Posted On: 06/3/21 6:32 PM

Prep Hoops takes a look at some players from the Hoop State who played this past weekend in the Phenom Memorial Day Classic in Rock Hill, SC. These players all could see good recruitment down the road for the 2022 Class. 

Lewis Duarte Lewis Duarte 6'6" | CG Victory Christian Center | 2022 State NC - Victory Christian (Charlotte) - Upward Stars Southeast 2022 

Duarte recently took in a unofficial visit down at the University of South Carolina with the Gamecocks. Duarte has great size out on the wing and shows the ability to create his own shot at anytime. Duarte plays the game extremely hard and has garnered interest from the likes of Rutgers, Creighton and South Carolina to name just a few along the way. 

Evan Smith Evan Smith 6'2" | PG Ardrey Kell | 2022 State NC - Ardrey Kell HS - Ace Elite (pictured on front) 

Smith came out on fire with his shooting from the perimeter. Smith is one the better shooters I’ve seen this spring between playing here and with the Game Changers. Smith has a picture perfect shot and really takes high quality and productive looks at the basket. Evan has a nice quick release to really spread the defense on the

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