Posted On: 08/26/21 1:39 PM

Whether it was from getting a glimpse of them on the varsity as 9th graders, or from watching them on their summer teams, here are a few big school forwards from the 2024 class we can’t wait to see this fall:

Paul Bloomer, 6-foot-4 forward, Kapaun HS:

Kapaun is so loaded, it’s tough to get much playing time there. But one guy who shouldn’t be overlooked is Bloomer. He has a big, powerful frame that makes him tough inside as well as on the perimeter. He played up this summer with the Wichita Padres, yet stood out for his combination of skills. He is tough in the post and has a really nice face-up game. He hit a lot of jumpers on the dribble and on catch-and-shoot. It will be interesting to see if he can carve out a spot on the powerful varsity this year.

Shaun Cannady, 6-foot-3 forward, KC-Washington HS:

Cannady’s athleticism catches your eye instantly. He’s long and agile and can jump out of the gym. He has nice moves in the post and facing the basket in the lane. And he’s a terror on the boards and running the floor. He put up a relentless fight

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