Posted On: 09/24/20 11:51 AM

LakePoint Sports once again acts as host for a multi-week event, bringing in many of what are expected to among the state’s best HS teams this winter. Here’s are some players who caught my eye on opening weekend:

Kanaan Carlyle Kanaan Carlyle 6'2" | PG Milton | 2023 State #7 Nation GA , Sophomore, 6-2, SG, Milton

Not to be outdone by marquee backcourt mate Bruce Thornton Bruce Thornton 6'2" | PG Milton | 2022 State #30 Nation GA , Carlyle took it at Pace Academy in the day’s opener, he was his typical self off the bounce at times unguardable, Milton was without Devin Farrell Devin Farrell 6'1" | CG Milton | 2022 GA and LT Overton LT Overton 6'5" | PF Milton | 2023 State GA (Pace without Cole Middleton Cole Middleton 6'6" | PF Pace Academy | 2021 State GA and Madison Durr Madison Durr 6'4" | PG Pace | 2021 State GA ), but the smooth guard seemed unaffected, love his willingness to get into the mid-range and drop jumpers and floaters with regularity, but can still get to the rim and beat you from way out past the 3-line, and that’s why he occupies the top spot in our 2023 rankings.

LJ Moore, Freshman, 6-4, SF, Pace Academy

As mentioned, Pace was without Durr in the backcourt so Moore stepped into a hybrid role that the versatile Durr often fills as both a guard and wing, love his activity for a young player, a great mover

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