Conference Preview

Posted On: 05/12/20 1:06 PM

Hudson County basketball will look much different next season. Marist has made the last two Hudson County Tournament finals, but the school is closing down at the end of the academic year. Zion Cruz was the top prospect in the 2022 class, but the former Hudson Catholic guard transferred to Oak Hill Academy. Hudson County is still full of talented players capable of taking over games. Here are the top duos in Hudson County.

St. Peter’s Prep

The Marauders won the 2019-20 Hudson County Tournament behind the play of  Mark Armstrong Mark Armstrong 6'2" | PG St. Peter's Prep | 2022 State #53 Nation NJ  and  Rayshawn Ford Rayshawn Ford 6'2" | SG St. Peter's Prep | 2021 State NJ . The former is a dynamic scorer capable of scoring 25 points on any given night. Ford closed out the season strong as he finished with three straight 20-point performances. The guards play well off each other as they can finish around the basket, knock down shots from behind the arc and facilitate the offense. St. Peter’s Prep should be one of the top teams in New Jersey next season behind Armstrong and Ford.

Hudson Catholic

The Hawks may have lost Cruz, but they still have a talented guard duo in  Justin Glover Justin Glover 6'2" | SG Hudson Catholic | 2021 State NJ  and  Isaiah Griffin Isaiah Griffin 5'11" | PG St. Benedict's | 2022 State NJ . The latter is a talented lead guard who is capable of

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