Posted On: 01/20/21 12:57 AM

The MLK Classic took place at the Arizona Grand Ballroom from January 16th through January 18th. Hosted by recruiting legend, Gerry Freitas, the event featured grassroots programs from Washington, California, Arizona, Nevada, and New Mexico. It also featured several guys with the ability to clean the glass. In this article, we take a look at some of the top rebounders from the event. 

Gideon HarrisGideonHarris5'11" | SFLegacy | 2023StateNM 6’0 SG D1 New Mexico 2023 (#2PHNM 2023) - It didn’t shock me that Harris was a dominant rebounder in high school. Although only 6 feet tall, he’s relentless when going after the basketball. The guard from New Mexico was the best undersized rebounder that I saw on the day. 

Malek GommaMalekGomma6'8" | PFElite Prep Academy | 2022StateWA 6’8 PF Elite Prep 2022 (WA) (#24PHW 2022) - Gomma has the longest arms of anyone on the list. When you combine that with his hops and quick 2nd jump, his rebounding radius is wide, to say the least. Goma grabbed a boatload of boards during the weekend off both the offensive and defensive glass.

Jalen BarbeeJalenBarbee6'5" | SGFranklin Pierce | 2021StateWA 6’5 SF Washington Supreme Purple 2021 (WA) (#47PHW 2021) - Barbee was spectacular in several facets all weekend. Rebounding was

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