Posted On: 05/22/20 6:00 AM

As we look ahead to next high school season there will be quite a few stars from the 2020 class that will need to be replaced.  Here we examine some of those graduating stars and who their potential replacements could be for their high school squads!  This is Part 1!


High School: Whitney Young  
2020 Star: DJ StewardDJSteward6'2" | PGWhitney Young | 2020State#22NationIL & Tyler BeardTylerBeard6'3" | PGWhitney Young | 2020State#196NationIL
Future Replacement: Jaehshon ThomasJaehshonThomas6'1" | PGWhitney Young | 2021State#249NationIL & Dalen DavisDalenDavis5'11" | PGWhitney Young | 2023IL

Replacing two high-major backcourt players headed to Duke and Georgetown is not going to be easy for the Dolphins.  These two elevated the Dolphins program over the last few years and were on the verge of getting their state title.  The #2 point guard in the 2021 class is a good start to replacing them.  That is Jaehshon ThomasJaehshonThomas6'1" | PGWhitney Young | 2021State#249NationIL who brings a lot of the physicality to the position that Beard did.  Davis is one of the premier young floor generals in the state.  The 2023 prospect is smaller than Steward, but has the tools to develop into a big time guard over the next few years.



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