Posted On: 06/2/21 12:42 PM

York Ballers 17U - Junior 76ers Classic Champs

The Memorial Day holiday weekend brought a very limited grassroots schedule for teams in southeastern Pennsylvania. Still, a couple teams did hit the road this past weekend and put their reputations on the line at national events like the Gym Rats Challenge (NY), the UA Memorial Day Classic (IN) and the NERR Super 16 (CT). One or two other teams stayed local and took the court at the Junior 76ers Classic (DE/PA).

Below is a review of prospects from southeastern Pennsylvania who played well on the grassroots circuit this past weekend.

17U (2022)

Jalen Duren – 6’10” / Montverde Academy (FL) / Team Final EYBL / Center: We apologize if including Duren (Philly native) in our report again this week feels like Team Final overkill, but you would be hard pressed to find a 17U prospect who playing better right now then this young man. This weekend at Gym Rats Live (NY) Duren was up to his usual tricks – dominating the interior at both ends. However this long and gifted he took it to another level in TF’s win

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