Posted On: 02/26/20 3:00 PM
O’Fallon sophomore Caleb Burton is one of the top 2022 guards in the state. Currently checks in at #16 overall in the latest sophomore rankings. The 6’0” sophomore has a nice build and solid athleticism. Smooth offensive game with slick ball handling and the ability to hit stop and pop mid-range jumpers. Shows flashes as a three point shooter. Defensively he has a chance to be good with his active hands and anticipation.
Burton chatted with PHI about his sophomore campaign.
“We are doing pretty good. We beat Collinsville. I think I am playing good. I am a team player.”
Where has he seen the biggest growth in his game?
“My jumper has improved since last year.”
He has a couple of areas he is focusing on getting better heading into the spring.
“My defense and ball handling. I want to guard the best opposing guard.”
Has it been any different going from freshman to sophomore season?
“It is kind of the same. I played a lot last year and started as a freshman.”