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Posted On: 04/10/21 9:42 PM

In dominating fashion, the Minnehaha Academy Redhawks hammered Alexandria 80-29 earning their fourth title in five years (and they finished ranked #1 last year). 

MVP.  Chet Holmgren Chet Holmgren 7'0" | C Minnehaha Academy | 2021 State #1 Nation MN .  Our last look at Chet Holmgren Chet Holmgren 7'0" | C Minnehaha Academy | 2021 State #1 Nation MN is the 5-star talent scoring 18 points on eight shots, grabbing 13 rebounds, and dishing out seven assists.  The finger roll off the spin move (or the dunk off the spin move) will be the big highlight many remember but his ability to pass the ball and keep his team balanced with high percentage shots is what I will take away from the end of the year.  Of course the Cardinals were in a state of continual flux trying to figure out how to shoot and score with Chet anywhere near them on the defensive end.  

Top Prospect to Know. Mercy Miller (after Chet of course).  Right now you have to call Mercy the state’s top freshman.  Just picked up offers from Minnesota and Missouri, and his play on the court this season backed everything up.  Mercy is an excellent spot up shooter and his ability to catch and attack off a rotation to score with touch while getting hit is uncanny.  You don’t

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