Posted On: 11/27/19 1:51 PM

Wednesday afternoon PrepHoopsIllinois caught a matchup between Woodward Academy (GA) and Lake Forest Academy.  This was the first game at TOC for Woodward and LFA was coming off a loss yesterday.  For the majority of the game Woodward controlled the contest with their star big man inside Walker Kessler.  LFA kept fighting back, but never could make it over the hump as Woodward won 55-41.  Here are our 5 Takeaways: Woodward Academy vs Lake Forest Academy.

 

Walker Kessler Triple Double

This was my first time seeing Walker Kessler extensively and I came away extremely impressed.  LFA has several guys with length and decent size up front, but they were no match for the 7-footer who is headed to North Carolina.  Kessler recorded a triple double of 18 points, 12 rebounds, and 12 blocks.   Offensively he is such a versatile player.  Easy range on his shot to well beyond the college three point line.  Around the hoop he used a combination of power and touch.  An array of hook shots, dunks, and sound footwork did the job.  Also liked him as a passer finding the open guys out of doubles.  Defensively he cleared the boards all game long and was

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