Posted On: 06/13/19 6:00 AM

Now it is time to look at the top shooting guards and small forwards in the 2021 class.  Which wings are head and shoulders above the rest of the class?

 

Max Christie (Rolling Meadows)

Current Ranking: #1
Travel Team: Illinois Wolves

Christie is the clear top prospect in the state’s 2021 class and the best regardless of class.  He solidified that this spring posting huge numbers for the Illinois Wolves on the 17U level being one of the nation’s top scorers on the UAA circuit and then making the USA Basketball U16 team.  Elite scorer from the two guard spot with his long and lanky frame.  Plus shooter from three that sets up his shot and creates off the bounce as well.

 

Bryce Hopkins (Fenwick)

Current Ranking: #2
Travel Team: MoKan

Hopkins had a breakout junior campaign!  The Fenwick forward posted monster numbers all season long in the Chicago Catholic League.  He is a powerful scorer that can post up, attack with strength, and hit a three.  Hopkins is also a high level rebounder.  Showed he could produce

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