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Posted On: 05/21/21 9:39 AM

Dereck Lively II Dereck Lively II 7'1" | C Westtown School (PA) | 2022 State #20 Nation PA of Westtown & Team Final EYBL.

This weekend a large number of the top grassroots teams from southeastern Pennsylvania will travel to Hampton Roads, Virginia to participate in the Hoop Group / Boo Williams Southern Jam Fest. Widely considered one of the marquee East Coast events of the spring grassroots season, the Southern Jam Fest boasts an extremely competitive field that includes powerhouse regional and national teams.

Below is a glance at the SEPA grassroots squads participating in this event as well the how the bracket could play out for each of the teams.  

17U (2022):

Team Final EYBL: So far this spring Jalen Duren, Dereck Lively II Dereck Lively II 7'1" | C Westtown School (PA) | 2022 State #20 Nation PA , Jameel Brown Jameel Brown 6'4" | SG Westtown School | 2022 State #130 Nation PA and the TF crew have been the talk of the 17U grassroots scene. If you don’t believe us, check out their highlight reels on Instagram for further evidence. Now we understand that Class of 2022 megastar Emoni Bates is joining the roster. That’s just not fair! On Saturday they will matchup against the Virginia Playmakers in the 1st round. After they win that game, this absolutely stacked roster

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