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Posted On: 02/22/21 8:30 PM

It was a crosstown battle on Monday night as Lake Forest High School hosted Lake Forest Academy.  Quite a few talented prospects on the floor in this game.  Lake Forest High School pulled away to win by a final of 51-31.  We dive into the prospects that caught our attention in Lake Forest vs Lake Forest Academy: Top Performers!

 

Asa ThomasAsaThomas6'6" | SGLake Forest | 2023State#120NationIL (Lake Forest – 2023)

Thomas is a 6’5” shooting guard that has excellent size already for the college level and he is only a sophomore.  Very skilled player which was shown throughout the first half.  Hit a three as he is one of the better shooters in his class.  Also passed it well finding his teammates on the move, got on the offensive glass, and had a couple steals.  Finished with 14 points.  Projects as a mid-major plus/high-major talent in a very strong 2023 class.

 

Walter MattinglyWalterMattingly6'6" | SFDeerfield | 2021StateIL (Lake Forest – 2021)

Mattingly is a versatile inside/outside threat from his power forward spot for Lake Forest.  Already signed with Hillsdale for next year the top 30 senior was effective in this game using his length to win 50/50 rebounds in traffic.  Had a pair

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