Posted On: 04/6/21 12:38 PM

It takes more than a one-man show to beat great teams.

Who are the best one-two players in South Florida?

For this list, I left out graduating seniors as their high school careers have now ended. Many of these prospects play for teams that are annually in contention for district and state championships. 

Let’s go into my picks...

Jaylen Carey Jaylen Carey 6'8" | PF Westminster Academy | 2023 State #105 Nation FL / Aidan Abell Aidan Abell 6'5" | CG Westminster | 2022 State FL - Westminster Academy

I don’t think the loss of 2022 Ben Middlebrooks Ben Middlebrooks 6'10" | PF Ft. Lauderdale Calvary Christian | 2022 State FL to Calvary Christian Academy hurts the Lions as much as some might think. Middlebrooks is a great player and a surefire D-1 prospect. Of course, I rather have him on my team than not, but I don’t think his departure changes the reason why Westminster Academy went 9-9 last season. The Lions still have a D-1 prospect in their frontcourt in 6-foot-10 Jaylen Carey Jaylen Carey 6'8" | PF Westminster Academy | 2023 State #105 Nation FL who has an evolving offensive game. The 235-pound forward can play in the post and adequately stretch the floor. A partial amount of the rebounds collected by Middlebrooks should transfer over to him as well. Therefore, I think Carey will have more opportunities to play in space and diversify his game. His

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