Posted On: 11/24/20 2:39 PM

This high school season will be the exact opposite of routine. At this point we are trying to find any game action possible to provide exposure. This article will be titled as ’Week 1 Scouting,’ but due to the uncertainty that COVID-19 has brought into the world, don’t expect for these to be weekly articles with the chance of their being no games. 

I was able to get out to one game last weekend for a matchup between the Black Panther (St. Frances) and the Maryland Eagles (National Christian). Here are my notes from the contest:

Julian Reese Julian Reese 6'8" | C St. Frances | 2021 State #109 Nation MD | 6’9 | Black Panthers ’21

Reese put forth the most dominant performance I’ve witnessed since covering the high school level. The Maryland commit scored 40 points, pulled down 22 rebounds and blocks 10 shots to record his first career triple-double. It’s clear that the switch has flipped with Reese and he has become much more aggressive, which was a criticism that has surrounded his game for years. He imposes himself in the paint and overwhelms his defender on the offensive end while being the definition of a human eraser defensively. I’m not totally sure why the Eagles’

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