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Posted On: 02/27/21 8:00 AM

There are many talented players in the backcourt who represent the class of 2022. They have gotten off to a great start this year, and it should be fun to watch them continue to develop as we head into spring. Here are some of the guards who should be on everyone's radar. 


Eoin Morrissey - Catholic Memorial/Middlesex Magic - 6'3'' - SG - 2022 (pictured above)

A terrific slasher in the half-court, Morrissey shows excellent burst when attacking the basket. The athletic wing is very aggressive when he penetrates and will challenge any defender who tries to deny him a layup opportunity. He initiates contact and is so strong he can finish through the foul. A right-handed wing, the 6'3'' junior can successfully get by defenders and finish with his left hand making him a difficult one-on-one cover. Not only a slashing wing, but Morrissey is also valuable as a spot-up shooter. His ability to open up the floor with his three-point shooting makes the combo wing a significant piece to any team's offense. Morrissey’s maximum effort, hustle on defense, and rebounding stick out. He does a great job hawk sliding and cutting off angles

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