Posted On: 01/11/19 7:51 AM

We continue our coverage and breakdowns from the Baltimore Hoops Festival held at St. Frances Academy this past Saturday as we take a look at some standout forwards and centers.


John Ojiako

John Ojiako | Farragut Academy '20


At 6-foot-10, Ojiako was by far the tallest player on the floor as his team faced off against Boys' Latin. Although they came up short by a score of 66-61, Ojiako showed progress from the last time we saw him in the summer. He's always been able to catch and finish strong over the rim, but he showed hints of a jumper from 8-10 feet. At his size, he already has great athleticism. If he can adapt a floor game more into his repertoire, it'll increase his stock immensely. Ojiako finished with 10 points and was an effective presence on the glass.

Jake Nichols | Boys' Latin '20


Nichols had a tall task (literally) matching up against Ojiako. Nichols is just 6-foot-6, but plays with a great motor and is able to stretch the floor with

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