Posted On: 01/14/19 10:53 AM

Francisco’s Finest: Take Flight Challenge (Stock Raisers)

REDONDO BEACH, CA—The Take Flight Challenge, hosted by Redondo Union High School, is chock full of outstanding teams and individual talent. There were a number of fine performances throughout day two of the Take Flight Challenge—but none were more impressive than 2020 Ziaire Williams terrific all-around game (33-points, 15 rebounds, 5 assists, and 4 blocks). Sophomore Kenneth Simpson Jr. (Chaminade), junior Devin Tillis (Windward), and Oregon State-bound Jarod Lucas (Los Altos) put together fine performances as well. 

Kobe Stroughter (Liberty/NV)

2021, PG, 6-foot-1, 155 pounds

Stroughter has some Kendall Marshall (UNC/NBA) in his game due to his passing prowess

Joel’s Take: Stroughter has some Kendall Marshall (UNC/NBA Player) in his game. Stroughter doesn’t advance the ball as well as Marshall, but the slick lefty has impeccable vision and crafty ball handling skills. His length and quickness are impressive physical tools and the uncanny passing should deliver a D1 scholarship sooner rather than later. 

Kevin Bethel (Westchester)

2019, PG, 6-foot-1, 160 pounds

Joel’s Take: It’s hard to standout when the

Nevada All Access Pass

Subscribe to Prep Hoops Nevada to get access to all premium articles and prospect rankings for as little as $2 per week!