Posted On: 11/27/21 1:30 PM

The 2021 Charlotte Hoops Challenge kicked off on Friday afternoon. Here’s a look at the Day 1 standouts from the 2023 & 2024 classes. 


Bryce Cash Bryce Cash 6'5" | CG Charlotte Christian | 2023 State NC | Charlotte Christian | 2023

Cash was impressive in Charlotte Christian’s runaway victory against Durham Academy. He showed off his length and burst at the rim as he finished with 12 points, six assists and five steals as he showed off his two-way ability. He’s a 6-foot-5 threat can run the offense, handle and defend with his skillset.

Evan Montanari Evan Montanari 6'2" | SG Gaston Day | 2023 State NC | Gaston Day | 2023

Montanari was dialed in from beginning to end for Gaston Day as he posted a game-high 38 points to the tune of nine 3-pointers. He was an efficient sharpshooter for all 32 minutes as he showed off his growth as a catch-and-shoot threat and factor off the bounce. He’s a name that continues to grow in the class.  

Zion McDuffie Zion McDuffie 6'4" | SF Butler | 2023 State NC | Butler | 2023

McDuffie’s length, athleticism and ability to play the passing lanes was on full display in Butler’s overtime victory over West Cabarrus. He finished the game with 26 points, five steals and four rebounds to lead the scoring attack

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