Posted On: 09/2/20 11:05 PM

The Rocky Mountain Summit took place in St George, Utah this weekend. Hosted by recruiting legend Dinos Trigonis, the 48 team showcase featured some of the top AAU programs on the West Coast. It also was home to several big time defensive players. In this article PH takes a look at some of the top defenders from the event.

Jace Aquinioc 5’6 PG West Coast Select 2024 - WCS ran a slick 2-1-2 press, Aquinioc was the head, and he used his freedom to harass ballhandlers. Showed good instincts and quick hands, deflecting balls and getting into passing lanes.

Brandon Hall 6’5 SG Team More 2021 (#60PHIL) - Team More played a pressure, in your face style of defense and Hall was the catalyst. Showed terrific footspeed and good lateral quickness.

Shane NowellShaneNowell6'5" | SFEastside Catholic | 2021State#120NationWA 6’5 SF Seattle Rotary 2021 (#5PHW 2021) - Physical wing defender. Nowell has the footspeed to guard on ball, and the upper body strength to defend on the block, or while running through screens.

Drew Carter 6’3 SG Seattle Rotary 2021 (#5PHO 2021) - The university of Colorado is getting a terrific player. On a floor full of stars Carter’s on ball defense stood

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