Posted On: 07/20/21 9:00 AM

A "team player", what does that mean? A "team player" is someone who will sacrifice for others, rebound, box out, dive on the floor, outwork others, make the extra pass, take charges, put in the extra time, communicate, make others better, and they have fun!

Every great team has one of these types of players. If you want to be great you need to do the little things that make a difference. Read below to see who makes the list...

Alphabetically here are the Ultimate Team Players from ND and SD:

6’1 F Charlie McCardle Charlie McCardle 6'1" | SF Mitchell | 2023 State SD || Mitchell || Pentagon Schoolers || 2023 

Why? Nobody takes more charges than McCardle, he gives up his body for his team, is good for atleast 3 charges a game, a diligent and hard worker. 

6’1 G Dalen Leftbear Dalen Leftbear 6'2" | SG FourWinds/Minnewaukan | 2024 State ND || Four Winds/Minnewaukan || 2024

Why? Versatile defender, a very good rebounder, battles against bigger and older players, penetrates to set up others, draws two and kicks, gets his hands on many passes. 

6’0 G Elliot Whitney Elliot Whitney 5'11" | PG Sioux Falls Lincoln | 2023 State SD || Sioux Falls Lincoln || Pentagon Schoolers

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