Posted On: 03/15/21 8:02 PM

With sectional playoffs kicking off this week, I’ll be taking a look at some potential X-Factors in the metro area! These seven players may not be their team’s go-to scorers, but they all have the potential to swing the game in their teams favor on Tuesday night.

Andy Stefonowicz (5’10 2024 G, Minnetonka)- Although Minnetonka’s record may not show it, they’re a team that’s proven capable of pulling off upsets this year. They take on 3-seeded Chaska, and Andy Stefonowicz will look to put together a strong shooting performance. As just a freshman he’s scoring 11.1 ppg, and has exploded on multiple occasions for 26 points. Andy has a high basketball IQ and is a sniper from beyond the arc who’s capable of putting up points in a hurry. If he can have a strong shooting night, Minnetonka is capable of making this a close one.

Hakeem Ford Hakeem Ford 6'5" | SF Minneapolis Southwest | 2022 State MN (6’5 2022 SF, Minneapolis Southwest)- Southwest takes on South for the third time this season, after splitting the series in conference play. Hakeem Ford Hakeem Ford 6'5" | SF Minneapolis Southwest | 2022 State MN is a player for sky-high potential, and has shown that in the form of high level production at times this season. Though not always a big

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