Conference Preview

Posted On: 02/18/21 9:32 AM

The 2021 season has been full of strong performances, especially from the 2023 class. Dajuan Wagner JrDajuanWagner Jr6'2" | PGCamden | 2023State#2NationNJhas been playing like a potential Player of the Year candidate, while Simeon WilcherSimeonWilcher6'3" | SGRoselle Catholic | 2023State#14NationNJ has been running Roselle Catholic’s offense smoothly and effectively. Both players should find themselves on All-State teams, but they are not the only ones with the potential to make postseason teams. Here are the 2023 prospects who could sneak onto a postseason team this year.

Akil WatsonAkilWatson6'7" | SFDon Bosco Prep | 2023State#38NationNJ, 6’7 SF Don Bosco Prep

It may count as cheating to list Watson here, but he is the go-to guy for a young, talented Ironmen squad. The 6’7 forward has a smooth handle on the perimeter and is a good finisher around the rim. Watson has a nice release on his jumper and is capable of getting hot from distance. He is a good rebounder and is an underrated shot-blocker. Watson is a talented wing prospect who has a chance to make the All-State team if Don Bosco keeps winning.

Isaac HesterIsaacHester6'0" | PGRanney School | 2023StateNJ, 6’0 PG Ranney

The Panthers are off to a 7-0 start and Hester is a big reason why. The Gill St. Bernard’s transfer has a

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