Posted On: 09/9/19 6:17 PM

It's my belief that in the future we will see Gerald Gittens Jr of St. John's Northwestern Military Academy leading a team to success in March Madness.  Prep Hoops spoke with Gittens today. 

Gerald averaged 18.5 points and 7.4 assists a game last winter and followed that up with a Prep Hoops Circuit championship in the summer highlighted by his 30 point game on the final day.  It was an outstanding experience that has helped put Gittens on the radar of several college programs. 

"In the spring I felt those games were our warm-up games and development games, bonding and playing together but when the summer came around it brought out a desire to win and do whatever it takes to win," Gerald said.  "The 17U year prepared me a lot for the upcoming season showing what type of skill set player it’s going to take to get to the next level and potentially pro.

"The top moment was when we won our Prep Hoops tournaments and how we came together as a team and enjoyed our time with one another."

College programs picked up their interest with Gittens and now a healthy group is in contact. 

"IUPUI, Buffalo and

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