Posted On: 06/25/20 6:29 PM

The Prep Hoops SoCal staff has spent the last few weeks digging through notes to find all the standout freshmen performers from the 2019-20 season. While it’s still too early to put together a fair numerical ranking for these young prospects, we did come up with an 85-player watchlist of guys to keep an eye on over the next three years.

Below is the fourth installment of who could potentially crack those top 5-10 spots if we did decide to publish a true ranking, based on first-year performance and long-term potential.

Ashton HardawayAshtonHardaway6'7" | SFBishop Montgomery | 2023, Bishop Montgomery - It’s difficult for a freshman to crack varsity minutes at Bishop Montgomery, but Hardaway played his way into meaningful playing time last season. The 6-foot-6 swingman has good size, length and fluidity for his position and a smooth shooting stroke that earned him good minutes.

Devin WilliamsDevinWilliams6'8" | CCorona Centennial | 2023, Corona Centennial - The 6-foot-8 forward has as intriguing of a frame as any prospect in the region. He’s long, wiry, mobile and has some early inside-out offensive tools that make him a prospect to track moving forward. Williams turned in a productive freshman campaign at Corona High before transferring to Centennial to

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