Posted On: 10/7/21 10:08 AM

There’s a lot of backcourt talent in the Class of 2024 and it would be wise to not overlook Jacey Canalin Jacey Canalin 5'6" | PG Wells | 2024 State OR . The shifty 5-foot-6 point guard may often be on the smaller in stature on the court but don’t let that fool you. Canalin has the confidence and killer instinct of a warrior and it’s those qualities that helped him earn a major role at Wells - all in his first year in high school.

"To be honest, it was kind of nerve-racking now that I think about it because freshman year, nobody expects to play on varsity," Canalin said. "But Coach (Cokley) gave me the chance to go out there and play my game and I did it. It was fun because I didn’t think I could do that, play varsity as a freshman. It was cool to be one of the youngest kids out there playing basketball."

Canalin didn’t just make varsity - he got plenty of playing time. On the year he averaged 8.8 points and 3.2 assists and showed a ton of moxie on the floor. He played with the confidence of a senior at times; just ask Westview. In the Green Bracket of

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