Posted On: 04/8/19 12:21 PM
First weekend of the Ohio grassroots season is in the books. Teams primarily took their talent to Columbus or Cincinnati, and I got my feet wet at the Nike Cup by watching as many new players as possible.
Here are the guys who impressed me the most:
Carter Jones (2021) | 6-3 F | Mid Ohio Pumas (Gilliland) / Centerburg
Jones has light feet to go along with a strong, thick build. He runs the floor well and stays active without the basketball — he didn’t just score on post-ups as their 5, rather catching on dives to the basket often. Looks for contact inside and finishes with a soft touch. The lefty also stepped outside for a 3-pointer. Tracks rebounds down throughout the lane. Jones also showe