Posted On: 09/1/21 3:00 PM

What is the latest on recruiting across the state of Illinois?  We break it down here with news from 2022 and 2023 prospects along with closing out the 2021 class with a commitment on Monday!  Read it all in our Recruiting Notebook!

 

Class of 2021

Anthony Sayles Anthony Sayles 6'2" | PG Niles Notre Dame | 2021 State #167 Nation IL (Niles Notre Dame)

The class of 2021 is off to college and the last big domino fell on Monday morning as top 10 prospect Anthony Sayles Anthony Sayles 6'2" | PG Niles Notre Dame | 2021 State #167 Nation IL from Niles Notre Dame and the Illinois Wolves committed to Lewis.  The D2 program got an impactful point guard that pushes the tempo and leaves his imprint on the game in so many ways.  Very rare a D2 program lands a top 10 player in Illinois!

 

 

Class of 2022

Ben VanderWal Ben VanderWal 6'5" | SF Timothy Christian | 2022 State #237 Nation IL (Timothy Christian)

VanderWal had four visits scheduled.  After tripping to Furman he saw all he needed and committed to them!  What is Furman getting?  Elite shot maker with size at the small forward spot with plus athleticism and quickly improving skill off the bounce.

 

Cooper Noard Cooper Noard 6'2" | PG Glenbrook South | 2022 State IL (Glenbrook South)

One of the more under rated lead guards in the state made his call.  Noard is

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