agustin Da Costa (Redemption Christian)
Rayshawn Neal (Legacy)



Zion Williamson (Spartansburg)
TJ Smith (Wesley Christian)
Christian Lorng (Wesley Christian)
Benson Lin (Wesley Christian)
Joel Bailey (Redemption Christian)
Isaiah Bujdoso (Redemption Christian)
Juan Du Casse (Sunrise Christian)
Khaleem Bennett (Sunrise Christian)
Brendan Harrick (Anaheim Esperanza)

Malik Hall (Sunrise Christian)
Blaise Keita (Sunrise Christian)
Bernard Kouma (Redemption Christian)
Jordan Kellier (Redemption Christian)
Ahmed Mahmoud (Wesley Christian)



Akot Aguer (Wesley Christian)
Jerry Iliya (Redemption Christian)
Markarios Russell (Redemption Christian)
Elijah Bishop (Soldan)