Posted On: 07/2/21 3:54 PM

This weekend I attended the Section-7 Finals at Brophy Prep in Phx, AZ.

There were only 36 invited teams instead of the first Section-7 with 190 teams.  

There were also four teams who made the Summer-64 Final-4 who ended up at Brophy Prep to play in front of the college coaches. 


I viewed around 10 local teams this weekend and here were some 2024 standouts:

Styles Phipps Styles Phipps 6'0" | PG St Mary's | 2024 State AZ St. Mary’s

-A scoring lead guard with a tight handle. He has good pace to his game and is becoming more and more assertive and attempting more shots on this team. He has a nice pull-up from mid to the 3pt line and can hit the catch-3. The ball is on a string for him and has that next level feel for the game. 

Gabe Pickens Gabe Pickens 5'10" | PG Millennium | 2024 State AZ Millennium

-A pass first PG controls games with his passing. He has a strong frame and powerful legs to go along with his nice handle and speed. He uses it to get into the lane and carve out space. He makes teammates better on the regular, as he is the quintessential PG. He can hit the deep-3 and pull-up at times but

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