Posted On: 06/8/19 8:44 PM

North Broward Prep upgraded its lineup with the addition of transfer MK Ashmore.

The 6-foot-6 Ashmore was not available for the Eagles' first two games Saturday at Barry University's High School Team Camp but provided major energy in North Broward Prep's 50-19 rout of Nova High.

The rising junior showed nice footwork, a good handle and was a factor on the boards for head coach Casey Wohlleb. Ashmore & Co. jumped out to a 18-0 lead and led 30-7 by the half.

"He brings size, athleticism, aggressiveness ... he moves well," Wohlleb said. "I really liked how aggressive he was like in one-on-one situations and transition. Just attacking the rim. That lob was all on instinct, just that cut with Dom [Denny].

"He just got back from vacation for like six or seven days. That's not easy to do, but he was ready."

Ashmore is a transfer from Somerset Academy in Boynton Beach. He has had to endure a couple of surgeries on his knee due to osteochondritis dissecans disease but says "now everything is good."

Ashmore grew from 6-2 to 6-6 in the past year.

"I'm going to bring the excitement," he says, "and offense and defense. Everything I

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