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Posted On: 09/4/20 6:00 AM

During the months of July and August a ton of new players emerged from the state of Illinois with their play on the PrepHoops Circuit.  Here we dive into that here in our 2022 Illinois Prep Hoops Circuit Breakout Performers Pt 2!


Evan Ortiz (Chi-Town Warriors)

Ortiz is a Chicago Christian 6’0” guard that caught our attention.  The lefty plays with creativity off the bounce scoring on drives.  Active defender in the backcourt as well.


Donzelle Cooke (Chi-Town Warriors)

This Thornwood 2022 product was playing up on the 17U team.  Strong guard that used his physicality well taking it right at his defenders over and over again for scores and dunks in the paint.  One to watch moving forward!


Famious French (Illinois Hoopstars Central)

The 6’6” three man is a very good defender getting steals and taking it the other way quickly in transition.  Contests shots on the perimeter.  Smooth athlete that makes plays in the open floor.  Potential as a shooter.


Fawaz Sukurat (Illinois Hoopstars North Williams)

Sukurat is a developmental post to track.  Already has quality size at 6’8”.  The five man from Sullivan is oozing with upside.  Extremely bouncy around the basket with

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