Posted On: 03/2/21 9:45 PM

Powerhouse Whitney Young went on the road Tuesday night to face an up and coming St. Rita squad loaded with underclassmen prospects.  St. Rita led most of the way through the first three quarters, but the veteran Whitney Young group closed it out strong in the fourth quarter winning by a final of 60-52.  We examine the contest in our 5 Takeaways: Whitney Young vs St. Rita!

 

Amos Dominant in Road Win

There was a lot of highly ranked prospects on the floor.  The Dolphins were without Dalen Davis Dalen Davis 6'0" | PG Whitney Young | 2023 State #115 Nation IL in this one and without him they needed someone else to step up.  That player was 2022 power forward Xavier Amos Xavier Amos 6'7" | PF Whitney Young | 2022 State IL .  The junior is a broad shouldered 6’8” post that went to work on the interior for his team.  He was great at garnering deep post position where he finished over and over again off feeds from Casey.  His quickness, mobility, and toughness around the hoop was excellent.  Made quick moves in traffic to get his shot off.  Very efficient with his touches.  Got to the line a lot where he converted and was rock solid on the glass notching 23 points and 8 rebounds.  Sealed

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