Posted On: 10/3/19 10:39 AM

Class of 2020 forward Riley Naeger of St. Pius X in Festus is a small school big who really started to make a name for himself during the summer.

The 6'7" Naeger is a versatile performer who can score and rebound inside at a high level, but what also stands out are his excellent passing and ball handling skills. He is a very unselfish player who relishes the idea of making his teammates better with the pass. Naeger is also a confident ball handler who can make plays off the dribble. His ability to handle the ball and pass enables teams to run offense through him in a smooth manner. It is a very common sight to see Naeger snatch down a rebound, then proceed to lead the fast break by himself to make a play.

 "Passing is the one thing I take most pride in because when I get my teammates the ball, it increases our chances of winning and then it opens up more opportunities for myself," he said. "Ball handling is very important to me because being a taller kid, people don't think I'm able to dribble. So, being able to to break someone down and get

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