Posted On: 03/16/21 6:45 PM

The only teams remaining playing high school hoops in the state of Illinois are the Chicago Public League squads.  We watched a match up on Tuesday evening between Simeon and Brooks.  It was closer than many would have expected as Brooks had it down to two points with under a minute to go before Simeon pulled away to win 61-56.  We recap the players that shined in Top Performers: Simeon vs Brooks!

 

Jalen Griffith Jalen Griffith 5'9" | PG Simeon | 2023 State IL (Simeon – 2023)

Griffith is a quick guard that was dynamic in this game both scoring and dishing the rock.  Simeon got down early and it was Griffith who brought a spark to them.  Quick ball handler that loves to get in the lane for floaters.  Also hit a corner three.  He is exceptionally good at winning off the bounced and shielding the ball away from his defender to get it up on the glass despite his height.  Crisp passer that was effective as a drive and kick guy in this one.  Went for 16 points.

 

Ahamad Bynum Ahamad Bynum 6'2" | SG Simeon | 2021 State #94 Nation IL (Simeon – 2021)

The DePaul signee is an energy scorer that hit a pair of threes including a slick sidestep one where

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