Posted On: 05/13/19 11:25 PM

LAWRENCE, Kan. — The annual KC Classic saw some of the top grassroots teams from around the state of Kansas, Kansas City and the region meet at the Kansas Pavilion in Lawrence and the event drew several top performers.

Here, Prep Hoops takes a look at some of the events top point guard prospects in the 17U division.

8-Joe Berry, 6’1, 2021, Washburn-Rural, YOBO

A defensive bull who brings strength, energy and skill to the floor. After a highly successful finish at state, Berry is continuing his tradition of outthinking his opponents and using his length and strength to his advantage. Also a fan of the glass for his one-handed floater.

 

 

0-Walzel Evans, 6’0, 2020, JC Harmon, YOBO 17s

A solid defender who moves well and puts a ton of pressure on the ball. A point guard himself, Evans has good vision for his size and can play a physical brand of ball up top. He looks to play close then pulls it back for a jump shot or looks to clear the area for an uncontested pass.

3-Javon Grant 5’11, 2021, Pittsburg, Carroll GoL1ve 17U

A speedy guard with solid handles and a knack for

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