Sneak Peak At Downriver Bad Boyz 17u


Posted On: 06/19/18 8:44 AM

The Downriver Bad Boyz are a travel basketball program that’s here to stay. Players in the program can see their games develop and their skill sets grow. The Downriver Bad Boyz have rosters with a vast array of talents and skill levels. But it’s not all about basketball. Coaches in the program stress academics and help the players grow as athletes, students, and people.

The Downriver Bad Boyz 17u team has seen a great deal of success this spring. They were 21-5 over the course of the season. They’ve seen players receive attention and interest from college coaches. The Downriver Bad Boyz 17u will be a team that college coaches will want on their radar this summer.


Rayvon Black 

2019, PG, Cornerstone

Black is an athletic guard. He’s quick and has solid fundamental ball skills.

Savion Gray

2019, SG, Kennedy

Gray is an aggressive defender who is always looking to force a turnover. He has quick feet and a first step that gets him open mid range jumpers.

Chris Dobessi

2019, G, Wyandotte

He’s a classic stat sheet filler. Dobessi has a nice looking jumper with good fundamentals.

Cam Hudson

2019, PG, Detroit Loyola

Hudson is a smart and composed point guard. He has a college ready physique right now.

Justin Henderson

2018, F, Flat Rock

He’s always a threat for a double-double. Henderson is a strong rebounder and post defender.

Andrew Leamy

2019, G, Belleville

He’s a high level shooter with a quick release. He has quick feet and a smooth dribble.

Patric Allen

2020, F, Henry Ford Academy

Allen has a nice combination of size and athleticism. He has a very high ceiling as a player and prospect.

Deondre Bonaparte

2019, PG, Ecorse

Bonaparte can score from anywhere on the court. He finishes with both hands and can play on or off the ball.

Tre’veon Ruffin

2020, F, Belleville

Ruffin is a slasher that attacks the basket. He is a big time above the rim finisher and a solid defender as well.

Alex Hernandez

2019, PG, Melvindale

Hernandez is a shifty point guard who plays well off contact. He has good court vision and a solid three point shot.