Posted On: 06/16/21 12:00 PM

The 2023 rankings have finally been updated in North Carolina following the spring grassroots season. Here’s a look at Part I of the Stock Risers.

Elijah Strong Elijah Strong 6'8" | PF Myers Park | 2023 State NC | 6’8 Forward | Team Curry
from No. 28 to No. 15

Strong is due for a ton of attention from college coaches as the July Live Period approaches given his size and skill set at 6-foot-8. He’s got the ability to operate inside and out with his ability to handle the ball and make plays for others. He’s a matchup nightmare in the making given his ability to knock down shots on the perimeter and in the mid-range space. Look for him to be a hot summer name soon.

Wesley Tubbs III Wesley Tubbs III 6'5" | SF Northside Christian | 2023 State NC | 6’7 Forward/Wing | Team United
from No. 23 to No. 16

Tubbs finds himself climbing further into the Top 20 ranks in North Carolina’s 2023 class. He’s starting to garner some interest from college coaches with the 2023 recruiting window opening up a bit given his ability to play multiple positions and fill up the stat sheet as a rebounder, distributor and scorer. He’s earned offers from Old Dominion, South Carolina, Hampton, Wake Forest and

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