Posted On: 03/4/21 8:47 AM

On Saturday February 27th I attended the 5A Desert Mountain Wolves at the 6A Brophy Prep Broncos.   

 

Here were some observations from the two games I viewed:

#1 Brophy Prep, like always, has a lot of talent in their program.

#2 Three sophs from Brophy Prep stood out in the JV game. 

Malcolm Smith Malcolm Smith 6'5" | SF Brophy Prep | 2023 State AZ Brophy Prep

-A versatile forward can handle it and he plays hard. He plays the game with a high IQ and rebounds well, makes plays for others and can score it from inside and out. Likes slashing to the basket and getting on the glass.  

Conner Ivy Conner Ivy 6'4" | SF Brophy Prep | 2023 State AZ Brophy Prep 

-A long and lean face-up forward. He handles it decently and can shoot it from mid to the 3. He can pull-up off the dribble and shows upside. 

D’Jay Van Dyke SG 5’9 2023 Brophy Prep

-A strong downhill guard is very tough taking it to the cup. He is tough and fearless and uses his handle and thicker frame to score it through contact. 

#3 One junior and two freshman from Desert Mountain stood out in the JV game. 

Parker Kendall PG 5’9 2022 Desert Mountain

-A pure PG with

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