Posted On: 06/11/21 1:04 PM

Summer offers young players without a lot of varsity experience to start getting ready for greater opportunities.

Last week, Prep Hoops featured Wichita guards, wings and posts who can be considered summer risers.

Here are a few guards from the area around Wichita who might be in line for bigger roles next fall (in alphabetical order):

Levi Harden, 6-foot-3 guard, 2023, Wichita Padres-Mocaby, Maize South:

Harden is ready for an opportunity at Maize South. He’s showing off his ability from deep, knocking down a lot of threes for the Padres this summer. He’s got good size and the athleticism to do a lot more than just shoot. He penetrates with power and quickness, and can score in traffic or kick to an open shooter. At the defensive end, he swats shots of driving guards and hounds ball handlers and picks off passes.

Logan Libel, 5-foot-10 guard, 2023, Wichita Padres-Mocaby, Eisenhower:

The 5-foot-10 guard shoots it effectively, but does a lot of things with the ball to get others involved. He’s quick and deceptive on the dribble, and finds open shooters when he penetrates. After seeing a little bit of varsity action last year, Libel is ready for his role to

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