The Best Players in 2020

Posted On: 12/15/20 3:57 PM

I had the opportunity to attend two Week 5 matchups. The Bishop Lynch Friars went on the road and defeated the Melissa Cardinals 57-49 on Tuesday, and the Prosper Eagles earned a 65-64 victory over the Arlington Bowie Volunteers on Friday thanks to some late game heroics.

Here are five standout bigs from this past week’s action:

Jack Slaughter | 2021 | 6'7'' Power Forward/Center | Bishop Lynch HS - Slaughter did all of the dirty work for Bishop Lynch on Tuesday. He possesses solid size and a thick build that he isn't afraid to utilize. The 2021 prospect had himself a game on defense. He was a force down low at that end. Additionally, he pulled down some impressive-looking boards. He ultimately accounted for a game-high six blocks and nine rebounds. 

Jaxson Ford | 2024 | 6'7'' Power Forward | Prosper HS - Ford was responsible for the play of the week in Week 5. He converted a go-ahead basket on a putback with 15 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter vs. Bowie. Don't let that overshadow his performance as a whole on Friday, because he had a solid game overall. The freshman power forward was a glass cleaner

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