Posted On: 08/29/20 11:22 AM


During the abbreviated AAU season, many Columbus City League players have traveled to the best tournaments or scrimmages in and around the state of Ohio showcasing how much they have gotten better over the time of the pandemic, shutdown and other things that have happened in the chaos that we have called 2020. Since they started games back up in Ohio, some players have excelled for new AAU programs and some established AAU programs, making their stock go up in the eyes of coaches and scouts alike. These players have stood out as young men who seem like they will make an impact on their varsity teams this upcoming season. 

Maurice Barnes- South High School: The young man known as “Buck,” has gotten stronger, has waited his time long enough for his turn and looks like he is ready to assume the crown as best point guard in the Columbus City League south division. Barnes has had an excellent summer playing for the Ohio Varsity Shooting Stars, speaking to people that have seen him more than this writer has, improving his jumper and continuing to get his handle tighter for this season. The

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