Posted On: 05/22/21 7:00 PM

On Friday and Saturday PHI took in some action from the Midwest Premier Hoops Arch Elite Challenge.  There was some quality talent in the event.  Check out what we saw here in Arch Elite Challenge: Friday & Saturday Notebook!


Illinois Bears Solid 2023 Group Impresses

Some of the top prospects from the 618 in the rising junior class were on display Friday night as the Illinois Bears 16U squad routed their opponent.  Early on it was the Cole Peppenhorst Cole Peppenhorst 6'4" | PF Breese Mater Dei | 2023 State IL show.  The Breese Mater Dei 6’5” four man had a nice baseline take then was dominant as a rim runner.  Very fluid running the floor getting dunks in transition.  Knocked in a top of the key three and had a put back netting 17 points.  The guards took it from there.  Trenton Wesclin point guard Grant Fridley Grant Fridley 6'2" | PG Trenton Wesclin | 2023 State IL has such a high basketball IQ and feel for the game.  Silky smooth getting in the paint on drives where he loves the float game.  Went coast to coast a few times in the open floor and hit a three.  Projects as a D2 floor general as he finished with 18 points on Friday.  His running mate Highland point

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