Posted On: 09/6/20 9:45 AM

With the new Rankings update comes one of my favorite pieces as I highlight a few New Names. While our new #1 is not necessarily a "New" name per say, the remaining 8 players in this piece have earned recognition and some have already received offers due to their play. Sit back and get to know some of the newest members of the 2021 Rankings.

Meechie Johnson Meechie Johnson 6'2" | PG Garfield Heights | 2020 OH Garfield Heights (#1)- Johnson made headlines in Ohio this Summer upon announcing his return to Garfield Heights after spending his junior year at ISA. The return makes Garfield Heights a serious contender in Division I out of Northeast Ohio. Personally, Johnson is one of the better guards in the state and has reshaped his body to become a dominant Division I prospect. Already a lethal shooter, Meechie has shown he can consistently beat defenders off the bounce and score in a multitude of ways. Extremely deserving of the #1 spot in the 2021 Rankings.

Scott Nieman Scott Nieman 6'7" | SF Elder | 2021 OH Elder (#77)- Nieman showed out running with Shining Stars this Summer. The 6’6 wing has long arms and knows how to use his bigger frame on the defensive end. Plays with passion and

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