Kosy Akametu

Posted On: 02/27/21 5:30 PM

The high school basketball regular season in California might be temporarily on hold, but that hasn't stopped players from continuing to work and improve their games. One of those players is Kosy Akametu, a senior from King/Drew High School.

Akametu isn't talked about much in the Southern California high school basketball scene, but when he steps on the court, you're going to know who he is. He's been playing with ELEV8's 17U team at the Hoops 2.0 Showcases for the past couple of months and he's been one of the top standouts.

He wants to use the showcases as a way to improve his game as well as to make a name for himself and prove that he's worthy of being mentioned among some of the other top SoCal players in his class.

"I just want to get the exposure I deserve. I see a lot of guys that do a lot of things, I know I can do the same things, or even better," Akametu told Prep Hoops. "Why do they get to have it and not me? I'm hungry for it."

Akametu is a solid wing prospect and stands and 6-foot-3. He's really comfortable with the ball in

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