Posted On: 01/12/20 2:23 PM

The 29th Annual Highland Shootout was on Saturday and despite bad weather it was a packed house for all seven games from 10 AM through 10 PM.  This has become one of the premier events in the state year in and year out.  We will have TONS of coverage from the day, but let’s start out with Highland Shootout: Top Performers!

 

Luke Cox (Triad – 2020)

Cox is a 6’4” shooting guard that is a natural bucket getter.  The Triad senior came out firing and never stopped all day long!  Cox connected on an array of threes to open up with a smooth and fluid release.  He then began to score off the bounce.  Quick and aggressive moves to the hoop.  Pretty decent athlete that has crisp handles.  Missed a few bunnies, but overall was fantastic scoring it.  Also rebounded very well for a wing.  He went for 31 points (12-29 FG) and 11 rebounds.  Small colleges should be all over him!

 

Jevon Porter (Father Tolton, MO – 2022)

This was my first look at the 6’10” Porter.  The younger brother of the Denver Nuggets Michael Porter.  Jevon has similar height, but his game is definitely more reminiscent

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