Posted On: 08/23/20 2:30 PM

The grassroots season has come and gone. While everything about the experience was different, there were still standout players and exciting moments throughout every weekend. 

Here are some of the top 16U guards from the summer:

Jasper HedinJasperHedin6'4" | SGWinona | 2022StateMN, MN Lightning Ellerbusch

Whatever Hedin’s stock was going into the summer, I don’t see how he couldn’t have raised it with his play. The 6-foot-6 Winona swingman was a standout every time his team played, showcasing big time potential on both ends of the floor. He was the point man when they went with a 1-3-1 full court trap, where his length was an absolute weapon. He initiated offense, created his own shot, scored at the rim, knocked down 3-pointers and made plays for guys. He’s got all the physical tools and he combines it with a well-rounded two-way game. 

Antonio Blueitt, Comets Elite 2022

Blueitt had an excellent sophomore season with Buffalo and in watching him play this summer, it’s clear he’s ready to take the reins for the Bison over the next two years. He’s smooth, skilled and smart. Blueitt’s got a unique ability to balance facilitating and making the

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