Posted On: 06/5/20 5:00 PM

Who are the top on-ball defenders currently attending school in Montgomery County? The purpose of this article is to highlight some of the very best, regardless of class. Below you will find, listed in alphabetical order by last name, 10 of the top on-ball defenders from MoCo. This is part of a series that will aim to highlight players based on various superlatives.

Note: these superlative lists will not be mutually exclusive. If someone can handle the ball and do something else (i.e. shoot) at a high level, they will be included in both lists. 

Aidan Camper | Sandy Spring ’22

As Sandy Spring’s lead guard, Camper’s biggest selling point has to be his on-ball defense. He’s solid at the point of attack, and when he’s making shots on offense, that helps him get going on defense.

Cole Hanin Cole Hanin 5'10" | PG Bullis | 2021 State MD | Bullis ’21

Calling Hanin a menace on defense would be an understatement. He excels at pressuring the ball and getting under opposing ball-handlers, leaving them with little room to operate.

Antoine Jacks Antoine Jacks 5'10" | PG Good Counsel | 2021 State MD | Good Counsel ’21

Jacks set the tone defensively early and often for the Falcons this season. He was often seen picking up full

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