Posted On: 02/7/21 1:56 PM
New Mexico has been under the radar of finding top talent. In this article I searched for some top talent from every high school age division that has been overlooked. These are New Mexico’s hidden gems.
RJ Madrid 6’1" G 2023 (Albuquerque High) Featured: RJ is a slasher who finishes well in transition. He is very quick and plays both ends of the court well. His speed allows him to score a lot of points in transition. He has quick hands and feet and plays aggressive defense. The impressive thing about RJ is that he is bouncy and can finish strong above the rim. RJ has consistently been improving his game, it’s only a matter of time before he has a major breakout.
Tyler Heckroth Tyler Heckroth 6'2" | SG Eldorado | 2022 State NM 6’4" G 2022 (Eldorado High) Tyler is just nasty. He plays extremely hard and has a very high motor. He has a tremendous upside and has gotten a lot better from last year. He also has grown a couple of inches and got stronger. He has a very nice mid range game and is consistent with the long ball. His true strength lies in his ability to attack the basket. He is