Posted On: 07/18/19 2:55 PM
This week I attended the UAA Invite in Atlanta, Georgia plus the Elite-100 in Marietta, GA. High level basketball was on display at both events. Here were some of the standouts based in Arizona. Many of the Arizona Powerhouse Hoops players had great weekends.
DaRon Holmes PF 6’8 190 Millennium (AZ) (PHH 16 UAA and Elite-100 ATL)
-Young baby-face player just keeps impressing wherever he goes. He has room to grow but he is very versatile on both sides of the court. He literally guarded top PG’s in the 16 Circuit then multiple bigs with Big conference offers and outplayed all competitors. He is becoming more consistent as an overall shooter and seems most comfortable from mid-range. He can step out and hit the 3pt shot and works well in the post with his quick second jump and athleticism. He rebounds and blocks shots at a high rate. His ability to essentially guard anyone and score it multiple ways makes him highly coveted around the country. He can still fill in and get stronger and polish a few things up, but he looked better than many other Top-50 type of prospects. He picked up offers from Vanderbilt and